Appeals Court throws out FCC request for programming contracts

On Friday, a Federal Appeals Court threw out the Federal Communications Commission's request that some major TV programmers offer their contracts to third parties for comment. This could affect AT&T Inc.'s proposed acquisition of El Segundo satellite TV giant DirecTV.

The case is... read more

AT&T, CenturyLink and Other telecom groups want to block new Internet rules

On Friday, AT&T, CenturyLink and the US telecom and cable industry groups have called for regulators to block parts of new rules for Internet service providers, citing ‘crushing’ compliance costs and threats to investment.

The industry in filings with the Federal Communications... read more

AT&T, CenturyLink, telecom/cable industry groups seek to block parts of new Net Neutrality rules

In an apparent attempt to have parts of the US Federal Communications Commission (FCC)'s new Net Neutrality regulations blocked, AT&T, CenturyLink and US telecom and cable industry groups filed requests with the agency on Friday.

The filings with the FCC were made by AT&T,... read more

AT&T invested $950mn to upgrade its networks in Mississippi during 2012-14

Leading US wireless carrier AT&T has disclosed in an announcement made on March 31 that, during the three-year period between 2012 and 2014, the company has made a more than $950 million investment in its wired and wireless networks in Mississippi.

According to AT&T, the massive... read more

AT&T’s GigaPower service ‘without tracking’ will cost an extra $29/month

US wireless carrier AT&T has tacked a $29-per-month 'privacy' fee on its recently-announced GigaPower super-fast Internet service - the 1-gigabit-per-second (1Gbps) service - which it is launching in Kansas City to compete with the Google Fiber service.

Announcing its GigaPower... read more

AT&T launching its U-Verse and GigaPower broadband service in Kansas City

US telecommunications major AT&T has said in a recent announcement that it has efforts underway to launch its U-Verse and GigaPower broadband service in Kansas City – a location in which Google Fiber service is already available.

AT&T’s announcement of the imminent launch of U-... read more

AT&T will sue FCC if it pushes forward with Net Neutrality proposal

According to a CNBC report, bigwig US wireless carrier AT&T has threatened to take legal action against the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) if the agency goes ahead with its decision to reclassify Internet service as a as a utility service under Title II of the 1934 Communications... read more

AT&T is readying GigaPower Internet for Kansas City, neighboring areas

US wireless carrier AT&T has revealed in a recent blog post that it is preparing the deployment of its blazing-fast GigaPower Internet service for customers in Kansas City and neighboring areas.

According to the information shared in the blog post, the AT&T GigaPower Internet... read more

RootMetrics: Verizon best US wireless network in 2014 second-half; AT&T second

In its latest mobile network performance report, RootMetrics has revealed that Verizon has retained its top rank among the wireless networks in the US during the second half of 2014; with AT&T grabbing the second spot.

For compiling its latest mobile network performance report,... read more

AT&T: San Antonio businesses can now make unlimited calls to Mexico

In an announcement made on January 20, US wireless carrier AT&T said that its $5-a-month AT&T World Connect Value plan now gives San Antonio business professionals the ability to make unlimited international calls to their clients in Mexico.

Announcing the new service, AT&T... read more

AT&T to Include Pretax Loss of $7.9 Billion in its Fourth-Quarter Results

AT&T Inc. said that its fourth-quarter results will include a pretax loss of $7.9 billion, in order to account for changes in its pension and retiree benefit plans.

The American multinational telecommunications corporation will also include about $2.1 billion for the abandonment in... read more

AT&T will start offering to roll over any unused monthly data from January 25

In a January 7 announcement made at the Consumers Electronics Show in Las Vegas, US wireless carrier AT&T has revealed that it will start offering 'Rollover data' advantage to the subscribers of its Mobile Share Value plans later this month.

According to the AT&T announcement, the... read more


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