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Lowenstein's View: Success of usage-based pricing depends on educating consumers

Note from AT&T to its customers: The wireless Internet is different than the wired Internet. There has been ample analysis of the pros and cons of AT&T's recent pricing move (including my

AT&T's 3G femtocell service counts against data usage caps

Peter Jarich at Current Analysis revealed in a research piece that AT&T's (NYSE:T) 3G Microcell femtocell service--which involves customers buying the mini base station to improve coverage in the

Broadband metering: A misguided struggle for bandwidth control

After rumors percolated on consumer advocacy site Stop the Cap, AT&T (NYSE: T) finally made it official on Wednesday that they will formally end its DSL metering trial in its Beaufort, Texas and

Verizon smartphone customers consume 600-800 MB per month

Verizon Wireless (NYSE:VZ) is putting the final touches on new data price plans to coincide with the upcoming launch of its LTE network. And those plans will likely eliminate any unlimited data

FCC begins broadband reclassification process

WASHINGTON--The FCC voted to accept public comments on a proposal to reclassify broadband as a Title II common-carrier service. This move is seen as a key prerequisite for giving the commission the

Qwest gets OMB approval for MTIPS security service

Qwest Government Services (NYSE: Q) is the latest service provider General Services Administration (GSA) Networx Universal contract holder to gain approval to offer Managed Trusted Internet Protocol

Report: AT&T's acquisition of Alltel assets nearing approval

The FCC is getting close to approving AT&T's (NYSE:T) $2.35 billion purchase of former Alltel assets that Verizon Wireless (NYSE:VZ) was required to divest, according to a report in the Wall

AT&T CEO brushes off Verizon's ties with Google

AT&T (NYSE: T) CEO Randall Stephenson is not worried about the close relationship rival Verizon Wireless (NYSE:VZ) has cultivated with Google and the company's Android platform, explaining that

iPad security flaw exposes subscriber data

AT&T (NYSE:T) revealed that some users of Apple's (NASDAQ:AAPL) iPad had personal information exposed thanks to a network security flaw. Gawker first reported the breach, which led to the

AT&T, Verizon join Google in net neutrality group

Talk about strange bedfellows. AT&T (NYSE:T), Verizon (NYSE:VZ) and Comcast have joined forces with Google, Microsoft, Intel and other tech and telecom companies to form an independent technical