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Right Wingers 'Fight' AT&T By Embracing 'Anti-Woke' Cell Carrier...That's Just Rebranded AT&T [telecom]
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - from the anti-woke-brain-broke dept Tue, Oct 25th 2022 - Karl Bode You'd be pretty hard pressed to find a company that leans more right wing than AT&T....
 
Mission Broadcasting Calls AT&T 'Intractable' In Letter To Government Officials [telecom]
By Jon Lafayette Station managers accuses satellite company of trying to 'bully a small local broadcaster' In the midst of a retransmission fee dispute with DirecTV, Mission Broadcasting has prepared...
 
AT&T phone service frustration after loved one dies [telecom]
By Amy Davis AT&T seems to not have access to important records HOUSTON - You might remember the days when everyone had a landline or maybe you still have one. About 75% of older Americans still have...
 
Don't fear the flip phone: My year of living archaically gave me back more than I lost [telecom]
"Do you have it ironically?" a woman new to Brooklyn asked about my distinctly not-smart phone By Randyn Charles Bartholomew In the early summer of last year, after I'd gone into a few stores that...
 
Jan. 6 committee to SCOTUS: Ward's phone records are necessary to investigation [telecom]
By Kyle Cheney, Nicholas Wu and Josh Gerstein The House's Jan. 6 select committee is urging the Supreme Court to reject efforts by Arizona GOP Chair Kelli Ward to shield her phone records from...
 
Please feedback suggestions about our latest version of the online Digest [telecom]
There's a new version of the online Telecom Digest now available for viewing. PLease take a look at both previous versions, and the new one, and feeback your opinions using the link on the index page,...
 
Salzano at it again [telecom]
Long-term Telecom Digest readers probably remember Thomas N. Salzano as the fellow who ran Norvergence, a company which sold long distance services as part of a Ponzi scheme, in addition signing...
 
The major space players and diverging strategies in the race to connect your smartphone via satellites [telecom]
By Michael Sheetz The race to provide high-speed internet from satellites is well underway – but another, more ambitious competition, to connect directly from space to devices like smartphones,...
 
— Top Scams & Phishing Schemes of the Week [telecom]
This week we’ve found a large number of scams that you need to watch out for, including ones relating to Lululemon, Zales, Kay Jewelers, T-Mobile, DHL, Capital One, and Microsoft. Would you have...
 
Please recommend a cell phone for a physically-challenged user [telecom]
Thank you for taking time to read this: I need your help. I need to find a cellphone which can be used by a physically- challenged user who is suffering from Parkinson Syndrome. This person's hands...
 
CWA Organizing Update - AT&T In Home Experts [telecom]
In another groundbreaking victory, AT&T In Home Expert (IHX) workers in Ohio won recognition after a majority of them signed cards in favor of joining CWA. Despite being faced with a broad anti-union...
 
Congress investigates telecom companies over U.S. internet aid program [telecom]
A best congressional committee on Wednesday opened an investigation into AT&T, Constitution, Dish Community, T-Cell and Verizon, with the objective of inspecting whether or not those and different...
 
U.S. aid program to keep people online was riddled with deception, fraud [telecom]
A pandemic-era initiative has helped millions of low-income families stay connected. But it has suffered persistent abuses, a Post investigation found, as telecom giants have introduced price hikes,...
 
T-Mobile sues electronics recycling firm for over $6 million [telecom]
By Jared Paben One of the largest wireless carriers in the country filed suit against its mobile phone resale and recycling vendor, claiming it has been shortchanged $6.6 million. T-Mobile USA filed a...
 
FCC Adopts Changes To EAS Rules For Broadcasters [telecom]
By Keenan P. Adamchak , Daniel Kirkpatrick and Davina Sashkin The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has adopted a Report and Order (Order) approving several changes to its rules governing the...