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HTC One M7 owner on AT&T? Prepare yourself for Lollipop

by Gizmoration March 31, 2015
If you’re an AT&T customer with an HTC One M7, you should be waking up to an update notification for Android 5.0 Lollipop. The over-the-air rollout has begun today, though it may take a couple of weeks for the software to reach all users. “AT&T HTC One (M7) Owners! Great news, we’ve received technical approval [...]

Galaxy Note 4 owners on AT&T get Android 5.0 Lollipop

by Gizmoration March 24, 2015
AT&T has finally gotten around to giving Galaxy Note 4 owners their Android 5.0 update, several months after the software first appeared in Europe. It delivers everything you would expect from a Lollipop upgrade, plus Find My Mobile and Reactivation Lock. Available over-the-air and through Samsung’s KIES application for Mac and PC, Lollipop for the [...]

Trade group led by AT&T and Verizon sues FCC to overturn net neutrality

by Gizmoration March 24, 2015
The Federal Communications Commission’s new net neutrality rules haven’t taken effect yet, but they’re already facing lawsuits from Internet service providers. One such lawsuit was filed today by USTelecom, which is led by AT&T, Verizon, and others. Another lawsuit was filed by a small Internet service provider in Texas called Alamo Broadband. (The Washington Post flagged the [...]

AT&T is using the Title II rules it hates to get millions in refunds

by Gizmoration March 20, 2015
AT&T has spent a year railing about how awful it would be if the Federal Communications Commission applied common carrier rules to Internet service. It doesn’t make sense “to take a regulatory framework developed for Ma Bell in the 1930s and make her great grandchildren, with technologies and options undreamed of eighty years ago, live [...]

AT&T lawyers don’t read court docket, can’t appeal $40M patent verdict

by Gizmoration March 20, 2015
A missed deadline means that AT&T lawyers can’t appeal a $ 40 million patent verdict against the telecom giant. A patent-holding company called Two-Way Media LLC scored a $ 27.5 million verdict against AT&T last year following a jury trial in the Western District of Texas. The verdict, which got bumped up to $ 40 million after [...]

T-Mobile promises rates won’t rise, now paying Verizon Edge & AT&T Next bills for switchers, more

by Gizmoration March 18, 2015
Today during its latest Un-carrier event, T-Mobile announced new initiatives including brand new plans and pricing for businesses and a promise to all of its customers that it won’t increase prices. It’s also paying off bills for those locked into leasing plans on other carriers if they switch to T-Mobile.  That “Un-contract” guarantee that prices [...]

How much of a toll are T-Mobile’s moves taking on AT&T?

by Gizmoration March 17, 2015
T-Mobile’s mobile network — and in particular its coverage in non-urban areas — remains its biggest weakness. That said, T-Mobile’s strategy right now seems to be to concentrate on improving its mobile data network in urban areas where it’s shown huge improvements over the past couple of years. T-Mobile’s aggressive “Un-carrier” moves have also forced [...]

AT&T still throttles unlimited data, and FCC isn’t promising to stop it

by Gizmoration March 12, 2015
How long will AT&T continue to get away with throttling unlimited data plans? Even after the Federal Communications Commission’s recent net neutrality ruling banned throttling, the FCC isn’t saying whether it will put a stop to it. All major US carriers impose some form of throttling on unlimited data plans, but AT&T’s throttling seems most likely [...]

Netflix Gaffe Subtweet By AT&T Angered This #Brand

by Gizmoration March 10, 2015
 Here’s how bad our nation’s net neutrality discussion has become: The #brands are now taking part. This is not a positive development. To rewind: Netflix CFO David Wells said something that, as reported, incensed nearly everyone alive, regardless of their take on net neutrality regulations: “Were we pleased it pushed to Title II? Probably not. […] We were [...]

Apple to Replace AT&T in Dow Jones Industrial Average on March 18

by Gizmoration March 7, 2015
Apple will be joining the Dow Jones Industrial Average, according to S&P Dow Jones (via The Wall Street Journal). Apple will be added to the Dow Jones at the close of trading on March 18, replacing AT&T as one of 30 members on the major price-weighted index. Apple is listed on Nasdaq with a pre-market [...]

