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National Advertising Review Board Finds Certain AT&T Comparative Advertising Claims Supported; Recommends Discontinuation or Modification of Others

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 2:00pm

NEW YORK, Oct. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- A panel of the National Advertising Review Board (NARB), the appellate advertising law body of BBB National Programs, has determined that AT&T Services, Inc. properly supported certain comparative advertising claims for its fiber-optic internet service in one commercial and one internet video advertisement.

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  • NEW YORK, Oct. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- A panel of the National Advertising Review Board (NARB), the appellate advertising law body of BBB National Programs, has determined that AT&T Services, Inc. properly supported certain comparative advertising claims for its fiber-optic internet service in one commercial and one internet video advertisement.
  • AT&T discontinue or modify one commercial which communicated unsupported claims that AT&T's fiber service is superior to cable services for videoconferencing and reliability.
  • The advertising at issue had been challenged by Comcast Cable Communications, Inc. before the National Advertising Division (NAD).
  • About the National Advertising Review Board (NARB):The National Advertising Review Board(NARB)is the appellate body for BBB National Programs' advertising self-regulatory programs.

Big Ten Network Selects Sportradar to Refresh B1G+

Thursday, October 7, 2021 - 12:00pm

NEW YORK, Oct. 07, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Sportradar (NASDAQ: SRAD) (Sportradar or the Company), a leading global provider of sports entertainment products and services, and the Big Ten Network have partnered to relaunch B1G+, a direct-to-consumer subscription service for non-televised events powered by the Big Ten Network.

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  • NEW YORK, Oct. 07, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Sportradar (NASDAQ: SRAD) (Sportradar or the Company), a leading global provider of sports entertainment products and services, and the Big Ten Network have partnered to relaunch B1G+, a direct-to-consumer subscription service for non-televised events powered by the Big Ten Network.
  • We look forward to working closely with the Big Ten Network and helping them deliver an innovative product to their fans now and in the future.
  • A joint venture between the Big Ten Conference and Fox Networks, Big Ten Network is the first internationally distributed network dedicated to covering one of the premier collegiate conferences in the country.
  • The Fox Sports App is the digital extension of the Big Ten Network, delivering live games and on-demand programming to Big Ten Network customers via the web, smartphones, and tablets.

“Overland-Tandberg Collaborates with AT&T to Bridge the Digital Divide for Underserved Communities”

Thursday, September 16, 2021 - 3:30pm

This is the first of more than 20 Connected Learning Centers that AT&T plans to house in local community organizations.

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  • This is the first of more than 20 Connected Learning Centers that AT&T plans to house in local community organizations.
  • As of now, centers are planned to open in Dallas, Los Angeles, Atlanta, Cleveland, Detroit, Houston, Miami and San Francisco.
  • Access to technology has never been more important in allowing communities to participate in todays digital ecosystem.
  • Dell Technologies (NYSE:DELL) helps organizations and individuals build their digital future and transform how they work, live and play.

AT&T Expands Efforts to Bridge the Digital Divide in Communities Across the Nation

Thursday, September 16, 2021 - 3:00pm

This expansion follows the announcement of the AT&T Connected Learning program in April, which is part of our three year $2 billion commitment to bridge the digital divide through efforts that promote broadband affordability, accessibility and adoption.

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  • This expansion follows the announcement of the AT&T Connected Learning program in April, which is part of our three year $2 billion commitment to bridge the digital divide through efforts that promote broadband affordability, accessibility and adoption.
  • Millions of students struggle with virtual learning, because of poor internet connections at home, lack of laptops or other devices, and poor digital literacy skills.
  • These gaps have been magnified by the COVID-19 pandemic that has forced millions of families to attend school and work remotely.
  • Together, we're investing the resources necessary to deliver the vital training and infrastructure needed to help bridge the digital divide for underserved communities across the country."

AT&T Fiber® Customers Can Level Up on Internet Speeds and Security Features at No Extra Charge

Monday, April 26, 2021 - 3:00pm

AT&T Fiber customers on our entry and mid-level plans will get a 200Mbps boost to their upload and download speeds.

