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AT&T Is Gearing Up to Bring Exclusive Games, Video to Connected Cars
Internet of Things

AT&T Is Gearing Up to Bring Exclusive Games, Video to Connected Cars

The company already has signed up eight automaker partners.
Google Partners With Wireless Carriers to Push Wallet Service
Digital Wallet

Google Partners With Wireless Carriers to Push Wallet Service

The idea is to pre-install Google's electronic payment service on phones, as the companies seek to counter Apple Inc's recent entry into the nascent market for mobile payments.
Move Over AT&T and Verizon: This Cable Giant Is Getting Into the Phone Service Game
Phones

Move Over AT&T and Verizon: This Cable Giant Is Getting Into the Phone Service Game

The idea is to give people an alternative to pricier data plans from the big cellular companies.
AT&T Scraps Plans for In-Flight High-Speed Internet Service
Business Travel

AT&T Scraps Plans for In-Flight High-Speed Internet Service

Instead, the company says it wants to focus on international expansion and video offerings.
FTC Sues AT&T for 'Deceptive' Data Throttling
Legal Issues

FTC Sues AT&T for 'Deceptive' Data Throttling

The mobile service provider is being accused of charging millions of customers for 'unlimited' data plans while cutting data speeds.
How to Leverage Live Marketing With Social Media Before, During and After Events
Events

How to Leverage Live Marketing With Social Media Before, During and After Events

Some large brands are pioneering marketing strategies blending social media with traditional events. The synergy is powerful while the cost is remarkably manageable.
Kelly Springs-Kelley
A Glimmer of Compromise on Net Neutrality as FCC Comment Period Ends
Net Neutrality

A Glimmer of Compromise on Net Neutrality as FCC Comment Period Ends

A major Internet service provider and a leading advocate of Internet freedom have outlined middle routes in the polarized and politicized debate.
Peter Page
U.S. Says Fourth Amendment Does Not Protect Digitally-Stored Data
Legal Issues

U.S. Says Fourth Amendment Does Not Protect Digitally-Stored Data

A drug trafficking case in which the government is demanding Microsoft hand over emails stored in a Dublin datacenter has called into question Fourth Amendment rights in a digital era.
Geoff Weiss
AT&T's Latest Move Should Have Net Neutrality Advocates Freaking Out
Net Neutrality

AT&T's Latest Move Should Have Net Neutrality Advocates Freaking Out

The telecom giant has signed on the first significant customer to its sponsored controversial data program.
AT&T and DirecTV Ink $49 Billion Merger
Mergers and Acquisitions

AT&T and DirecTV Ink $49 Billion Merger

As the television industry continues to evolve and the mobile market matures, players within the telecommunications industry are seeking to band together and scale up.
Geoff Weiss
Another Mega Merger: AT&T Reportedly Eyeing $40 Billion Purchase of DirecTV
Mergers and Acquisitions

Another Mega Merger: AT&T Reportedly Eyeing $40 Billion Purchase of DirecTV

A new report alleges telecommunications giant AT&T has approached DirecTV about a merger that could be worth as much as $40 billion.
Geoff Weiss
AT&T Thinks It Can Provide Seamless Wi-Fi at 30,000 Feet
AT&T

AT&T Thinks It Can Provide Seamless Wi-Fi at 30,000 Feet

The telecommunications company said that by late 2015, it would build a new air-to-ground network based on 4G LTE, creating a better wireless experience on continental flights.
Laura Entis
Here's One Big Reason Mobile Carriers Don't Want a 'Kill Switch' on Smartphones
Smartphones

Here's One Big Reason Mobile Carriers Don't Want a 'Kill Switch' on Smartphones

A new report shows how many billions of dollars companies such as Verizon and AT&T could lose each year if smartphone theft decreases.
Jason Fell
From American Express to eBay, Businesses Cheer Arizona's Vetoing of Anti-Gay Bill
Leadership

From American Express to eBay, Businesses Cheer Arizona's Vetoing of Anti-Gay Bill

Arizona Governor Jan Brewer vetoed a law that would have given business owners the right to refuse service to customers because of religious beliefs.
Catherine Clifford