Verizon, AT&T Reach $116M Settlement Over Allegedly Overcharging California GovernmentsThe nation's largest cellphone providers will pay a combined $116 million under a settlement approved Thursday in a California lawsuit alleging that they overcharged government customers
San Jose, AT&T Partner To Give Free Mobile Hotspots To Students With No Internet AccessThe City of San Jose has a big back-to-school offer for thousands of students: free mobile Internet hotspots.
Thousands Of T-Mobile, Verizon, Sprint, AT&T Customers Experience Cellphone Outages NationwideFor more than 10 hours, thousands of T-Mobile cellphone customers in cities across the country were experiencing cellphone outages on Monday.
AT&T Rolls Out '5G Evolution' Service; Competitors, Tech Industry Roll Their EyesAT&T is touting the rollout of its “5G Evolution” technology, now in more than 200 markets across the country, including parts of the Bay Area. However, the rollout has been met with some derision in the industry.
Verizon, AT&T To End Location Data Sales To BrokersVerizon and AT&T have pledged to stop providing information on phone owners' locations to data brokers, stepping back from a business practice that has drawn criticism for endangering privacy.
Judge Approves AT&T-Time Warner DealA federal judge ruled on Tuesday that AT&T can move forward with its $85 billion acquisition of Time Warner.
Appeals Court: FTC Can Punish Telecommunications Companies That Hurt ConsumersAn appeals court ruling gives the Federal Trade Commission the right to police and punish telecommunications companies that hurt consumers.
Cellphone, Internet Customers Experience Outages Across U.S.Cellphone and Internet customers experienced widespread outages across the U.S. on Monday.
Union Workers At AT&T Strike In San FranciscoTens of thousands of members of the Communications Workers of America at AT&T, including about 400 in San Francisco, are walking off their jobs Friday, union officials said.
Google's YouTube Losing Major Advertisers Upset With VideosAT&T, Verizon and several other major advertisers are suspending their campaigns on YouTube after discovering their brands have been appearing alongside videos promoting terrorism and other unsavory subjects.
AT&T Reaches $85 Billion Media Mega Deal To Buy Time WarnerAT&T has reached a mega deal to buy Time Warner, owner of the Warner Bros. movie studio as well as HBO and CNN, for $85 billion.
Yahoo, AT&T Users Report Trouble Changing Password After Security BreachAfter Yahoo announced it had suffered a massive security breach, some Yahoo customers say they're having trouble changing their passwords.
AT&T Aims To Pull Plug On Traditional LandlinesWhile many people use cell phones exclusively, there are still plenty of traditional landlines in California homes and businesses. However, state lawmakers are considering pulling the plug on what's known as "plain old telephone service."
Google Fiber Is Coming To San Francisco, Using City's Existing Fiber-Optic CablesGoogle Fiber plans to bring high-speed Internet to San Francisco using the city's existing fiber-optic cable network.
Day-Long Internet Outage For City Of Oakland Caused By AT&T Work CrewThe city of Oakland's Internet service was restored Friday after being down for nearly 24 hours, because of fiber damage caused by AT&T construction crews.