AT&T Inc. (NYSE:T) extends full support to communities in schools


Dallas, Texas 08/30/2013 (Financialstrend) – Communities in school, the US’s leading organization in preventing dropouts fro school will now join hands with AT&T Inc. (NYSE:T) to address the problem of school dropouts with a proven model for success. The problem to solve is a peculiar one as according to reports nearly one in five high school students don’t graduate with their classes which has severe effects on their lives and a crisis the economy and several other factors.

AT&T has rendered a contribution of $5 million to the Communities in School which would use the amount to expand and consolidate its network that is aimed at helping out about 1.25 million of the nations most challenged students with their careers. Also AT&T employees will support these efforts as voluntary mentors across the nation.

This $5 million contribution by AT&T is its largest till date. Since 2008, AT&T has rendered about $14.2 million in funding the Communities in School and affiliates.

AT&T lends a helping hand to delta air lines

A multi year extensive agreement has been signed between Delta Airlines and AT&T. The agreement aims at mobilizing and enhancing the Airline Company in flight customer experience. The agreement includes mobility services, devices and back up for Delta’s new in flight mobile point sale application made to simplify and augment the in flight practice of Delta clientele.

AT&T in accordance with the agreement will equip more than 19000 Delta flight attendees with Nokia Lumia devices catered by Microsoft Dynamics mobile PoS podium on Windows Phone 8 with a Delta specific client experience.

AT&T 4G LTE now in Marshall

The nation’s most reliable and fastest 4G LTE network has now been turned on in Marshall by AT&T. This step by AT&T is expected to be highly beneficial.

The benefits include:

  1. Faster speeds
  2. Enhanced Reliability
  3. Cool new devices
  4. Faster response time
  5. More efficient use of spectrum

The 4G LTE network is expected to be a great hit and highly popular amongst customers who have been waiting for something like this.