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You might want to get the ball rolling on your holiday travel plans. Industry experts predict a high demand for airline tickets this year.
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Mobile will sell more than 100 smartphone models with a built-in feature that taps into Wi-Fi networks to make phone calls and send texts when customers can't connect to the wireless carrier's cellular network. The program announced Wednesday represents T-Mobile's latest attempt to lure wireless subscribers away from three larger rivals, Verizon Wireless, AT&T Corp. and Sprint Corp. Over the past 18 months, T-Mobile has shaken up the industry by replacing two-year contract commitments with monthly installment plans to pay for smartphones and lowering the cost to upgrade device and stream digital music.
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AT&T, despite being the second-largest wireless telecommunications provider in the U.S., has recently been regarded as a problematic stock, because of high competition in telecommunications and T's lower-than-estimated revenues. Recent developments - including new mobile plans and phones, network expansion, novel technologies, and increased subscriber counts - make success foreseeable for T, especially when coupled with its steady dividend.
A report this week by moving company United Van Lines lists the Dallas metropolitan area as the No. 2 place in the country that people are leaving, second only to Washington D.C. In the same survey, Dallas ranks sixth for the top cities people are moving to, behind Chicago, Washington, Atlanta, Boston and Los Angeles.
The Salesmanship Club of Dallas - the host organization of the annual AT&T Byron Nelson golf tournament - has elected Michael Haggerty as its new president. Haggerty, who has been a member of the group since 1997, becomes the 95th president of the Dallas-based nonprofit organization, which has been helping children and their families since 1920.
Super Mobility Week -- Connected cars and the ultimate goal of a self-driving vehicle has been a hot topic in Vegas and beyond this week. Verizon Communications Inc. CEO Lowell McAdam predicted this week that autonomous autos could be on the road in the US within three to five years.
Satellite television service DirecTV expects its merger with wireless operator AT&T Inc to be completed next April, Chief Executive Mike White told investors at a conference on Friday. "We are optimistic that we will be able to get this deal closed in the first half of next year," said White.
Apple Inc.'s new iPhones will take as many as four weeks to ship, a sign that early demand for the smartphones is outstripping supply. The iPhone 6 Plus, which has a larger display, will take three to four weeks for shoppers who pre-order online Friday, according to Apple's website, as people rushed to buy the smartphones hours after the company began taking pre-orders.
Pre-Orders Now Available Online att.com/iPhoneCustomers Can Get iPhone For No Money Down and $100 Bill Credit with New Line of Service on AT&T Next /PRNewswire/ --AT&T today announced it will offer iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, the biggest advancements in iPhone history, beginning on iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus are the biggest advancements in iPhone history, featuring two new models with stunning 4.7-inch and 5.5-inchRetina HD displays, and packed with innovative technologies in an all-new dramatically thin and seamless designthat is still comfortable to hold and easy to use.
DALLAS , Sept. 11 , 2014 - For the third year in a row AT&T * sits atop the Progressive Policy Institute's roundup of U.S. Investment Heroes.
Super Mobility Week -- A dull-sounding, yet crucial network update is at the heart of AT&T's voice-over-LTE launches and its drive to add new services for connected cars and wearables. AT&T is finally starting to deploy IP Multimedia Subsystem routers in the field, which will open up how the carrier delivers communication services and what it can do with cars and other new devices on its network.
State attorneys general working to determine whether Comcast Corp's deal to buy Time Warner Cable Inc is legal have expanded their investigation to include AT&T Inc's plans to buy DirecTV, according to sources close to the merger probe. Some two dozen states were already coordinating with the U.S. Justice Department to interview critics and proponents of the Comcast merger, which some lawmakers and public interest groups fear will result in higher costs and less competition.
Sept. 10, 2014: The AT&T* Drive Studio and Ericsson released data from a new study documenting the significant influence that connected car features and services are expected to have on customers' vehicle purchase decisions in the future. The data was sourced from customers likely to purchase a car in the next five years in the United States, Germany, Brazil, Japan and China and the survey was conducted by Ipsos in July and August 2014.
Two-hundred students from diverse backgrounds will receive scholarships funded by AT&T and Udacity for an online degree that will help prepare them for careers in the tech industry. Announced today at The Atlantic's Technologies in Education 2014 forum , the scholarships will cover the costs for students to earn nanodegrees .
Ralph de la Vega, president and CEO of Mobile and Business Solutions at AT&T Inc. predicted that 10 million cars will have embedded connectivity by 2017. GM's Mary Chan & AT&T's Ralph de la Vega and Glenn Lurie chat about connected cars in the day 2 morning keynote.
Updated: Sun Sep 14, 2014 10:46 pm
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