AT&T Experiencing Outages Today 2-9-17
Wireless giant AT&T is experiencing some large outages today - with the tri-state in the "outage red zone." This map from downdetector.com states that the outages mostly originate from: Houston, Oakland, Mountain View, Quincy, Chicago, Easton, San Jose, Hayward, Los Angeles, and Berkeley.
AT&T offers local and long distance phone service, broadband internet and mobile phone services to individuals and businesses. Television service is available through the U-verse brand, which is delivered over the internet (IPTV). AT&T has near-national wireless coverage. Internet and local phone services are available in select areas and use either DSL or Fiber (Uverse) technology networking technology. AT&T also operates the Wayport Wi-Fi hotspots.
So until service is restored, read a book, write on a piece of paper, punch numbers into a calculator, take photos with a disposable camera, or watch tv on the TV!