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The nation's two largest telco companies get personal -- and downright childish -- following the FCC's Net Neutrality decision.
The deal will see the three largest US wireless giants bring Google's mobile payments service to the Android devices they sell.
The two latest BlackBerry devices will finally be launching on a US wireless carrier this week. The BlackBerry Passport for AT&T has a unique element in its form factor.
In the Q4 earnings report, AT&T boasted it is "leading" the Internet of Things wave with 19.8 million connected devices on its network thus far.
The deal, which will allow AT&T to tap into 76 million cell users in the Mexican market, is expected to close later this year -- subject to any hiccups.
Security for connected devices could possibly weigh heaviest on telecommunications providers going into 2015.
A new case for iPad and iPad mini serves multiple functions, perfect for the small business.
T-Mobile continues to push US wireless carriers. AT&T responded quickly to rollover data, but has limits on how much can be stored and when it can be used.
AT&T Mobility's CEO acknowledged there's a lot of skepticism about the Internet-of-Things trend, leading many to speculate about the value and beneficiaries.
Many workers perform their duties out in harsh environmental conditions and the new Sonim XP6 is built to help them maintain communications through it all.
AT&T is delaying plans to install fiber networks in 100 cities within the United States.
It wasn't all singing and dancing at AT&T on Wednesday, after the company reported less-than-expected earnings for its fiscal third-quarter.
A collection of notable security news items for the week ending October 10, 2014. Covers enterprise, controversies, reports and more.
In a letter to Vermont's attorney general, AT&T did not specify exactly how many customers might have been affected by the insider data breach.
Other cloud heavyweights already attached to NetBond include Salesforce.com and Microsoft Azure.
LG launched their curved display phablet, but the premium price isn't justifiable given the low display resolution, mediocre camera performance, and odd button placement.
Nokia's massive 6-inch Windows Phone is available this week and includes all the best specs allowed by Microsoft. However, AT&T made some design trade-offs that detract from the overall value.
From New York City to San Jose, what are the average 4G download and upload speeds, and what carriers offer the best speed, reliability and coverage?
I wasn't that impressed with the stock white Moto X, but this custom designed model has improvements in hardware quality that make me a believer in Motorola's approach. Let's see if consumers show up too.
The Moto X is a solid Android smartphone priced a bit high, but helping bring voice control to the masses.
I've spent the weekend with the Moto X and keep grabbing my HTC One instead. The price is too high for a subsidized Android device with mid-range specs and plastic feel.
While high end smartphones run $200 to $300, there are plenty of options from free to $100. This gallery shows you two smartphones from each of the four major carriers that your student might want to consider.
It's pretty clear that the Nokia Lumia 1020 has the most advanced camera software in a smartphone today and as you can see in this image gallery of shots around Seattle they have the proof to back up their claim as camera phone champion.
AT&T's LG Optimus G Pro starts shipping today, and is a good alternative to the Samsung Galaxy Note II. LG improves the specs, and offers some handy utilities, but does not have stylus support.
The Galaxy S4 is now available for AT&T and Sprint customers and is an improvement over the popular SIII. However, I still prefer the design and core features of the HTC One compared to software gimmicks of the S4.
AT&T is a vocal carrier when it comes to encouraging people not to text and drive. The solid Pantech Discover Android smartphone integrates this application and focuses on the end user experience.
While much of the focus for enthusiasts is on the Lumia 920, the Lumia 820 is actually a solid device priced at just $49.99. The removable battery and microSD card slot are welcome additions too.
The LG Optimus G is available now on AT&T and offers a good alternative smartphone to the HTC and Samsung branded Android devices.
While the Apple iPhone 5 and Samsung Galaxy S III dominate across carriers, there are solid choices on each carrier from other manufacturers too so don't forget about them.
HTC is focusing their efforts this year and their launch lineup is called the One Series. The HTC One X is the premier One Series device and after using it for a few weeks I am convinced it is the best HTC device I have EVER used.
ZDNet Senior Editor Sam Diaz shares his views on the recent iPhone related controversy--Apple’s rejection of Google Voice. He says, AT&T was not behind the app rejection and that Apple should adopt it because it has already approved other VoIP apps such as Skype.
ZDNet Senior Editor Sam Diaz shares his views on the release of Apple's new iPhone 3G S. Diaz says there is a dark shadow being cast over the new device because of its exclusive relationship with carrier AT&T, while users complain about two-year contracts and lack of support for MMS messaging.
ZDNet Editor in Chief Larry Dignan says charging a mere $199 for the 8GB version and $299 for the 16GB version is a good strategy to drive adoption of the second-generation iPhone. AT&T's big plan is to offer a subsidy on the phone and charge an extra $10 on the data plan. Dignan believes, if the math adds up, AT&T's profit margins will take a small hit now but will rake in the dough later.
Strong passwords do not necessarily provide better security so why do we persist creating ones that are hard to guess -- and hard to remember -- when a computer can crack them in seconds, asks Bill Cheswick, distributing computing and communications researcher for AT&T Labs.
Banks should stop forcing customers to create long, alphanumeric passwords because they can't protect against today's threats, according to AT&T computing researcher William Cheswick
Formula One drivers are not only responsible for steering their cars; they also have to manage gigabytes of data communicated wirelessly between the vehicle and the pit crew. In this 5:21 minute video, F1 driver Nico Rosberg talks about the technology in race cars, why he doesn't drive in Australia, and how he is absolutely, definitely not a nerd.
In an exclusive Face to Face interview, AT&T CEO David Dorman tells ZDNet's editor in chief, Dan Farber, that he's going after an untapped market -- VoIP. Dorman sizes up the competition, discusses claims that his company is undervalued, and defends AT&T's declining top line.
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- 2 Google Voice: A step-by-step primer on ditching your landline while keeping your number
- 3 Google Voice: Just because you can port your number, should you?
- 4 Google Voice: The ultimate how-to guide
- 5 Google Voice: The SMS guide