Hey AT&T, Can I Upgrade From An EDGE Data Plan And Still Get The Unlimited Option?

Hey AT&T, Can I Upgrade From An EDGE Data Plan And Still Get The Unlimited Option?

Say you’ve got one of the 1st gen iPhones that operates on the EDGE network, and you want to upgrade to that fancy new model that was just announced. Can your unlimited data plan be grandfathered even though it was never 3G? That’s what Consumerist reader and 1st gen iPhone owner thecrazypnut wanted to know, so he contacted AT&T for an answer. [More]

iPhone Won't Make Calls Or Send Texts? Try Disabling 3G

iPhone Won't Make Calls Or Send Texts? Try Disabling 3G

The wunderiPhone can be more like a shiny brick of strife, especially for urban dwellers who want to do futuristic activities like make and receive calls and text messages. That’s because all your fellow connectivity addicts have saturated AT&T’s network. I know people who have had to, on repeated occasions, on a clear night in Manhattan, resort to payphones because of this. But wait, there’s a solution! [More]

Nexus One Users Say T-Mobile 3G Is Hard To Access

Nexus One Users Say T-Mobile 3G Is Hard To Access

Apparently quite a few Nexus One users are having a hard time getting their new phones to connect to T-Mo’s 3G network. Instead, according to InformationWeek, they are getting bounced down to the slower EDGE network. [More]

AT&T Sues Verizon Over "There's A Map For That" Ads

AT&T Sues Verizon Over "There's A Map For That" Ads

AT&T has had it with Verizon’s “there’s a map for that ads” and have filed a lawsuit. The big blue death star says that the ad is misleading because while the blank spaces in Verizon’s map actually show places where there is no Verizon service at all — the blank spaces in the AT&T map may still have voice and data coverage — just not “3G” coverage.

AT&T Improves 3G Coverage At The Cost Of EDGE Service

AT&T Improves 3G Coverage At The Cost Of EDGE Service

AT&T is encouraging its customers to upgrade to the faster 3G network—by downgrading their older EDGE service.

Don't Live Near A Big City? Here's Something You Should Know Before Upgrading Your iPhone

Don't Live Near A Big City? Here's Something You Should Know Before Upgrading Your iPhone

The new iPhone is 3G–but AT&T’s 3G network isn’t exactly “nationwide,” so you might want to check the coverage map to make sure that there’s a 3G network in your area.

AT&T May Limit Unlimited Data Plans To 5GB Per Month, Remove Text Messaging

AT&T May Limit Unlimited Data Plans To 5GB Per Month, Remove Text Messaging

IntoMobile writes that an “agent/employee discussion forum at HowardForums has revealed the possibility of new data plans for AT&T.”

AT&T To GoPhone User: "You Don't Have A Contract With Us And We Don't Have To Provide Service"

AT&T To GoPhone User: "You Don't Have A Contract With Us And We Don't Have To Provide Service"

Reader Christian has an iPhone that is activated on a pre-paid GoPhone plan with AT&T. The EDGE service has stopped working properly for quite a few GoPhone-style iPhone users in California and Christian isn’t having much luck with AT&T’s customer service: