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AT&T’s robocall-blocking expansion won’t block spam calls unless you pay extra

Enlarge / AT&T’s Call Protect and Mobile Security apps for Android. AT&T AT&T yesterday said it will add “automatic fraud blocking and suspected spam-call alerts” to mobile phone lines for no added cost, but the carrier still imposes limits on blocking of spam calls unless customers pay extra. “New AT&T Mobility consumer lines will come …

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AT&T takes some Time Warner shows off Netflix, makes them exclusive to HBO Max

Enlarge Aurich Lawson AT&T will start restricting some Time Warner shows to its own streaming service, despite previously telling the government that it would distribute Time Warner content as widely as possible. WarnerMedia, the division AT&T created when it bought Time Warner, today announced a new online streaming service called “HBO Max.” HBO Max will …

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AT&T sued over hidden fee that raises mobile prices above advertised rate

Enlarge / An AT&T retail store in Chicago in 2018. Getty Images | jetcityimage AT&T is facing a class-action complaint over its practice of charging a $1.99-per-month “Administrative Fee” that isn’t disclosed in its advertised rates. As the complaint notes, “AT&T prominently advertises particular flat monthly rates for its post-paid wireless service plans.” But after …

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Bloomberg: Dish is close to a $6 billion deal with Sprint and T-Mobile

Sponsored Links ASSOCIATED PRESS Over the last couple of weeks, we’ve heard that getting DoJ approval for T-Mobile’s proposed $26 billion purchase of Sprint will require making moves to create a new national wireless carrier as a competitor. That could be achieved by selling off Boost Mobile and enough spectrum to make a service viable, …

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AT&T cancels Galaxy Fold pre-orders due to lengthy delay

Sponsored Links Chris Velazco/Engadget AT&T held on to people’s Galaxy Fold pre-orders even after Best Buy cancelled reservations back in May. Now that it’s been almost a couple of months since Samsung’s foldable device was supposed to come out, though, the carrier has decided that it’s time to void pre-orders, as well. According to Tom’s …

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AT&T’s streaming bundle with HBO could start at $16

Sponsored Links AT&T’s streaming video service, which will bundle HBO, Cinemax, and a wide selection of Warner Bro. films and television, is shaping up to be a surprisingly good deal. AT&T will be pricing the bundle at between $16 and $17 a month, reports the Wall Street Journal. Considering that HBO Now costs $14.99 a …

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For 5G, AT&T and T-Mobile buy $1.8 billion worth of 24GHz spectrum across US

Enlarge Getty Images | SOPA Images AT&T and T-Mobile committed to spend nearly $1.8 billion, combined, on high-frequency spectrum for their 5G networks in a Federal Communications Commission auction that sold airwave licenses covering the whole US. Verizon committed to spend $506 million in a separate 5G auction. AT&T’s winning bids in the 24GHz auction …

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Hollywood has long-term Netflix deals it can’t shake

Sponsored Links Jaap Arriens/NurPhoto via Getty Images If you listened to traditional media giants like Disney and AT&T’s WarnerMedia, you’d think Netflix was about to become a ghost town as well-known movies and TV shows vanish forever. However, that’s not entirely true. Bloomberg has learned that Netflix has far-reaching deals that could not only keep …

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Massive Growth by P2P Exchange and AT&T Accepting BCH in the Weekly Update From Bitcoin.com

</header> <strong>An upcoming peer-to-peer (P2P) exchange sees massive growth and U.S. telecom giant AT&T now accepts <a class=”lar-automated-link” href=”https://markets.bitcoin.com/crypto/BCH” target=”_blank” rel=”noopener noreferrer”>BCH</a> payments. Watch these and other developments discussed in this week’s video update on Bitcoin.com’s Youtube channel.</strong> Also Read: How to Easily Find a Bitcoin Cash ATM Near You Massive Growth by P2P Exchange …

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Telecom Giant AT&T Now Accepts Bitcoin Payments

<header class=”article__header”> </header> <strong>On May 23, telecom giant AT&T announced that customers can now pay their bills through Bitpay. The firm has become the first major U.S. mobile and landline carrier to accept <a class=”lar-automated-link” href=”https://markets.bitcoin.com/crypto/BCH” target=”_blank” rel=”noopener noreferrer”>BCH</a> and <a class=”lar-automated-link” href=”https://markets.bitcoin.com/crypto/BTC” target=”_blank” rel=”noopener noreferrer”>BTC</a> for payments.</strong> Also Read: US Copyright Office Responds to …

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