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Can AT&T out-Netflix Netflix with its own video service?

The telco giant wants to wed the "TV everywhere" concept with its own mobile service. It could unveil something in the coming days.

By January 26, 2016

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AT&T sees video as its new special sauce

The company has big aspirations for its DirecTV acquisition and plans to unveil a new video service before spring.

By January 26, 2016

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'Thing Explainer': Fun if you enjoy puzzles, annoying if you just want to learn

Cartoonist and author Randall Munroe's latest book details science and technology with only a 1,000-word vocabulary. That limits its appeal, but the book is fun for those who already know the basics.

By December 1, 2015

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XKCD cartoonist's new book: 'Thing Explainer'

Like his "Up Goer Five" explanation of Saturn V rockets, Randall Munroe's next book marries a highly constrained vocabulary with detailed diagrams to explain everything from planes to plate tectonics.

By May 13, 2015

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AT&T CEO hints at over-the-top mobile video service

AT&T's Randall Stephenson plans to lean on DirecTV relationships to strike new media deals.

By January 27, 2015

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The 404 Show: Records were meant to be broken

For the first time ever, the entire 404 alumni is on the show to celebrate 1,589 episodes, officially making The 404 CNET's longest-running podcast ever. Jeff, Iyaz and Ariel are joined by Justin Yu, Jill Schlesinger, Wilson Tang and Randall Bennett to discuss the past, present and future of the show.

By December 4, 2014

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The 404 Show 1,589: Records were meant to be broken (podcast)

For the first time ever, the entire 404 alumni is on the show to celebrate 1,589 episodes, officially making The 404 CNET's longest-running podcast ever. Jeff, Iyaz and Ariel are joined by Justin Yu, Jill Schlesinger, Wilson Tang and Randall Bennett to discuss the past, present and future of the show.

By December 4, 2014

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AT&T chief says Net neutrality qualms could crimp fiber plans

CEO Randall Stephenson weighs in on President Obama's call for tighter rules on broadband providers. He also talks up AT&T's big bet on Mexico.

By November 12, 2014

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'What If?': A terrific combination of the ridiculous and real

Learning how science and the world work is rarely is as much fun as in this book from Randall Munroe, the creator of the XKCD comic. It's good for kids and adults.

By September 2, 2014

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AT&T, DirecTV say their $48.5B merger is good for everyone

AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson says the combined broadband service and media company will come out of the gate with bundled deals for consumers.

By May 19, 2014