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Why AT&T May Succeed With Time Warner Where AOL Couldn't
News and Trends

Why AT&T May Succeed With Time Warner Where AOL Couldn't

Brad Feld of TechStars says the new deal reflects the need to establish linkage between the 'content' and 'network' layers.
Jeff Harbach
Netflix CEO Gives Conditional Approval of AT&T-Time Warner Deal
Netflix

Netflix CEO Gives Conditional Approval of AT&T-Time Warner Deal

The CEO has been an outspoken advocate of net neutrality, which holds that internet service providers should not favor some types of content over others.
AT&T to Acquire Time Warner for $85 Billion
Time Warner

AT&T to Acquire Time Warner for $85 Billion

The boards of directors of both companies have approved the deal, but it must still pass muster with regulators.
AT&T: Google Fiber Demands Government Favors
AT&T

AT&T: Google Fiber Demands Government Favors

To hear AT&T tell it, Google Fiber has a long history of over-promising, under-delivering and threatening city governments.
Verizon, AT&T Set to Make Final Round of Bids for Yahoo Web Assets
Yahoo

Verizon, AT&T Set to Make Final Round of Bids for Yahoo Web Assets

The biggest U.S. wireless carrier is seeking to challenge the second largest U.S. wireless provider in the third round of bidding.
AT&T Seeks to Top Verizon's Bid for Yahoo
Yahoo

AT&T Seeks to Top Verizon's Bid for Yahoo

No committed financing was required for second-round bids, and Yahoo will assemble in the coming days a new shortlist of bidders from which it will solicit binding offers.
Netflix Admits to Lessening Video Quality on Verizon, AT&T Phones
Netflix

Netflix Admits to Lessening Video Quality on Verizon, AT&T Phones

The company said it had been doing this for five years to protect customers from exceeding their mobile data limits.
AT&T Will Offer Unlimited Data -- But There's a Catch
Mobile

AT&T Will Offer Unlimited Data -- But There's a Catch

Wireless subscribers who have or add DirecTV or the company's U-verse TV service to their lineup of offerings will be able to get unlimited data for their smartphone plans.
FCC Summons AT&T, Comcast and T-Mobile to Explain Data Cap Exemptions
Net Neutrality

FCC Summons AT&T, Comcast and T-Mobile to Explain Data Cap Exemptions

Some net neutrality advocates have expressed concerns over the potential of companies' programs to harm innovation.
AT&T Braces for $100 Million Fine Over 'Unlimited' Data Plans
FCC

AT&T Braces for $100 Million Fine Over 'Unlimited' Data Plans

The FCC is charging AT&T with not properly informing customers that it would slow data speeds on unlimited plans if data caps were exceeded.
Laura Entis
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.