Archive for the 'Cingular' Category

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AT&T Selects MediaFLO

February 13th, 2007

Cingular, the wireless division of AT&T, has announced a definitive agreement with Qualcomm’s MediaFLO USA to deliver mobile entertainment and information services. The two companies expect to make the service available to customers in late 2007. Using MediaFLO, AT&T will launch mobile TV services on select phones specifically designed with an intuitive user interface that [...]

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Cingular Introduces Pay-Per-Use Push to Talk Services

January 31st, 2007

Cingular Wireless, sorry, Wireless Service Powered by AT&T is now offering its powerful Push to Talk service on a pay-per-use basis; allowing customers to use the service with out the need of a additional monthly service charge. Business and consumer customers across the country have been enjoying the enhanced features of our Push To Talk [...]

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Retiree wins fight with cell phone company over $30,000 bill

January 29th, 2007

A Florida retiree has won a battle with Cingular Wireless over bills for about $31,000 in calls from Nicaragua he says he never made. The former bank executive says his bill is normally about 150 dollars and he says he hasn’t been to Nicaragua. Oliver DeSofi complained he was defrauded; the company disagreed, tried to [...]

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Cingular Q4 profit nearly quadruples on customer growth during winter holidays

January 25th, 2007

The wireless division of AT&T posted a net income of $782 million a 283% increase over 2005–and its best ever net subscriber additions. Low churn and strong gross additions of 5.5 million led to net subscriber growth of 2.4 million, a record for Cingular Wireless. Fifty-three percent growth in data ARPU helped overall ARPU increase [...]

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Cingular to AT&T Migration Explained (video)

January 17th, 2007

Comedy Central’s Stephen Colbert offers a detailed explanation of the history of AT&T, Bellsouth, SBC and Cingular Wireless. Video available after the jump.

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Cingular Wireless is now the New AT&T

January 14th, 2007

Starting Monday, January 15th, AT&T is launching a new advertising campaign to begin the re-branding of Cingular Wireless to the New AT&T. Around the world, our customers recognize the AT&T brand for meaningful innovation, a commitment to customer service, high quality and exceptional reliability. AT&T, BellSouth and Cingular are now one company, and going to [...]