AT&T Announces New Cheaper Prepaid Smartphone Rate Plan
AT&T has announced a new more affordable prepaid smartphone rate plan for users who don't want to contract. AT&T is added a new $65 monthly plan to its GoPhone offering. For $65 a month the plan includes unlimited talk and text messaging with 1 GB of data.
The unlimited texting also includes messaging to Mexico, Canada, and over 100 other countries. AT&T will continue to offer a $50 monthly plan with unlimited talking texting and a $25 monthly plan with 250 min. and unlimited texting.
“AT&T is expanding their rollout this week to more cities like Charlotte, San Antonio. I expect this to continue in coming weeks and months,” says technology industry analyst Jeff Kagan.(PRWeb July 31, 2014)Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/JeffKAGAN-IndustryAnalyst/A ... Source: PRWeb
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Raleigh is about to get a fiber Internet boost – but this time it’s Time Warner Cable at the reigns.
Time Warner Cable has announced its intention to “transform” the customer experience in seven markets with its TWC Maxx initiative, including Raleigh. Specifically, the super-fast Internet and TV service is coming to Charlotte, Raleigh, Dallas, Hawaii, Kansas City, San Antonio and San Diego.
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Sprint isn't the only company trying to buy T-Mobile US.
Iliad, a telecom in France, "has made an offer for T-Mobile US in a bold bid to counter an offer for the country's fourth-largest wireless carrier by Sprint," The Wall Street Journal reported today. But it may be too late. While Sprint and T-Mobile haven't announced a merger, the two companies "have agreed on the broad outlines of a deal valuing T-Mobile US at more than $30 billion," t ... Source: Ars Technica
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Police have arrested a man suspected in a bank robbery and bomb threat at Milford Bank in Milford on January 14.
Police said a man wearing an AT&T hard hat and safety glasses walked up to a teller at the bank at 205 Bridgeport Avenue at 8:35 a.m., put a paper bag on the counter, indicating it contained a bomb and handed the teller a note.
The teller complied with the demand and gave the man money, police said.
The man fled then toward Lenox Avenue in a car and left the pap ... Source: NBC Connecticut
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Federal Communications Commission Chairman Tom Wheeler today sent a letter [PDF via Gigaom] to Verizon Wireless, questioning its plan to throttle customers that have unlimited data plans during peak usage times. Verizon first announced its intention to throttle high-usage customers on grandfathered unlimited LTE plans last week. In the letter, Wheeler says that he is "deeply troubled" by Verizon's decision to thro ... Source: MacRumors
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While the nation's largest internet service providers have been making lots of noise recently, the country's fastest network has stayed quiet, just like the Tennessee town it services. The small, southern city of Chattanooga, Tennessee, boasts internet speeds up to a whopping gigabit per second, thanks to a local municipal fiber internet network, and has since last year. That's the same speed as Google Fiber, only there's no legacy tech giant pumping technology i ... Source: Business Insider
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The FCC received so many comments – more than a million – on proposed changes to its net neutrality rules that its website crashed. But don’t blame SAG-AFTRA or the DGA; neither weighed in before the deadline.
“We have not filed comments,” said an official for the actors union. Likewise, said a rep for the directors: “The DGA hasn’t made any filings regarding net neutrality in the latest round.”
Related: WGA Makes Last FCC Pitch On Latest Net Neutrality Rules
T ... Source: DeadlineFull article at: Deadline1 day ago, 4:24pm CDT
Playing host to ESPN College GameDay is a prestigious honor for any school. That honor won't go to a specific school to open the season, though, as ESPN will tout a neutral-site game between Florida State and Oklahoma State.
ESPN College GameDay first reported the news via its official Twitter account:
According to Sandra Baker of the Star-Telegram, the Chris Fowler-led crew will converge on Sundance Square in downtown ... Source: Bleacher ReportFull article at: Bleacher Report1 day ago, 9:53am CDT
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