Tag: AT&T


AT&T played major role building, funding far-right channel One America News: report

October 6, 2021

Via: NY Daily News

Far-right media outlet One America News Network, known for promoting conspiracy theories about COVID-19 and the 2020 presidential election, would likely not exist without the support and funding from telecom giant AT&T — whose executives reportedly came up with the […]

Industries, Others

AT&T’s 5G prices come down as carriers get more competitive

July 23, 2020

Via: Fortune

The spread of super-fast 5G wireless service is prompting carriers to get more competitive, at least for family plans. On Thursday, AT&T, which had been limiting 5G to its highest-priced plans, added 5G access to its cheapest unlimited plan, which […]

Capital, Finance Tech

AT&T’s stock jumps after activist investor sees 65% rally potential to a record high

September 10, 2019

Via: Market Watch

Shares of AT&T Inc. surged in heavy volume Monday to an 18-month high, after an activist investor that recently purchased a large stake in the telecom and media giant outlined a plan that it believes will boost the stock by […]

Industries, Others

How the iPhone changed the telecommunications industry

July 5, 2017


Before the first iPhone went on sale, Apple had gotten good at building computers and making iPods. But in the early 2000s, engineers at Apple had started working on something entirely new — a mobile device that combined a phone, […]


AT&T Adds Security Apps For Networks

May 22, 2017

Via: Fortune

AT&T is expanding its lineup of products for business customers that use its services for managing data centers and large networks. Customers that want to add security features can now forgo buying specialized hardware from outside companies like Palo Alto […]


AT&T Joins Others In Offering Unlimited Data Plan

February 20, 2017

Via: Time

AT&T’s new unlimited phone plan is officially available to all customers. Now, any user can enroll for the plan rather than just subscribers to AT&T-owned DirecTV, whom the option was limited to before. The new plan includes unlimited talk, text […]


AT&T’s Time Warner Deal Comes at a Huge Cost

October 24, 2016

Via: Fortune

The first rule of mergers is don’t do a deal with Time Warner. The second rule, as they say, is that there is only one rule. On Saturday, AT&T T -4.92% broke that rule, announcing it was going to buy […]

Industries, Others

Verizon and AT&T Are Reportedly Through to the Final Round of Yahoo Bidding

June 13, 2016

Via: Fortune

U.S. telecommunications rivals Verizon Communications and AT&T are set to go through to the third and final round of bidding in the auction for Yahoo’s core internet assets, according to people familiar with the matter. After holding a board meeting […]


AT&T Plans to Test 5G Wireless Connectivity in 2016

February 15, 2016

Via: Time

AT&T has unveiled its roadmap for bringing ultrafast wireless connectivity to the U.S. The company announced Friday that it will start testing 5G wireless connectivity in 2016 as part of a plan to broadly roll out 5G connectivity across its […]