Analog Cellular Networks Closing Down Next Week

We previously told you analog cellular networks were soon to be terminated. Well, now it is happening, with many of the major US mobile operators, including AT&T and Verizon set to put a stop to their analog networks this Monday. You might want to upgrade your burglar alarm. [Washington Post] » 2/17/08 3:10pm 2/17/08 3:10pm

Verizon, AT&T Respect Your SMS Privacy

Verizon and AT&T have both gone on record saying they do not record SMS communications. The privacy debate is one that, understandably, gets emotions stirred, but you can all rest a little easy knowing the official stances of two of the major cellular networks. » 1/26/08 1:20pm 1/26/08 1:20pm

AT&T said they do not store SMS messages beyond 72…

AT&T's SIM-Only Option Loosens the Shackles

AT&T has begun to offer a new SIM-only service via their online store. For $25$5 ($10, minus a $5 online discount), new customers are able purchase a SIM card on the AT&T network, without receiving a new handset. It appears you are then free to use the SIM card with unlocked handsets and AT&T locked cellphones. … » 1/20/08 9:15pm 1/20/08 9:15pm