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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 TimesĀ 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.

Sprint is Suing AT&T Over Its Misleading ‘5G E’ Label

Sprint is Suing AT&T Over Its Misleading ‘5G E’ Label

What started out on some Android phones has now rolled over to some iPhones, and, as a result, Sprint is ready to throw down the gauntlet in front of AT&T.

AT&T’s Misleading ‘5G E’ Label Shows up on Some iPhones in Certain Markets With iOS 12.2

AT&T’s Misleading ‘5G E’ Label Shows up on Some iPhones in Certain Markets With iOS 12.2

iOS 12.2 just saw its second developer beta get seeded, and while four new Animoji is the main new feature, there’s some misleading marketing happening with the software, too.

Carriers Say They Will Close Access to Customer Geo-Location Data to Third-Parties

Carriers Say They Will Close Access to Customer Geo-Location Data to Third-Parties

One of the pieces of the giant data puzzle that carriers are able to routinely obtain from a smartphone on its network is geo-location, but unfortunately for customers that data hasn’t been handled all that well.