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AT&T Fined $60 Million for Throttling ‘Unlimited Data’ Customers, Will Have to Issue Refunds

AT&T Fined $60 Million for Throttling ‘Unlimited Data’ Customers, Will Have to Issue Refunds

AT&T has agreed to pay $60 million to the Federal Trade Commission to settle a case in which it misled customers about its unlimited data plans.

AT&T and T-Mobile Working Together to Verify Calls and Fight Robocalls

AT&T and T-Mobile Working Together to Verify Calls and Fight Robocalls

In a bid to thwart robocalls, AT&T and T-Mobile have started rolling out call authentication service for their subscribers on both networks. What this means is that companies will be able to notify customers that the calls they are getting from the other carrier are not spoofed and are from their own number.

AT&T Starts Offering Spotify Premium with Its Unlimited Plan

AT&T Starts Offering Spotify Premium with Its Unlimited Plan

Earlier this year, Verizon partnered with Apple Music and the former started offering free Apple Music with unlimited plans. Now AT&T has announced that they are bundling Spotify subscription with “Unlimited&More” plan. Meanwhile, those who don’t subscribe to the plan will still be able to get 6-month of Spotify Trial.

AT&T Ranked the Fastest Mobile Carrier in the U.S. in PCMag’s Yearly Testing

AT&T Ranked the Fastest Mobile Carrier in the U.S. in PCMag’s Yearly Testing

AT&T has emerged as the fastest U.S. mobile network in the United States in PCMag’s annual showdown between U.S. carriers. AT&T scored 97 in PCMag’s testing ahead of Verizon’s 94 and T-Mobile’s 91.

FCC Demanding More Information From AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile, and Verizon Regarding Phone Location Data

FCC Demanding More Information From AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile, and Verizon Regarding Phone Location Data

Location data can be a contentious subject, especially when it comes to who has access to it. Where that data goes beyond, say, a wireless carrier, is important. And now the United States Federal Communications Commission (FCC) is demanding more information regarding that data from the biggest wireless carriers in the U.S.

AT&T CEO Says 5G Phone Plans May be Tiered Based on Speeds

AT&T CEO Says 5G Phone Plans May be Tiered Based on Speeds

Right now, wireless carriers offer a set price and customers expect the best possible network speeds when available. If a plan is tiered, it’s usually based on the amount of high-speed data you get on a monthly basis (with reduced speeds after that set allotment). But if AT&T’s CEO has any say in the matter, there might be even more tiers for phone plans in the future thanks to 5G.

New Study Shows AT&T’s ‘5G E’ Isn’t All That Great Compared to What Other Carriers Offer

New Study Shows AT&T’s ‘5G E’ Isn’t All That Great Compared to What Other Carriers Offer

AT&T officially welcomed what it calls “5G Evolution”, which is showcased with a “5G E” label on some smartphones, not too long ago. And it immediately led many to call out nonsense.

Sprint Calls out AT&T for Misleading 5GE Indicator in Full-Page NYT Ad

Sprint Calls out AT&T for Misleading 5GE Indicator in Full-Page NYT Ad

Sprint has taken out a full-page open letter ad in the Sunday’s edition of The New York Times calling out AT&T for its misleading “5GE” network indicator. With the iOS 12.2 beta update, iPhones on AT&T network have started showing the ‘5GE’ indicator instead of LTE. Some Galaxy phones will also receive a software update to make this change.

DirecTV Now is Officially Integrated With the Apple TV App

DirecTV Now is Officially Integrated With the Apple TV App

The Apple TV app can be pretty helpful, as long as you have the right apps. Now DirecTV owners can say they do.

An Appeals Court Has Upheld AT&T’s Planned Takeover of Time Warner

An Appeals Court Has Upheld AT&T’s Planned Takeover of Time Warner

It feels like it was so long ago now that AT&T’s planned acquisition of Time Warner was just a rumor.