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Larry Magid: AT&T To Begin Selling Information About Customers

A recent update to AT&T’s privacy policy means that the telecommunications giant can now sell certain customer information to other companies. Fortunately for customers, there is a way to opt out.

07/08/2013

An Apple iPhone 5. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Larry Magid: Obama’s Order May End Spectrum Crunch For Cellphone Users

President Barack Obama signed a memorandum Friday that frees up wireless spectrum that the government is not using for private sector use.

06/14/2013

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100s Of Food Workers Join Picket Line Outside AT&T Park

More than 750 people who work concessions at San Francisco Giants’ AT&T Park Saturday morning launched a one-day strike as their union bargains for better wages, benefits and job security.

05/25/2013

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Tech Report: Facebook Phone May Be Discontinued After 1 Month

HTC’s Facebook phone isn’t producing sales in comparison to all the hype it received when it was originally announced.

05/14/2013

Utility workers repair a power line. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

$250,000 Reward Offered In Vandalism Of San Jose AT&T Wires

Phone service has been restored in the South Bay on Wednesday after being disrupted Tuesday when vandals cut underground fiber optic cables south of San Jose.

04/17/2013

A T-Mobile store sign. (Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images)

Tech Report: T-Mobile To Offer iPhone Without Contract

T-Mobile announced they’ll begin offering the iPhone in April, but will change how customers pay for their phones and that they can have a plan without a two-year contract.

03/27/2013

A man uses two smartphones. (Indranil Mukherjee/AFP/Getty Images)

Tech Report: T-Mobile To Sell Phones Only At Full Price

The days of buying a low-cost, subsidized cell phone in exchange for being locked into a service contract with a cellular carrier could be numbered if T-Mobile’s pricing strategy for 2013 gets any traction.

12/10/2012

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Churches Increasingly Rent Out Steeples As Cellphone Towers

People demanding better cellphone service without having to look at a bunch of new towers may soon have their prayers answered.

11/27/2012

A man speaks on his mobile phone in central Sydney on May 13, 2010.(Greg Wood//AFP/Getty Images)

AT&T, Verizon Wireless Networks Fully Restored After Superstorm Sandy

Verizon and AT&T say their wireless networks are fully back up after Superstorm Sandy blew into the New York and New Jersey on Oct. 29.

11/15/2012

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Tech Report: A Solution To Temptation Of Texting While Driving

While it’s illegal to text while driving in California, some people just can’t resist the urge to pick up the phone after it chimes. Now there’s an app that can help in that situation.

11/09/2012

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