Category Archives: Telco/Communications

T-Mobile Testing Android 2.1 Update for Motorola CLIQ

This only took a year.  I’ve already dumped my CLIQ and bought a Nexus one.. love android now. and the nexus.  Never again will I buy a motorola smartphone.  cause I’ll bet you still can’t root them.

T-Mobile Testing Android 2.1 Update for Motorola CLIQ: “

T-Mobile confirmed to Phone Scoop via email that it is currently testing the Android 2.1 update for the Motorola CLIQ. A T-Mobile spokesperson said, ‘Motorola and T-Mobile are currently conducting a user trial for a CLIQ upgrade to Android 2.1 and are gathering feedback. We expect full deployment to begin shortly after this testing period.’ Meanwhile, Motorola has posted instructions on its web site on how to perform a manual update to Android 2.1.

 

AT&T: Net rules must allow ‘paid prioritization’ | Politics and Law – CNET News

AT&T: Net rules must allow ‘paid prioritization’ | Politics and Law – CNET News: “

August 31, 2010 2:17 PM PDT AT&T: Net rules must allow ‘paid prioritization’ by Declan McCullagh Font size Print E-mail Share 69 comments Share   65 1 AT&T said Tuesday that any Net neutrality plan restricting its ability to engage in ‘paid prioritization’ of network traffic would be harmful and contrary to the fundamental principles of the Internet. Telecommunications providers need the ability to set different prices for different forms of Internet service, AT&T said, adding that it already has ‘hundreds’ of customers who have paid extra for higher-priority services. ‘Our view is that if the Federal Communications Commission is going to be making policy decisions on this front, it should base them on the facts, as opposed to dogma,’ an AT&T rep”

 

AT&T wants to remain the exclusive U.S. iPhone provider until 2011 and is pressuring Apple to extend their business

AT&T wants to remain the exclusive U.S. iPhone provider until 2011 and is pressuring Apple to extend their business

{opinion} They need to.. the only reason I’m with AT&Monopoly is because of the Iphone.. If it were no longer exclusive I would drop AT&Monopoly like a Hot Rock.

TUAW has an interesting look at the radio issue that would come up if apple went with Verison

AT&T to offer unsubsidized iPhone 3G with no commitment required?

I say it’s about time! and WHERE IS THE TEATHERING!!! SHEESH

AT&T to offer unsubsidized iPhone 3G with no commitment required?:

For existing AT&T subscribers looking to get a new handset for a few months before they make that inevitable Pre / iPhone 3.0 / Gizmondo decision this summer — or folks who just despise contracts in general — it looks like AT&T will be offering unsubsidized iPhone 3Gs at last. According to some training slides obtained by The Boy Genius, the ‘no-commit’ price will only be available to existing customers, and will run them $599 for the 8GB model and $699 for the 16GB. Sounds like somebody’s looking to flush a bit of stock, or perhaps they’ve finally decided to almost treat the phone like pretty much every single other device on the market — wild times we’re living in, folks. The no-commit o”