The AT&T HTC One M8 has been hit with a glitch that has, at least temporarily, taken away the bonus 50GB of Google Drive storage that come with the device. HTC Advantage is one of the nicer services that come with the device; it includes benefits like free cracked screen replacement, HTC backup and hands-on help. Users also get an additional 50GB of storage on Google Drive for two years. Well, that is as long as [Read More...]
AT&T has continued teasing the Asus PadFone X with a video, despite the conspicuous absence of an actual release date. They’re highlighting the screen mirroring capabilities of the tablet/phone pair, as well as the smartphone’s high-speed, low-light-sensitive 13 megapixel camera.
AT&T expects to relaunch Cricket Wireless by the end of this, the second quarter of 2014. According to the carrier, the prepaid arm will give its customers devices that work on AT&T’s 4G LTE network as opposed to the Cricket network.
AT&T will fold the Aio Wireless brand into Cricket; a nationwide presence of 3,000+ locations is expected. The entire transition should take around 18 [Read More...]
AT&T reported its first quarter 2014 results, showing impressive growth in revenues, handset sales and customer acquisition for the quarter. While AT&T operates businesses outside of its wireless division, we’re going to focus on this portion. For the quarter, AT&T posted $ 17.9 billion in revenue including handset sales, up 7 percent year-over-year, leading to $ 5.1 billion in operating income, up 8.1 percent.
On the customer side, AT&T added 625,000 postpaid customers, its largest first [Read More...]
In past few months, we have seen the LG G3 in news quite a few times, as it will be LG’s successor to go head-to-head with HTC One M8 and the Galaxy S5. But it seems LG is already working on the mini version of the LG G3 as well, and apparently it will be an AT&T exclusive. Folks over at MyLGPhones spotted some information [Read More...]
AT&T threatens to not participate in the auction if rumored restrictions are put in place
An upcoming spectrum auction that will offer up airwaves previously reserved for broadcasters could actually give the most benefit to smaller mobile network providers. The auction, which will have highly-desirable 600MHz spectrum up for grabs, may have restrictions placed on it that will keep the big players Verizon and AT&T from snatching up too much. According to reports, FCC Chairman Tom [Read More...]
AT&T on Friday announced that its no-cotnract GoPhone plans will receive extra data allotments each month at no additional cost. Taking effect April 25, the $ 40 rate plan increases data from 250MB to 500MB per month. The $ 60 rate plan will improve from 2GB data to 2.5GB data with Wi-Fi hotspots being tossed in as well. Also, a new $ 45 rate plan [Read More...]
AT&T’s pre-paid GoPhone customers are in for a nice little treat: their monthly data allotments are going up, but their monthly cost is staying the same. Starting April 25th, GoPhone’s 2GB $ 60-a-month plan will be bumped up to 2.5GB, while the $ 40-for-250MB plan will double to 500MB. Additionally, those on the larger and more expensive plan will gain mobile Wi-Fi hotspot support at no additional charge. And if you happen to be wanting to [Read More...]
If you’re in the market for a Samsung Galaxy S5 and just couldn’t decide where to get it, or you happen to need to pick up some toner at the same time, might we suggest Staples? Starting next week, you’ll be able to purchase the latest and greatest from Samsung from the office supplies and more store, specifically on April 20th (as that’s Easter day, we hope this also entails getting a chocolate Galaxy S5).
AT&T owners of the LG G Flex might find themselves mashing that check for updates button tomorrow, as a new support doc from AT&T indicates that an update to Android 4.4.2 KitKat should be rolling out starting on April 17th. The AT&T G Flex last saw an update back in February, but it was a small bug fix release for Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean. This update will be chock full of KitKat goodness.