Movies & TV

DirecTV Now live TV-streaming service will feature premium channels from Starz

Starz announced eight of its premium pay-TV channels will be coming to AT&T's DirecTV Now live TV-streaming service, including video-on-demand access to the company's original series.

AT&T GoPhone customers are getting a hefty data allotment increase

Are you a GoPhone customer? AT&T has announced that you'll be getting a little more data to use each month. For $60 per month, you can get a cool 8GB, and for $45, you'll now get 4GB.
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AT&T tweaks its GoPhone add-on data plans with more data for the money

AT&T customers using its GoPhone prepaid service are able to add lines and data packages to their current plans. Doing so nets the main account a multi-line discount, depending on how many lines are added.
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DirecTV Now will launch in November, offering 100+ channels for $35 per month

Next month, the AT&T-owned DirecTV will face off against its rival Dish Network with the launch of DirecTV Now, which will cost just $35 a month for more than 100 channels, including mobile streaming.

AT&T’s spying practices may be larger than previously thought, report says

It looks like AT&T's citizen-spying practices are far more wide-reaching than was previously thought. Not only that, but the company could be making a profit by spying on its customers, according to a report from The Daily Beast.

AT&T buys Time Warner for $85 billion

Telecommunications giant AT&T has agreed to buy Time Warner for $85 billion. The purchase would provide an instant menu of television channels and films. AT&T bought DirecTV in 2015 to expand services from pure communications.

Transfer your number to Cricket and pick out one of four smartphones for free

For a limited time, if you transfer your number from another carrier, Cricket will give you a free smartphone. It is unknown when the promotion will end, but would-be customers have a pool of four phones to pick from.

AT&T just added 11 metro areas to its future gigabit fiber internet wait list

AT&T Fiber added 11 more metro areas to its future expansion list. AT&T's gigabit fiber internet service is currently available in 29 metro areas, with 16 more to be added by year's end.

Connectivity issues put damper on Apple iPhone 7's robust sales

Apple's new iPhone 7 might not have the explosive problems and double as a high-tech hand grenade like Samsung's Galaxy Note 7, but it sure seems to suffer from connectivity issues.

AT&T Project AirGig to provide multi-gigabit wireless internet using power lines

Testing won't start till 2017, but AT&T sees Project AirGig technology as a way to bring ultra-fast wireless connectivity to any device. AirGig employs millimeter wave signals regenerated along power lines.

The best iPhone 7 deals for every carrier

iPhone trade-in season is here, but before you replace your old iPhone, you'll want to check out the latest promos offered by the four major carriers. Each of them is offering a free iPhone 7 with the trade-in of an older model, with some…