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Facebook Takes Over The Android Homescreen With Home Facebook Takes Over The Android Homescreen With Home

During a Facebook event today, the social network announced Home, a deep integration of Facebook into Android. The idea behind Home is a phone that’s built around people instead of apps. The main feature of Home is the Cover Feed. …

HTC One Launches April 19 On AT&T, Sprint For $199 HTC One Launches April 19 On AT&T, Sprint For $199
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The HTC One is the Taiwanese company’s latest attempt to dethrone Samsung and its super popular Galaxy S line. It has the specs to succeed in this endeavor, and now we know it will be launching before the Galaxy S …

Amazon Kindle Fire HD 8.9″ 4G LTE Arrives On AT&T April 5 Amazon Kindle Fire HD 8.9″ 4G LTE Arrives On AT&T April 5

Are you in the market for Amazon’s 4G LTE Kindle Fire HD 8.9″? Do you prefer to buy your 4G LTE enabled devices from a national carrier? If so, you’re in luck later this week if you happen to subscribe …

AT&T Opens Galaxy S 4 Preorders On April 16, Will Cost $250 Under Contract AT&T Opens Galaxy S 4 Preorders On April 16, Will Cost $250 Under Contract

The Samsung Galaxy S 4 is one of the most anticipated smartphone launches of the year, and AT&T wants consumers to know that it will be the first carrier to start offering the device. In fact, consumers can start preordering …

Although 98% Know It’s Dangerous, Adults Are Texting & Driving More Than Teens Although 98% Know It’s Dangerous, Adults Are Texting & Driving More Than Teens

If you think that teens are the most distracted drivers out there on the road, think again. It appears that adults are not only on par with but are actually worse when it comes to one particular high-risk highway activity. …

BlackBerry Z10 Hits AT&T March 22, Costs $199 BlackBerry Z10 Hits AT&T March 22, Costs $199

After rumors pointing to a March 22 release date, AT&T has finally come forward to confirm the U.S. launch of the BlackBerry Z10. AT&T announced today that the BlackBerry Z10 will indeed be available on March 22. The device will …

BlackBerry Z10 To Launch On AT&T March 22 [Report] BlackBerry Z10 To Launch On AT&T March 22 [Report]

The BlackBerry Z10, BlackBerry’s latest push to become relavent, has proven to be a minor hit in some markets. It’s true test, however, will come when it launches in the U.S. this month. Those hoping for an early March release …

YP Says It’s Number Two In Mobile Ad Revenue YP Says It’s Number Two In Mobile Ad Revenue

YP (formerly AT&T Interactive) announced today that its annual ad revenue attributed to mobile surpassed $350 million, which it says makes it the number two company in the industry for that, based on data from IDC. Overall digital ad revenue …

New BlackBerry 10 Phones Coming to All Major U.S. Carriers New BlackBerry 10 Phones Coming to All Major U.S. Carriers

Nearly every detail of BlackBerry’s (RIM has changed its name to just “BlackBerry”) new BlackBerry 10 operating system and smartphones were painstakingly covered in the company’s big launch event earlier today. The one very noticeable thing that wasn’t covered, however, …

Verizon Wireless Sells Spectrum to AT&T For $1.9 billion Verizon Wireless Sells Spectrum to AT&T For $1.9 billion

According to a regulatory filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, AT&T has agreed to acquire spectrum licenses from Verizon Wireless for $1.9 billion. The 700 MHz Block B licenses will cover 42 million people in California, Colorado, Florida, …

AT&T to Buy Alltel for $780 Million AT&T to Buy Alltel for $780 Million

Now that wireless providers in the U.S. have blanketed major urban areas with 3G and 4G LTE coverage, the companies will now have to do the hard work of providing wireless data coverage for the potential subscribers spread widely throughout …

Disney and AT&T Announce U-verse Agreement Disney and AT&T Announce U-verse Agreement

The Walt Disney Company and AT&T today announced that they have ironed out a long-term distribution agreement. Disney’s sports, news, and entertainment content will continue to be distributed on AT&T’s U-verse service. The deal includes programming from ESPN, ABC, and …

Smartphone Sales Hit a Record 10 Million at AT&T Smartphone Sales Hit a Record 10 Million at AT&T

AT&T announced today that it sold more than 10 million smartphones in the fourth quarter of 2012. The number tops AT&T’s company record of 9.4 million, which was set during the 2011 holiday season. The huge sales numbers include a …

Motorola Atrix HD Gets Jelly Bean On AT&T Today Motorola Atrix HD Gets Jelly Bean On AT&T Today

Motorola angered its Atrix 4G customers back in October when the company said that it wouldn’t be bringing a promised Ice Cream Sandwich upgrade to the device. Two months later, the Atrix 4G’s big brother, the Atrix HD, gets an …

AT&T Galaxy S III Finally Gets Jelly Bean AT&T Galaxy S III Finally Gets Jelly Bean

It’s been a long time coming, but the Galaxy S III is finally getting its Jelly Bean update across most carriers. Sprint was the first US-based carrier to deliver the update. The other major carriers were left out, but it …

AT&T Launches New Global Packages For Voice, Text, and Data AT&T Launches New Global Packages For Voice, Text, and Data

One of the most frustrating experiences to deal with when planning a trip overseas is how to keep a smartphone working without paying hundreds of dollars in international roaming fees. AT&T today unveiled its new global add-on packages, which it …

HTC One X+ AT&T Pre-Orders Start Today HTC One X+ AT&T Pre-Orders Start Today

AT&T announced today that it will begin selling the HTC One X+ on November 16. The smartphone will cost $200 with a new two-year contract and the company will begin taking pre-orders for the device today, November 13. For those …

AT&T Backs Down on Holding Apple’s FaceTime Hostage AT&T Backs Down on Holding Apple’s FaceTime Hostage
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AT&T today announced that it will enable Apple’s FaceTime software for use on its data customers for all of its customers on any type of tiered data plan – not just those with one of the new AT&T Mobile Share …

AT&T Announces Samsung Galaxy Express and MiFi Liberate For November 16 AT&T Announces Samsung Galaxy Express and MiFi Liberate For November 16

AT&T today announced that the Samsung Galaxy Express and the AT&T Mobile Hotspot MiFi Liberate will both be available for AT&T customers on November 16. The Galaxy Express will cost $100 (with a two year contract) and the MiFi Liberate …

AT&T Fined $700,000 by the FCC Over Plan-Switching AT&T Fined $700,000 by the FCC Over Plan-Switching

The U.S. Federal Communications Commission this week issued an Enforcement Bureau consent decree stating that AT&T has agreed to pay $700,000 to the U.S. Department of Treasury to “resolve complaints that the company switched certain consumers to its mandatory monthly …

AT&T to Spend $14 Billion Expanding Broadband Networks AT&T to Spend $14 Billion Expanding Broadband Networks
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AT&T today announced that it will invest $14 billion over the next three years to “expand and enhance” its wireless and wireline broadband networks. The company is calling its investment plan “Project Velocity IP” (VIP), and claims that the expansion …