AT&T and Hulu have announced a deal that will give AT&T customers access to Hulu streaming media in a couple new places. The deal will see the Hulu streaming service offered to AT&T customers via AT&T websites and mobile apps.
Loyal AT&T GoPhone customers, especially those with GoPhone $60 and $45 Monthly Plans, will be happy to know that automatic Rollover Data is now offered. This promo adds more data to your current plan for longer hours of streaming, posting, and surfing. Instant Rollover Data will start on May 15 or after plan renewal after the date. This means those with the said monthly plans will be able to use unused and rolled over high-speed plan data for 30 days if they renew plan with AT&T.
There are numerous tablets from different manufacturers but AT&T knows how a good price is one of the determining factors when buying a new device. The mobile carrier has just announced its first branded tablet available for as low as $49. This is the company's first venture to stamp its logo on a tablet. It just went up for sale online today, May 12, and should be available for purchase from AT&T stores starting May 15.
AT&T has been the subject of data throttling for the past year. In 2014, FTC filed a complaint in federal court against the network for throttling, AT&T replied but a judge soon dismissed the latter's claim earlier this year. The case isn't over yet but AT&T has done some changes already albeit quietly.
Expect to see and hear T-Mobile become more aggressive in marketing and in luring new customers as it is now focusing its attention on Verizon. This is after targeting AT&T the past couple of years and the mobile carrier is more than ready to take on the Big Red. These three major carriers are already on top but looks like the competition will even be tighter.
The ASUS ZenFone 2 has yet to arrive in the United States but we're no longer clueless as phone is set to arrive in the country this coming May 18. AT&T will be offering the latest ASUS flagship smartphone still bearing an Intel chipset. The ZenFone 2 will continue to impress with a 5.5-inch display screen, 13 megapixel camera, 2GB of RAM, and a 3000 mAh battery.
LG has been showing off a number of premium products lately. Before the leather-backed LG G4, there's the LG Watch Urbane that has got some of the geeks drooling over because of its sophisticated look. The classy-looking smartwatch was listed on Google Store a couple of days ago and now we have news that it's finally available in the United States from Verizon and AT&T.
We weren't expecting Android 5.0 Lollipop for the Samsung Galaxy S4 Active but I guess since the Galaxy S4 model has gotten a taste of its sweetness, it's rugged sibling should be getting it too. AT&T has started to release the Lollipop software update for the Samsung Galaxy S4 Active (SGH-I537) yesterday, April 21. As with most Android 5.0 updates, this one will ready for download via Firmware Over The Air (FOTA).
A couple of weeks ago, Taiwanese phone maker HTC has finally responded to the complaints of One M9 owners who were saying that the camera's 20 megapixel sensor couldn't handle low light situations and macroshots. That's a bit frustrating because of our high expectations but at least there's less noise, more vibrant colors, and more details can be captured. Good thing a software update was released and it did improve photo quality and some photos were even showcased for comparison.
You're looking for a new smartphone or gadget and your carrier of choice is AT&T? Then it's time for another round of what's new with your favorite mobile service provider. They have just recently made announcements that the newest member of the LG family, the G Flex 2, and the wireless smart projector, the ZTE Spro 2, will be available at their nearest online and retail stores soon.