In present days, it has become hard to live without a mobile device. An individual can now live without watching television but can't stay away from using either his cell phone or smartphone to view videos, play games, read latest news, perform online shopping and carryout online banking transactions.
AT&T is one name that passes through everyone's mind whenever they think of a cell phone. It's an US based multinational telecommunication corporation that has launched its first commercial cellular telephone system in the year 1983.
The below infographic gives the complete time-line of AT&T company:
In 2000 – Founded Cingular Wireless LLC and named it as AT&T Mobility LLC.
In 2002 – Begun an initiative and called it as “Project Genesis”.
In 2004 – Merged the AT&T Wireless and Cingular Wireless and legally named it New Cingular Wireless Inc.
In 2005 – Launched a new broadband network named “BroadbandConnect” to compete with Verizon and Sprint's EV-DO networks.
In 2007 – Became first supplier of Apple phone in United States.
In 2008 – Started selling iPhone 3G that can be used on AT&T network.
In 2011 – AT&T started offering unlimited mobile calling service to mobile phone connected to any network provider.
In 2012 – AT&T Wireless has featured five different windows phone devices on their website for users to buy.