Tag Archives: AT&T

Hometown hookup: Alaska Air shifts to T-Mobile from AT&T in new link between Seattle companies

Alaska Airlines plans to shift the majority of its behind-the-scenes wireless business to T-Mobile — creating a new connection between two Seattle-area companies, and illustrating the Bellevue-based wireless carrier’s growth potential in providing 5G services to large government and business customers. T-Mobile rival AT&T had been Alaska’s longtime wireless carrier, although T-Mobile and Alaska did not mention that fact in announcing ... Read More »

Latest beta update for BlackBerry Priv on AT&T brings December security patch

If you are a BlackBerry Priv user on AT&T’s network, and your device is eligible to receive beta updates, here’s some news for you: a new update has started rolling out that includes Android security fixes for the month of December. Arriving as build AAI020, the update has just begun rolling out, so it may take some time before you ... Read More »

AT&T starts taking pre-orders for the Samsung Gear S3 frontier LTE tomorrow

Earlier today Samsung decided to finally share availability details for its Gear S3 smartwatches. That information, however, only applies to the devices that will be sold through big third party retailers such as Amazon and Best Buy, and also by Samsung itself. The Korean company mentioned that the LTE-capable Gear S3 frontier model would be available from AT&T, T-Mobile, and ... Read More »

AT&T Priv’s ‘No Service’ issue: BlackBerry working with AT&T to expedite the fix

BlackBerry has announced that it’s currently working with AT&T to speed up the release of a fix to the ‘No Service’ issue that some Priv users have been facing on the carrier’s network for over a month now. “The root cause for this issue has been identified, and a solution will be made available shortly as BlackBerry is working with ... Read More »

AT&T Samsung Galaxy S5 Active gets Marshmallow update

If you are still rocking a Galaxy S5 Active and are going to do so for a while at least, you have a reason to rejoice. AT&T has finally released the Android Marshmallow 6.0.1 update for the phone. Shortly following the update for the standard AT&T S5, the update for the S5 Active is identical and comes in a solid ... Read More »

users giving BlackBerry Priv a strong thumbs down, says AT&T exec

BlackBerry’s debut Android-powered cellphone Priv has were given a massive thumbs down from clients, at-least in step with AT&T. An unnamed, high–degree govt with the carrier bluntly told Cnet that thedevice “is truly struggling.” The executive referred to that the handset frequently stuck the flamboyant of BlackBerry loyalistshandiest, and over-and-above that, majority of individuals who simply went beforehand and purchasedthe ... Read More »

AT&T Galaxy S7 and S7 side getting may additionally security replace

several users are reporting that AT&T has began rolling out the state-of-the-art protection replace to Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 part gadgets on its network. The update bumps the device‘s protection patch level to the month of may additionally. The service is but to update its legit website with details of the continuing roll-out, so we aren’t sure in the ... Read More »

AT&T is expanding its rugged device catalog with two Kyocera handsets

AT&T announced that it will be expanding its selection of rugged phones with two new models by Kyocera – the DuraForce XD and DuraXE, joining the Kyocera DuraForce, already up for offer. The DuraForce XD is currently the OEM’s top of the line offer. It comes with a spacious 5.7-inch 1280×720 pixel impact-resistant IPS display and is powered by the ... Read More »

In Report on Data Collection Practices, WhatsApp and AT&T Fail the Test

In the post-Snowden era, tech companies are increasingly being rated not only for the quality of their gadgets and services, but also for how they handle government requests for customer data. In the Electronic Frontier Foundation’s annual report on data collection practices, tech companies like Yahoo, Apple and Adobe earned top marks, while WhatsApp and AT&T came in last.The report ... Read More »