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T-Mobile CEO Legere made almost as much as AT&T CEO Stephenson in 2015

As investors gear up to evaluate carrier earnings, recent SEC filings show that T-Mobile CEO John Legere made nearly as much as AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson.

AT&T's $10B enterprise spending plan will deepen its SDN-based on-demand, cloud service footprints

AT&T is making a big bet on its global enterprise operations with plans to invest nearly $10 billion in its networks to boost the reach of wireless, cloud storage and security services.

Carriers decline to join Facebook, Twitter in backing Apple's defiance of FBI

Tech heavyweights continue to gradually coalesce behind Apple, voicing support for the company's defiance of a judge's order to help the FBI hack an iPhone linked to December's San Bernardino shootings. But major U.S. wireless service providers still aren't backing Apple CEO Tim Cook.

Wireless carriers aren't joining Google and others in backing Apple's Cook in FBI encryption showdown

Some tech companies are slowly coming out of the woodwork in support of Apple CEO Tim Cook, who yesterday posted an open letter explaining why his company is defying a California judge's order to crack an iPhone linked to the horrific San Bernardino shootings in December.

Stephenson: AT&T still not 'up to speed' on DirecTV installation

Nearly three quarters after closing on its $49 billion purchase of DirecTV, AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson said the company is still ramping up its installation workforce for the satellite TV operator.

AT&T's 214K new DirecTV subs in Q4 offset by huge 240K loss for U-verse

Resurgent customer growth of 214,000 subscribers for AT&T's recently acquired DirecTV division was offset in the fourth quarter by losses of 240,000 video subscribers for the legacy U-verse service.

AT&T's strategic business revenues jump to $2.8B, but market softness has an impact

AT&T is seeing more of its business customers migrate from TDM-based services to IP-based Ethernet and VPN, but the service provider continues to see softness in certain market segments like the oil and gas industry, which impacted its overall revenues.

On the topic of encryption, it's AT&T's Randall Stephenson vs. Apple's Tim Cook

AT&T CEO Randall Stevenson said Congress should determine U.S. policies regarding encryption rather than tech companies, The Wall Street Journal reported. Stevenson, speaking at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, broke stride with Apple CEO Tim Cook, who has repeatedly objected to criticism of the encryption being used in iPhones.

AT&T's Stephenson says new mobile video service will begin 'turning heads' in January

AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson said his company's anticipated mobile video service will finally launch in January.

AT&T's Stephenson: FCC's net neutrality order puts telecom industry into a state of limbo

A top AT&T executive is concerned that the FCC's new net neutrality rules, which are now being challenged in court, create an ongoing air of uncertainty for all members of the telecommunications industry ecosystem.