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May 11, 2020, 10:00 ET AT&T and Cisco Make Cloud Voice Capabilities Accessible for More Businesses

AT&T and Cisco today introduced Webex Calling with AT&T aimed at expanding access to cloud-based phone capabilities. At a time when staying connected ...


May 04, 2020, 16:05 ET AT&T Cloud Contact Center Platform Helps Businesses Rapidly Deliver an Enhanced Customer Experience

AT&T* today unveiled its new AT&T Cloud Contact Center platform empowering businesses to rapidly and cost-effectively transform their customer...


Apr 21, 2020, 12:00 ET HBO Max Available to Millions of AT&T Customers on May 27

Starting on May 27, AT&T will offer HBO Max to tens of millions of its wireless, video and internet customers in the United States.i Customers who...


Apr 13, 2020, 00:00 ET AT&T to Support Nurses and Physicians With Three Months of Free Service on FirstNet Network

AT&T* delivered "Some Good News" tonight announcing three months of free wireless service for frontline nurses and physicians nationwide on the...


Apr 07, 2020, 09:30 ET XENEX Uses AT&T Connectivity to Help Destroy Viruses, Bacteria & Spores

XENEX, a world leader in UV technology-based infection reduction strategies and solutions, chose AT&T* to connect their LightStrike™ Germ-Zapping...


Apr 07, 2020, 09:30 ET AT&T and Brain Corp to Enable Autonomous Robots

AT&T* and Brain Corp are working together to support data-rich IoT applications for autonomous mobile robots as COVID-19 brings the value of...


Apr 03, 2020, 12:00 ET AT&T Expands Support for Customers Amid COVID-19

AT&T* is investing in additional resources to enhance wireless, broadband and video customer experiences as well as feed and support our first...


Mar 31, 2020, 09:30 ET FirstNet Platform Turns 2 - First Responder Public Safety Agencies Can Now Get Free Smartphones for Life

As the nation continues to combat the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19), the FirstNet® communications platform – built with AT&T* in a public-private...


Mar 30, 2020, 11:50 ET Helping Our Wireless Customers Stay Connected

Using technology to stay in touch with friends, family and colleagues has never been more important. That's why starting April 2 through May 13 we're ...


Mar 27, 2020, 12:11 ET AT&T Sees Uptick in Kids, Family and News Viewership

Whether it's parents turning on the TV after a long day of work and childcare, throwing on a movie in the middle of the day to entertain kids, or...


Mar 26, 2020, 21:16 ET CWA-Represented Employees Vote to Ratify Mobility Southwest Agreement

Leadership of Communications Workers of America District 6 has notified AT&T* that CWA-represented employees have voted to ratify a contract with...


Mar 26, 2020, 14:40 ET AT&T Pays 20% Bonus to Front-line Employees; Extends COVID-19 Relief Support for First Responders, Customers, Schools & Businesses

Keeping America connected is what we've always done and what we'll always do. As the country navigates the COVID-19 health crisis, AT&T* is...


Mar 24, 2020, 13:04 ET AT&T Offers Savings to Schools to Support eLearning for their Students

With the COVID-19 virus having unprecedented impacts on our society and keeping millions of students and teachers home for the foreseeable future,...


Mar 21, 2020, 00:36 ET AT&T, Communications Workers of America Reach Tentative Agreement in West Wireline Contract Negotiations

AT&T* today announced that it has reached a tentative agreement with Communications Workers of America District 9 in West CWA wireline contract...


Mar 03, 2020, 12:30 ET AT&T 5G Now Live for Consumers in 22 Additional Markets

AT&T's* 5G network is now live for consumers and businesses in 22 more markets across the U.S. With today's launch, AT&T now offers access to 5G on...


Mar 02, 2020, 00:01 ET AT&T TV Launches Nationwide Starting Today

Today AT&T launches a new live TV service, AT&T TV, nationwide after a successful 13-market pilot. AT&T TV marries what you love about live TV with...


Feb 27, 2020, 12:06 ET AT&T and University of Missouri Deliver Innovative 5G Curriculum to Students

AT&T* and the University of Missouri launched "Connectivity and 5G," a new immersive 5G course that will explore the impact of advanced wireless...


Feb 25, 2020, 10:30 ET FirstNet Makes Long-Term Commitment to The IACP Officer Safety and Wellness Initiative

FirstNet®, America's public safety communications platform– built with AT&T* in a public-private partnership with the First Responder Network...


Feb 25, 2020, 09:30 ET Nationwide LTE Coverage Surpasses 2.61 Million Square Miles to Support AT&T and FirstNet Subscribers

Now covering more than 2.61 million square miles of the nation, we are aggressively expanding the LTE coverage area for the AT&T* network and...


Feb 22, 2020, 21:26 ET AT&T Mobility, Communications Workers of America Reach Tentative Agreement in Mobility Southwest Contract Negotiations

AT&T* today announced that AT&T Mobility has reached a tentative agreement with Communications Workers of America District 6 in Mobility Southwest...


Jan 14, 2020, 09:30 ET Nellis Air Force Base Selects AT&T To Provide 5G and FirstNet Services

Under a new agreement with Nellis Air Force Base, AT&T* will provide AT&T 5G services to the base in Southern Nevada. We will also deliver FirstNet – ...


Dec 03, 2019, 09:00 ET FirstNet Momentum: Platform Soars with Over 1 Million Connections and Launch of "FirstNet One" - a Deployable Blimp - for Public Safety

The FirstNet public safety communications platform – built with AT&T* in a public-private partnership with the First Responder Network Authority...


Nov 22, 2019, 01:01 ET AT&T Extends 5G Leadership Across the U.S.

AT&T* is putting the pieces in motion to bring 5G service to tens of millions of consumers and businesses this year, ahead of plans to offer...


Nov 21, 2019, 09:30 ET Purdue University's College of Engineering Accelerates Research and Innovation with AT&T 5G at Indiana 5G Zone

Purdue University's College of Engineering is working with AT&T* to create a test bed for 5G-based research and development at its Purdue Research...


Nov 21, 2019, 09:30 ET Tyndall Air Force Base Will Use AT&T 5G Services, Become a "Smart Base of the Future"

The U.S. Air Force is working with AT&T* to help it create a "Smart Base of the Future" at Tyndall Air Force Base (Tyndall). AT&T expects to light up ...