AT&T Will Fix Your Terrible Reception for Free If They Like You

If you are one of AT&T's "top 7.5 percent of 3G wireless customers identified as likely to experience poor in-building coverage at home or in small offices," AT&T will soon fix your reception with a free MicroCell 3G. Updated. » 1/21/11 12:13pm 1/21/11 12:13pm

This Chip Might Bring Perfect Reception to Your Home, Without…

So it's a quandary. Your house is in a service dead zone, and you don't want to shell out $150 more for something you're paying for already. What's worth more, principle or a functioning phone? That decision might be over. » 9/17/10 3:40pm 9/17/10 3:40pm

Terry Crews Talks The Expendables, Action Movies, and the Joys of His…

The Expendables, in theaters today, delivers old school, ass-kicking action movie action with an entire constellation of the genre's stars. We talked to one member of the Expendables crew, Terry Crews, about the movie, iPhone apps, and plenty more. » 8/13/10 3:20pm 8/13/10 3:20pm

AT&T MicroCell Fairy Gifts iPhone Users with Free 3G MicroCells

One mysteriously labeled AT&T "VIP" customer (they've complained, politely? Love wearing AT&T t-shirts?) has been gifted one of those handy MicroCell, and no one seems to know why. Viral marketing stunt? Rounding error? Whatever. Free 3G femtocell: Updated. » 7/11/10 10:00am 7/11/10 10:00am

AT&T MicroCell 3G: Salvation for Your Crappy Reception Is $150, No…

Sure, we kinda think AT&T's cell-reception boosting MicroCell 3G should be like, free, since it's using your pipes to route calls, but I suppose this is about as swell as we could've hoped for—$150 with no monthly fee. » 3/24/10 3:00pm 3/24/10 3:00pm

AT&T MicroCell 3G: Here's Why Users in Known Dead Spots Should Get One…


It's no secret that AT&T has been overwhelmed by data-munching iPhone users, and reliability remains sketchy in many key areas. So if the MicroCell 3G is your best option for proper coverage (using your own bandwidth), shouldn't it be free? » 9/21/09 5:45am 9/21/09 5:45am

AT&T 3G MicroCell Site Live: Home Base Station Boosts Spotty Coverage

AT&T's 3G MicroCell uses your Internet connection to act as a mini 3G tower—something iPhone users in particular have waited for. And after reports it could arrive in select locations this week, AT&T is now providing (some) details: » 9/21/09 3:46am 9/21/09 3:46am

AT&T 3G MicroCell Could Hit Select Markets In The Next Week

If you are an iPhone owner anxiously awaiting the release of AT&T's first femtocell device, the payoff may be coming in the next few days for select markets that include: Atlanta, San Antonio, Seattle and North Carolina. » 9/18/09 12:58pm 9/18/09 12:58pm