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AT&T reveals its first three mobile 5G cities

Mobile 5G is coming this year, and now we know the first cities that’ll get it.

AT&T says that Dallas, Texas; Waco, Texas; and Atlanta, Georgia will be among the first cities to get its mobile 5G service. AT&T plans to launch 5G in a dozen cities by the end of 2018, and it’ll reveal more of those cities in the coming months.

AT&T’s mobile 5G will be standards-based, and at least initally, it’ll use millimeter wave (mmWave) spectrum. Additional  [Read More…]

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Best overall Samsung Galaxy S8/S8+

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We’ve officially arrived at our beautiful, bezel-less future, and the Galaxy S8 is a near-perfect example of what constitutes as innovative smartphone design. This device has all the trimmings of a one-of-a-kind style, and it helps set the aesthetic tone for smartphones to come. The good news, too, is that despite the Galaxy  [Read More…]

AT&T proposes ‘Internet Bill of Rights’ after net neutrality’s death

This might sound good on the surface, but don’t get too excited just yet.

It’s been over a month since the FCC voted to repeal net neutrality, and since then, we’ve seen some interesting developments. One GOP representative proposed a bill to restore some (but not all) net neutrality principles in late December, and now in January, AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson has introduced a new “Internet Bill of Rights.”

Randall Stephenson

Stephenson starts out his proposal  [Read More…]

AT&T being urged to stop its commercial relationship with Huawei

This would prevent AT&T from working with Huawei on 5G developments.

This past week has been a rough one for Huawei. The company’s plans to launch its Mate 10 Pro flagship phone on AT&T and Verizon were scrapped during CES 2018, and shortly after this, a bill was proposed to prevent all government agencies from using Huawei’s network equipment.

According to a new report from Reuters, lawmakers in the United States are now trying to convince AT&T  [Read More…]

AT&T reportedly steps away from deal to sell Huawei phones

This is a big setback for Huawei’s plans to expand in the U.S.

Strong rumors have swirled for weeks that AT&T would soon start to carry and distribute high-end Huawei phones, marking a big move for the Chinese manufacturer as it tries to get a strong foothold in the U.S. market. But at CES 2018, as Huawei and its sub-brand Honor both make announcements about international releases of their phones, Wall Street Journal is reporting that AT&T has backed  [Read More…]

AT&T will release true 5G service by late 2018

Some AT&T customers will get to use actual 5G before the end of the year.

There were a lot of developments in wireless 5G service throughout 2017, and now that we’re at the beginning of the new year, AT&T has announced that it plans on releasing a true 5G network to 12 different markets by late 2018.

The last major development in 5G last year was the finalization of its standards by the 3GPP. With these standards  [Read More…]

Huawei Mate 10 Pro to launch on AT&T in February 2018

Huawei’s CEO also called some EMUI elements “stupid.”

CES 2018 is right around the corner, and at the event, we’re expecting to get more details on the U.S. launch for the Huawei Mate 10 Pro. Huawei already said that the phone would be making an appearance in the States back in October, but CES is where we’ll get all the nitty-gritty details on this.

Huawei’s CEO Richard Yu confirmed earlier in December that the Mate 10 Pro  [Read More…]

Can you use an AT&T phone on Cricket Wireless?

Have an AT&T phone that you want to use on Cricket Wireless? Here’s what you need to know.

If you live in an area that’s covered by AT&T’s network (which is most places these days), Cricket Wireless is one of your best bets for an MVNO that’s powered by the network but features considerably lower rates compared to going through AT&T directly.

Cricket’s selection of phones has gotten rather good lately, but you still won’t find nearly  [Read More…]

Xiaomi also said to be in talks with AT&T, Verizon for US launch

For the past few years, we’ve been constantly hearing rumors that Xiaomi – a Chinese OEM that’s very popular in Asia – plans to bring its sleek yet affordable smartphones to the US. Back in April, Xiaomi’s new global chief Wang Xiang, said in an interview following the Mi 6 flagship’s launch, that the company’s […]

Best AT&T Deals

If you’re on AT&T, these are the hottest deals to keep an eye out for.

AT&T is one of the largest and most well-known carries in the United States, and as a result of this, you can often find some pretty sweet deals being offered. Whether you’re in the market for new phones or television service, AT&T has something for just about everyone. Here are the top deals we recommend the most.

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