AT&T is starting up a new rewards program for its customers called AT&T Thanks starting this summer. The carrier will offer free movie tickets, special deals on concerts and more as part of the program.
AT&T will begin offering new roaming deals for customers who use their phones in Mexico and Canada. Starting May 20, AT&T Unlimited Plan members will not incur any roaming charges in those two countries.
AT&T has announced that it will decommission its 2G EDGE network by the end of 2016. CFO John Stevens told Wireless Week that the carrier has moved over 6 million subscribers off the legacy network over the last 12 months.
For a limited time, AT&T will pay out up to $650 per line to cover costs related to switching from your current carrier. The carrier will pay your early termination fee or device payments up to $650 per line you bring over.
AT&T is once again going to offer an unlimited data plan, but only if you are also a DirecTV or U-Verse subscriber. The plan will be $100 a month for a single line, and $40 a month for each additional line.
A new report, citing a leaked internal document from AT&T, states that the wireless carrier will officially no longer offer two-year contract plans for any of its smartphones starting on January 8. New and existing customers will have to pay for the full price of the phones up front or via AT&T Next installment plans.
An AT&T forum representative has given details suggesting that monthly OS updates will be a regular experience for those with the new Lumia 950. Although the info is not new it does lend credence to the Windows as a Service (WaaS) model we have covered before.
There is still no firm launch date for the AT&T Lumia 950 here in the U.S., but we know it is coming soon. This video was taken tonight at the ATT Store of the Future in Fresno and it clearly shows the Lumia 950 along with the line 'Windows 10 Office Anywhere'. AT&T is expected to start selling the Lumia 950 by the end of November, and we have heard Friday the 20th. Seeing...