Verizon and AT&T beat T-Mobile, Sprint in network ratings across the US

by Gizmoration March 7, 2015
Verizon Wireless and AT&T are ranked #1 and #2 in all geographic regions of the US in the latest JD Power network quality rankings released yesterday, with T-Mobile and Sprint bringing up the rear among the four major nationwide carriers. Verizon was #1 in all six regions (Northeast, Mid-Atlantic, Southeast, North Central, Southwest, and West), followed [...]

Verizon and AT&T beat T-Mobile, Sprint in network ratings across the US

by Gizmoration March 6, 2015
Verizon Wireless and AT&T are ranked #1 and #2 in all geographic regions of the US in the latest JD Power network quality rankings released yesterday, with T-Mobile and Sprint bringing up the rear among the four major nationwide carriers. Verizon was #1 in all six regions (Northeast, Mid-Atlantic, Southeast, North Central, Southwest, and West), followed [...]

Verizon and AT&T beat T-Mobile, Sprint in network ratings across the US

by Gizmoration March 6, 2015
Verizon Wireless and AT&T are ranked #1 and #2 in all geographic regions of the US in the latest JD Power network quality rankings released yesterday, with T-Mobile and Sprint bringing up the rear among the four major nationwide carriers. Verizon was #1 in all six regions (Northeast, Mid-Atlantic, Southeast, North Central, Southwest, and West), followed [...]

Apple becomes part of the Dow Jones Industrial Average, AT&T gets the boot

by Gizmoration March 6, 2015
Dow Jones has issued a press release this morning announcing that as of March 19, there will be a change to the list of companies that make up the Dow Jones Industrial Average: AT&T is out, and Apple is in. According to the press release, the change is due in part to Visa’s upcoming 4:1 [...]

AAPL joining famed Dow Jones Industrial Average, replacing AT&T

by Gizmoration March 6, 2015
CNBC reports that Apple will be joining the Dow Jones Industrial Average taking wireless carrier AT&T’s spot on the famed stock market index. The change will take place in just under two weeks at the end of trading on March 18th. The Dow is heavily viewed as being indicative of the overall stock market performance in [...]

Apple to replace AT&T in the Dow Jones

by Gizmoration March 6, 2015
In a move that many felt was a long time coming, Joseph Weisenthal of Bloomberg is reporting that Apple is poised to replace AT&T in the Dow Jones Industrial Average. *APPLE TO REPLACE AT&T IN DJIA — Joseph Weisenthal (@TheStalwart) March 6, 2015 The change is expected to go into effect at the beginning of the [...]

AT&T Drive Connected Car Announcement Provides Major Boost to D.C.’s Urgent.ly

by Gizmoration March 3, 2015
The Washington, D.C.-based roadside assistance service startup, Urgent.ly, got a major boost yesterday when it was announced at the Mobile World Congress that AT&T would be implementing the company’s app into the AT&T Drive connected car services platform. As automakers, tech companies, and consumers move towards a “connected car” market, the announcement not only marks a huge [...]

AT&T is the first carrier to confirm it will sell the world’s sexiest new Android watch

by Gizmoration March 1, 2015
Smartwatch fans have precious few choices when it comes to devices that don’t look like a terrible cross between a Swatch watch and a Casio wrist calculator. Beginning soon, however, that is going to change. Apple is expected to announce Apple Watch launch details during its event on March 9th, and the device will begin [...]

AT&T is the first carrier to confirm in will sell the world’s sexiest new Android watch

by Gizmoration March 1, 2015
Smartwatch fans have precious few choices when it comes to devices that don’t look like a terrible cross between a Swatch watch and a Casio wrist calculator. Beginning soon, however, that is going to change. Apple is expected to announce Apple Watch launch details during its event on March 9th, and the device will begin [...]

Updated: Android Lollipop lands on 2014 Moto X at Verizon and AT&T

by Gizmoration February 25, 2015
Update 2/25: AT&T’s version of the second-gen Moto X has now received its Android 5.0 Lollipop as well. The news comes via a tip to Phone Arena, followed by reader reports of the update arriving. Android Lollipop should roll out gradually to AT&T’s 2014 Moto X via a big 650MB update, so watch out for [...]

 
 
 
 

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