Turns out that a mysterious building in New York City known as the AT&T Long Lines Building was actually one of the NSA's most valuable assets and was involved in mass surveillance programs, according to a report from The Intercept.
AT&T announced that its cloud-based Address Book service will come to an end starting January 2017. The retirement will arrive in phases, though customers will receive text messages of when their account is set to be retired.
AT&T's Stream Saver, which launches next year, will allow subscribers to the company's wireless plan downsample all videos to standard definition. It can be disabled via the myAT&T app and from AT&T's website.
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.
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.
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.