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Best Mobile Network In Pittsburgh

Ads for Verizon Wireless say it has the most reliable mobile network in the nation, and that’s true according to a new report.

03/05/2014

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Local Students Learn Dangers Of Texting And Driving

Nearly 400 students packed the auditorium at South Side High School in Hookstown, Beaver County.

02/14/2014

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AT&T Wireless Cuts Prices To Win Subscribers

It’s a real battle out there, as the nation’s major wireless service providers want to capture more of the market by luring you away from your current network.

02/03/2014

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Consumer Reports: Prepaid Phone Plan Can Be Smart Way To Save

What’s the best cell phone service? Verizon and two smaller companies, Consumer Cellular and U.S. Cellular, just earned top ratings in Consumer Reports’ latest survey. But if you’re trying to save money, Consumer Reports says a pre-paid service can be a better option.

11/29/2012

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Police Investigating Green Tree AT&T Store Armed Robbery

With the holiday shopping season underway and inventory heavily stocked, Green Tree Police claim a masked robber had an AT&T employee load a bag full of expensive merchandise before getting away Monday.

11/27/2012

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AT&T Wants To Stop Texting And Driving

KDKA-AM’s Larry and John talk to Brandy Bell of AT&T about their national initiative to stop people from texting.

09/18/2012

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AT&T Sets Up Texting While Driving Simulator

It is estimated that 100,000 crashes every year involve drivers who are texting behind the wheel. This week, people at CONSOL Energy Center got a chance to see how dangerous it can be.

08/14/2012

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New Poll Reveals High-Rate Of Teens Still Text & Drive

When it comes to texting behind the wheel, we’ve heard the dangers again and again, but apparently the warnings are not sinking in. A new poll shows young drivers are not putting down their phones

05/14/2012

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Cell Phone Companies ‘Throttling’ Largest Data Users

It’s called throttling — deliberately slowing down your access to the internet from your smart phone.

02/13/2012

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Burglars Target Cell Phone Stores At Waterfront

Police say they’re beefing up patrols at the Waterfront in Homestead after a pair of smash and grab burglaries. The most recent theft occurred just after midnight early Tuesday morning when someone used a hammer to break into the AT&T store through the front window.

10/11/2011

AT&T Data Plan Lawsuit

Two attorneys from Florida and New York are teaming up to file a class action lawsuit that charges telecom giant AT&T with over-billing data plan subscribers for so-called “phantom” data usage. If you want to […]

05/23/2011

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AT&T Sued, Accused Of Inflating Data Charges For iPhone & iPad Users

Two attorneys from Florida and New York are teaming up to file a class action lawsuit that charges telecom giant AT&T with overbilling data plan subscribers for so-called “phantom” data usage.

05/23/2011

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How To Avoid Spam Messages On Your Cell Phone

Business seems to booming for text message spammers. However, there are ways you can prevent them from reaching your cell phone.

04/12/2011

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Could Upgrading To 4G Be A Waste Of Money?

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — You’ve heard the term 4G, it’s in just about every cell phone ad you see. All the companies are claiming to have the newest, fastest technology wanting you to upgrade and spend […]

02/24/2011

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Consumer Reports Ranks Cell Phone Carriers

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – If you’re shocked by your cell phone bill, you’re not alone. According to Consumer Reports, one in five people got an unexpectedly high bill in the past year. Nearly 60,000 subscribers have […]

12/07/2010