AT&T Isn’t Stopping its Fiber Rollout After All

When AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson announced plans to pause the company’s fiber network rollout earlier this month, we weren’t really sure what to think. Neither was the FCC, which quickly published a letter asking for clarification. Now, AT&T has responded, backtracking on the initial threat. Stephenson’s original statement was tied to the FCC’s upcoming ruling on net […]

AT&T Halts Fiber Rollout in Response to Net Neutrality Debate

President Obama’s decision to come out in support of net neutrality this week sent shock waves through the industry, and one major carrier is responding with an unexpected new tactic. Reuters reports that AT&T is temporarily pausing the expansion of its GiGaPower fiber network until the FCC makes an official ruling on net neutrality. “We can’t go […]