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Conn. AG presses for AT&T fines for repair woes

The something-less than loving relationship between AT&T and Connecticut officials has sprouted new tension. The state's Attorney General and its Office of Consumer Counsel are taking issue with

Verizon and AT&T: Best investment bets in a troubled industry

Verizon and AT&T are drawing props for their evolution into wireless purveyors from their traditional involvement with landlines. MoneyShow.com says the pair have transcended their industry by

Analyst: DirecTV's loss could be AT&T's gain

With DirecTV CEO Chase Carey being pursued by his former employer, News Corp., speculation is heating up that his departure could mean a sale of the satellite TV provider, says Multichannel News. The

The mobile broadband conundrum

Last week AT&T Chief Executive Randall Stephenson told the Wall Street Journal that wireless operators aren't prepared for the onslaught of data traffic coming from smartphones, and that the

Gartner: Embedded wireless to become car maker priority

Car makers in mature markets will focus on putting embedded wireless data connectivity into more than half of their "next-generation" cars by 2012, according to new research by Gartner. The research

Former AT&T Wireless subscribers to get day in court

A class-action lawsuit brought by disgruntled former AT&T Wireless subscribers who say they were mistreated when the company was bought by Cingular will be allowed to proceed. The customers

Video: AT&T's Randall Stephenson and WSJ's Walt Mossberg

Source: Wall Street Journal

AT&T takes next step onto cloud market

AT&T, which dipped its toe into the cloud computing pool several months ago, this week announced an expansion of its cloud computing with Synaptic Storage as a Service. The service, which uses

AT&T's dereg lobbying in Tennessee tops $523,000

AT&T spent more than a half million dollars and used at least 20 lobbyists to convince Tennessee lawmakers deregulating basic telephone service in the Volunteer State was a good idea. The bill

Sling Media blames Apple for denying app 3G support

Placeshifting technology developer Sling Media finally issued the long-awaited iPhone edition of its SlingPlayer Mobile video application last week, but the release version of the app does not