Verizon, AT&T have a new battleground: In-Car Connectivity

Verizon, AT&T have a new battleground: In-Car Connectivity

Connected cars are reckoned to be big business. Auto manufacturers are keen to get cars connected because it’s an additional source of revenue for them and may tie the driver with the manufacturer. Connected cars can perform software updates over the air as well as use the same connection for the driver or passengers. This […]

AT&T Allows New Customers Unthrottled Data While Limiting Older Subscribers

AT&T Allows New Customers Unthrottled Data While Limiting Older Subscribers

  AT&T is offering to double customer’s data on certain plans without charging them anything extra. That sounds like a good deal, right? On the surface it seems that way. Free data is good data, and who doesn’t love free stuff? The problem is that AT&T doesn’t think its network can handle it. They are […]

Deutsche Telekom Might Actually Keep T-Mobile USA

Deutsche Telekom Might Actually Keep T-Mobile USA

Deutsche Telekom has been an interesting company for us folks in the United States.  DT, as we are going to shorten it to for ease of reading, operate T-Mobile in the States, the Big Magenta as some know the company.  The company that has been making radical changes, and other larger carriers are following behind […]

SoftBank to Acquire DreamWorks Animation

SoftBank to Acquire DreamWorks Animation

The Wall Street Journal is reporting that Japanese telecommunications and Internet company, SoftBank, is believed to be interested in acquiring DreamWorks Animation. The article doesn’t disclose how close DreamWorks and SoftBank are close to a deal but a valuation of $32 per share has been mooted, a significant premium to DreamWork’s current price of $22. […]

Sprint Nexus 5 Placed On End-Of-Life List

Sprint Nexus 5 Placed On End-Of-Life List

This morning the guys over at Android Police are reporting that a source inside of Sprint is telling them that the LG Nexus 5 has officially been placed on Sprint’s “end-of-life” list. Being placed on this list means that the Nexus 5 will no longer be actively promoted at Sprint retail stores and will eventually […]

Third Quarter Predictions and So-Far Statistics for U.S. Carriers

Third Quarter Predictions and So-Far Statistics for U.S. Carriers

Want to know something interesting, Android Headlines reader?  People seem to think that AT&T and T-Mobile are rising up while Sprint is slowly sinking itself in terms of subscriber numbers.  And what of Verizon?  Well, you tell me.  What do you think they are up to, how are they doing business- and subscriber-wise?  If you’re […]

Moto X’s With White Front Panels Delayed For 4 Weeks

Moto X’s With White Front Panels Delayed For 4 Weeks

moto Yesterday we wrote an article about how pre-ordered Moto X’s were beginning to ship from AT&T and Motorola, and now today we learned that the device will also be on sale through Verizon beginning today. Unfortunately today we have to follow up that good news with some bad news. Currently, if you attempt to […]

T-Mobile to Discontinue Lifeline Support, Effective December 31, 2014

T-Mobile to Discontinue Lifeline Support, Effective December 31, 2014

Most teenagers will make silly comments and joke about the ‘help I’ve fallen, and I can’t get up’ type of Lifeline commercials that pepper modern television broadcasts.  But the service does do much good, and it’s not just for gravitationally- or vertically-challenged.  Now, Life Alert is the company famous for the line about falling over […]