AT&T Chief hints at new mobile entertainment service

Does AT&T have a mobile entertainment service in the works? Yesterday at the UBS Global Media and Communications Conference, company CEO Randall Stephenson hinted as much, saying that the company is interested in reaching consumers on mobile devices, as well as on screens not connected to standard TV services. Stephenson even said AT&T intents to “turn some heads” in January with a new service that will include “new capabilities [and] integrated products.”

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