AT&T (T -0.7%) and supplier Alcatel Lucent say they have found a software defect that cuts...

|By:, SA News Editor

AT&T (T -0.7%) and supplier Alcatel Lucent say they have found a software defect that cuts speeds for customers looking to send data from the iPhone 4 (AAPL +3.2%) or from laptop modems. The companies say the issue affects less than 2% of AT&T's wireless customers, or about 1.75M people.