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  • AT&T Fiber customers on our entry and mid-level plans will get a 200Mbps boost to their upload and download speeds.
  • "Our top mission is to keep enhancing AT&T Fiber so more people can take advantage of a superior internet experience.
  • "\nNeed for speed and price value Speed and price are consistently top of mind for customers when picking an Internet provider.
  • Where available, eligible AT&T Internet and Fiber customers can get the newest AT&T Wi-Fi Gateway , which is Wi-Fi 6 and Tri-Band-enabled.

AerioConnect Acquires Metro Fiber

Thursday, December 17, 2020 - 1:00pm

AerioConnect, LLC (Aerio), backed by M/C Partners, announces the acquisition of Metro Fiber LLC, a Los Angeles (LA) based Internet Service Provider (ISP) to multi-family residential customers in the greater LA market.

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  • AerioConnect, LLC (Aerio), backed by M/C Partners, announces the acquisition of Metro Fiber LLC, a Los Angeles (LA) based Internet Service Provider (ISP) to multi-family residential customers in the greater LA market.
  • Metro Fiber has provided Internet, Voice and Video to customers in the market for over ten years and focuses on providing exceptional broadband to HOA communities.
  • We are excited for the opportunity to serve our newly acquired Metro Fiber customers and their existing business partnerships.
  • Based in Los Angeles, Metro Fiber has provided Internet, Voice and Video for over a decade throughout the metro LA market.

AT&T TV Launches Nationwide Starting Today

Monday, March 2, 2020 - 5:01am

DALLAS, March 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Today AT&T launches a new live TV service, AT&T TV, nationwide after a successful 13-market pilot.

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  • DALLAS, March 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Today AT&T launches a new live TV service, AT&T TV, nationwide after a successful 13-market pilot.
  • Powered by Android TV, it includes live TV packages with your favorite channels and offers easy access to your live TV and apps with one device without having to switch inputs.
  • "Our customers told us what they want from their TV service and we built AT&T TV around that," said Thaddeus Arroyo, CEO of AT&T Consumer.
  • "AT&T TV is live TV made easy and when you add AT&T TV to our amazing 1 gigabit AT&T Internet you can't go wrong."

AT&T Invests Nearly $1.8 Billion Over 3-Year Period to Boost Local Networks in Missouri

Wednesday, December 11, 2019 - 4:11pm

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo., Dec. 11, 2019 /PRNewswire/ --At AT&T 1, we've invested nearly $1.8 billion in our Missouri wireless and wired networks during 2016-2018.

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  • JEFFERSON CITY, Mo., Dec. 11, 2019 /PRNewswire/ --At AT&T 1, we've invested nearly $1.8 billion in our Missouri wireless and wired networks during 2016-2018.
  • "AT&T's investment in Missouri's network infrastructure is a key component to keeping our economy growing," said Missouri Governor Mike Parson.
  • "We're always looking for new opportunities to enhance coverage for our customers and FirstNet subscribers," said Craig Unruh, President AT&T Missouri.
  • In the Missouri area, we market our internet service powered by AT&T Fiber to nearly 320,000 customer locations.

AT&T to Donate $500,000 to Locast Operator Sports Fans Coalition NY

Thursday, June 27, 2019 - 4:00pm

AT&T added the Locast interactive app to its DIRECTV and U-verse receivers on May 30.

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  • AT&T added the Locast interactive app to its DIRECTV and U-verse receivers on May 30.
  • AT&T also continues to offer its complimentary Local Channel Connector service when a local station is otherwise unavailable.
  • Sports Fans Coalition NY (SFCNY) is a New York-based non-profit, fan-advocacy group formed in 2017.
  • Locast added two more cities two weeks ago with new service in Rapid City and Sioux Falls, SD.

Ultra-Fast Internet Powered by AT&T Fiber Available in 12 New Metros

Wednesday, December 12, 2018 - 2:30pm

An ultra-fast internet connection powered by AT&T Fiber lets you quickly access and stream the latest online movies, music and games.

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  • An ultra-fast internet connection powered by AT&T Fiber lets you quickly access and stream the latest online movies, music and games.
  • We have millions of miles of fiber and this expansion furthers our lead as the largest provider of fiber across the 21 states where we offer home internet service.
  • Fiber makes it possible for businesses to access innovative solutions like highly-secure networking, cloud computing, video conferencing and collaboration tools.
  • These plans include AT&T Internet 100, AT&T Internet 300 and AT&T Internet 1000.2
    For more on AT&T Fiber, go to att.com/getfiber .