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The carrier ups the ante again with its iPhone-leasing program that starts at $30 a month and allows customers to swap in a new device each year. The offer takes effect on November 14.
The carrier will begin trials of Digital Life Care this year and launch the service commercially in 2015.
AT&T Digital Life extends to new markets and introduces a Wi-Fi-enabled garage-door controller.
Beginning Friday, AT&T will offer its residential security and smart home packages in four additional US cities.
So much for a universal Apple SIM. AT&T and T-Mobile both lock down new iPad SIM cards in their stores. The difference is a T-Mobile iPad purchased at an Apple store will remain open.
The deal also expands the partnership to include Sunday Ticket live on mobile devices, likely to be a key promoted feature for AT&T.
Spanish carrier Telefonica agrees to license AT&T's Digital Life home automation and security platform.
The free service will be retired on December 1 as Microsoft decides to focus on its subscription plan alone.
AT&T's growth was largely attributed to the continued move toward no-contract, no-subsidy plans.
Ma Bell kicks off the week by announcing the arrival of Motorola's budget-minded smartphone.