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FCC Votes to Classify Text Messages as Information Service, Gives Carriers More Power

FCC Votes to Classify Text Messages as Information Service, Gives Carriers More Power

The Federal Communications Commission has voted this week on a party-line vote to classify text messages in a specific way that will give wireless carriers even more power.

Hulu, AT&T Are Going to Start Running Ads When You Pause Content

Hulu, AT&T Are Going to Start Running Ads When You Pause Content

Once upon a time, paying for a streaming service like Hulu Plus meant actually avoiding ads. Or at least that was the pipe dream, anyway. Nowadays it feels like there are ads for ads, and even Netflix isn’t shy about running ads for its own content while you binge on the platform.

AT&T Will Stop Offering Prorated Credits for Some Services Beginning January 14, 2019

AT&T Will Stop Offering Prorated Credits for Some Services Beginning January 14, 2019

AT&T hasn’t offered a system for prorated credits on its mobile service for quite some time, and now it’s rolling that same policy over to a variety of other services the company offers.

AT&T’s New Streaming Service Will Have Three Different Tiers

AT&T’s New Streaming Service Will Have Three Different Tiers

AT&T is not a stranger to streaming services, as it already has a couple of different direct options, but it plans on launching yet another option in 2019.

AT&T’s New Secure Family App Improves Parental Control Features

AT&T’s New Secure Family App Improves Parental Control Features

Google, Apple, and even Facebook offer up tools to help individuals and families keep tabs on their device and app usage, and even wireless carriers have their own options to do the same thing.

Senators Looking Into Reports U.S. Wireless Carriers Are Throttling Video Unnecessarily

Senators Looking Into Reports U.S. Wireless Carriers Are Throttling Video Unnecessarily

As wireless networks in the United States transitioned back to unlimited data usage, a lot of restrictions were put in place to help temper usage.

AT&T Says It’s Just ‘Weeks Away’ From Launching Mobile 5G Network

AT&T Says It’s Just ‘Weeks Away’ From Launching Mobile 5G Network

Way back in January of this year, AT&T confirmed that its rollout plans for its 5G mobile network saw the launch happen before the end of 2018.

AT&T is Launching Another Streaming Service in 2019

AT&T is Launching Another Streaming Service in 2019

AT&T must really like streaming services, because the company has just announced it’s going to welcome yet another option next year.

Apple and Asurion Vulnerabilities Allowed for Compromised T-Mobile and AT&T Account PINs

Apple and Asurion Vulnerabilities Allowed for Compromised T-Mobile and AT&T Account PINs

A pair of separate security flaws recently allowed for attackers to gain access to customer account PINs from both T-Mobile and AT&T.

AT&T Has More Than Doubled Administrative Fee for Postpaid Subscribers

AT&T Has More Than Doubled Administrative Fee for Postpaid Subscribers

Are you an AT&T subscriber? Then pay close attention to your next monthly phone bill. The network operator has increased the “administrative fee” to $1.99 for all its 64.5 million postpaid subscribers which would allow it to earn an additional $800 million in revenue.