AT&T is the second-largest wireless carrier in the United States and such an outage in multiple states nationwide indicates that the issue was quite widespread. "This is only for AT&T customers - others should call 911".
An hour later, the Aransas Pass Police Department stated that they were affected by the issue as well.
Smith County Fire Marshal Connie Wasson said that the 911 number for Smith Co.
So far we only know that this problem is affecting D.C. customers. In recent years, 911 outages on mobile networks have typically impacted a number of call centers. "Access to 911 emergency services is essential for all Americans, especially the most vulnerable".
A spokesperson for AT&T stated that the company was experiencing a service issue that blocked wireless customer's calls to 911.
AT&T today released a statement in response to the FCC's investigation announcement.
Mar 10 2017 DeSean Jackson to the Buccaneers
This is a huge upgrade in the "second wide receiver named Jackson" category, and it gives Winston more weapons than he's ever had. The Tampa Bay Buccaneers really wanted to land receiver DeSean Jackson , making him an offer he couldn't refuse in free agency.
Mar 08 2017 JAX named among top airports in North America for service
The resulting database allows for a comprehensive analysis of the customer service experience at each participating airport. The award for the best improvement in airports service quality in Africa also went to Bloemfontein.
Mar 07 2017 Deutsche Bank AG (NYSE:DB) Fell -1.96% in Premarket
Aside from that, the company would also expect to raise about Euros two billion from asset management IPO, as well as, disposals. Schenck will run the combined unit with Garth Ritchie, who now leads the trading division.
Mar 06 2017 Uber has a secret program to foil law enforcement
Current and former Uber employees, speaking anonymously, described Greyball to the Times and provided related documents. The San Francisco-based company admitted the program existed, but said its objective was aimed at rivals and users.
Mar 02 2017 Swedish studio to develop huge new Avatar game
Reviews of Avatar: The Game were mixed at best with complaints about the game being too linear along with the controls. Apparently the partnership was agreed upon after Massive showed an early game prototype built on its Snowdrop engine.
Mar 01 2017 Takata Fined $1 Billion for Lying About Deadly Airbag Inflators
By placing blame for the airbags exclusively on Takata , the settlement makes it harder for lawyers to sue automakers for damages. Unlike most other air bag makers, Takata uses the explosive chemical ammonium nitrate to inflate air bags instantly in a crash.