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Category Archives: AT&T’s Lies

What Really Caused Steve Bannon to Become an "Economic Nationalist"?

Jeff Malet/Newscom via ZUMA Press Over at the Wall Street Journal today, Michael Bender has a rare profile of Steve Bannon, focusing on how he became a sworn foe of globalization. It’s all because his father, Marty, lost his retirement savings when he sold his cherished ATT stock at a loss during the 2008 financial […]

Regulatory Microscope Lies Ahead for AT&T and Time Warner

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How Does AT&T Inc. (T) Stack Up Right Now? | StockNewsJournal

ATT Inc. (T) is an interesting player in the Technology space, with a focus on Telecom Services – Domestic. The stock has been active on the tape, currently trading at $42.61, up from yesterday’s close by 0.40%. Given the stock’s recent action, it seemed like a good time to take a closer look at the […]

AT&T gooses DirecTV Now sign-ups with a year of free HBO

Looking to soon own HBO outright, ATT is already leveraging the premium network in a very aggressive way, offering customers who sign up for the higher tiers of its virtual MVPD service a free year of the network. Those who sign up for the 100-plus-channel “Go Big” tier and the 120-plus-channel “Gotta Have It Package” […]

‘Fake news’ fails to elevate just plain lies

Each year, a panel of self-appointed experts at Lake Superior State University in Sault Ste. Marie puts together a list of words they believe should be banned. The list includes words and phrases that, through overuse or misuse, lose their punch or, through repetition, simply grate on the listener’s ear. I have a nominee for […]

How Does AT&T Inc. (T) Stack Up Right Now? | StockNewsJournal

ATT Inc. (T) is an interesting player in the Technology space, with a focus on Telecom Services – Domestic. The stock has been active on the tape, currently trading at $42.61, up from yesterday’s close by 0.40%. Given the stock’s recent action, it seemed like a good time to take a closer look at the […]

‘Fake news’ fails to elevate just plain lies

Each year, a panel of self-appointed experts at Lake Superior State University in Sault Ste. Marie puts together a list of words they believe should be banned. The list includes words and phrases that, through overuse or misuse, lose their punch or, through repetition, simply grate on the listener’s ear. I have a nominee for […]

AT&T Breaks Seizure-Causing Tweet Case

ATT can be credited with cracking the identity of a Twitter user who sent an image that caused seizures to a Newsweek journalist. According to a report in the Verge, the break in the case, which resulted in the arrest of John Rivello of Salisbury, Maryland, came three months and a day after the tweet was sent. The […]

AT&T gooses DirecTV Now sign-ups with a year of free HBO

Looking to soon own HBO outright, ATT is already leveraging the premium network in a very aggressive way, offering customers who sign up for the higher tiers of its virtual MVPD service a free year of the network. Those who sign up for the 100-plus-channel “Go Big” tier and the 120-plus-channel “Gotta Have It Package” […]

Court Rules in FTC’s Favor on “Common Carrier” Status in Cramming Case

On an issue that takes on new-found importance after FTC v. ATT Mobility, a federal court in Montana granted summary judgment in favor of the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) in a case alleging that the defendants violated the FTC Act by placing charges on consumer telephone bills for purportedly unwanted service add-ons, such as voicemail, […]