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Topic: AT&T

New iPad 4G LTE incompatible with networks outside North America

03/08/2012, 08:03 pm

Despite being labeled a '4G LTE-capable' device, Apple's third generation iPad will likely be incompatible with the radio frequencies supporting the wireless technology outside of the U.S. and Canada.

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Verizon will support Personal Hotspot with 4G LTE iPad at launch, AT&T won't

03/08/2012, 02:03 pm

Verizon has announced that customers who use a new iPad with 4G LTE on its network will be able to use the device's Personal Hotspot feature, but AT&T officials have said they plan to enable the feature "in the future."

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Apple selling out of first-day delivery pre-orders for some new iPad models

03/08/2012, 10:03 am

Suggesting strong demand for the new iPad at launch, shipping estimates for the white 4G LTE model from AT&T have shipped to March 19 at Apple's online store.

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iPhone 4S with iOS 5.1 begins advertising AT&T HSDPA as '4G'

03/07/2012, 04:03 pm

iPhone 4S users on AT&T who update to iOS 5.1 will see their network indicator state they are on a "4G" network when utilizing the carrier's high-speed HSDPA network.

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AT&T also teases "exciting" announcement; $99 AppleCare+ rumored for new iPad

03/07/2012, 01:03 am

As Apple is expected to take the wraps off its next-generation iPad on Wednesday, AT&T Wireless has joined rival Verizon in trumpeting an "exciting new addition" to its line-up that is coming soon to the carrier. Also, a new report claims Apple will offer $99 AppleCare+ for iPad warranty coverage for the new tablet.

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Apple expects 4G LTE iPad to boost mobile video watching, Reuters says

03/06/2012, 11:03 am

Yet another report states that Apple's third-generation iPad will offer high-speed 4G LTE connectivity, as the company looks to offer high quality video to users on the go.

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Rumor: 4G LTE is 'good to go' for Apple's third-gen iPad

03/05/2012, 04:03 pm

Yet another report surfaced on Monday to join the chorus of others who have indicated that Apple plans to add a high-speed 4G LTE wireless radio to its third-generation iPad.

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AT&T sets threshold for 'unlimited' data plan throttling

03/01/2012, 06:03 pm

A new policy to be applied to AT&T unlimited 3G and 4G data plans puts a cap on the amount of bandwidth users are allowed before being throttled, effectively bringing and end to truly 'unlimited' data use on the company's network.

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AT&T planning to let developers pay for users' smartphone data usage

02/27/2012, 04:02 pm

AT&T has revealed that it is working on a system that would allow mobile software developers to pay for users' bandwidth use, in an approach likened to toll-free calling.

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iPhone user successfully sues AT&T over 3G throttling

02/24/2012, 04:02 pm

In a California court ruling on Friday, an AT&T customer who saw a reduction in his iPhone's download speed due to high usage was awarded $850 on claims that the telecom's throttling measures are unfair to consumers.

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T-Mobile US says it lost 700K subscribers 'primarily' due to iPhone 4S launch

02/23/2012, 10:02 am

T-Mobile U.S. this week reported disappointing quarterly earnings, and blamed a loss of more than 700,000 contract customers on Apple's October introduction of the iPhone 4S.

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WSJ: Apple to add 4G LTE to third-generation iPad

02/13/2012, 11:02 pm

A new report claims Apple will announce a third-generation iPad in early March that is capable of operating on 4G LTE networks from Verizon and AT&T.

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AT&T's 4G-compatible micro-SIM cards prompt speculation of LTE 'iPad 3'

02/10/2012, 11:02 am

AT&T stores have begun receiving new micro-SIM cards compatible with the carrier's LTE 4G network, prompting speculation that they could be compatible with a new third-generation iPad from Apple compatible with 4G LTE networks.

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AT&T throttling unlimited data users starting at 2 GB per month based on location

02/09/2012, 05:02 pm

The story of an AT&T customer having his bandwidth throttled after transferring only 2 GB of a so-called unlimited data plan has created a maelstrom of press, and has forced the company to detail exactly how it handles the increasingly overwhelming demand for data.

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Mobile carriers hate not having iPhone, pay premiums to get it

02/08/2012, 12:02 pm

A flurry of reports have insinuated that the larger upfront subsidies carriers pay to gain access to the iPhone are "not good for wireless carriers," with one blog claiming "carriers hate the iPhone," despite facts indicating the opposite.

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Sprint sold 1.8M iPhones in holiday quarter, 40% to new subscribers

02/08/2012, 08:02 am

Sprint, the third-largest wireless carrier in the U.S., announced on Wednesday that it sold 1.8 million iPhones in the fourth quarter of 2011, with 40 percent of those to new subscribers.

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Apple seen partnering with existing cable operators for 'iTV' content

02/06/2012, 02:02 pm

How Apple plans to provide content to users of its rumored television set remains unknown, but one Wall Street firm sees four potential ways Apple could approach one of its largest hurdles in bringing a connected television to market, with the most likely option seen as a partnership with existing cable providers.

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Briefly: Verizon pulls away from AT&T, Apple philanthropy

01/26/2012, 05:01 pm

AT&T announced a significant quarterly loss as a result of a failed T-Mobile takeover and is now adding fewer new customers than rival Verizon Wireless, while Apple extends its charitable matching program to include part-time employees.

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More than 80% of smartphones activated at AT&T were Apple's iPhone

01/26/2012, 09:01 am

Apple's first carrier partner remains its strongest, as AT&T revealed on Thursday that it activated a record 7.6 million iPhones over the holiday 2011 quarter.

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Massive holiday quarter pushes iPhone sales past Android in US

01/25/2012, 12:01 pm

Apple's share of smartphones sold in the U.S. doubled in the fourth quarter of 2011, pushing iPhone sales just past the myriad of devices that run Google's Android platform.

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