AT&T has announced a new service designed to deal with spam and nuisance calls, it is called AT&T Call Protect and it will automatically identify numbers that it thinks are spam or fraud, these calls will then be blocked for given a warning.
This new feature will only be available on postpaid devices and it will be available on both iOS and Android smartphones.
“Nuisance calls are an industry-wide problem that unfortunately affect many people,” said Jeff Bradley, senior vice president, Device and Network Services Marketing, AT&T. “We’ve listened to our customers and know they want a network that provides tools to proactively assist in blocking nuisance calls. AT&T Call Protect, along with others, will help put customers more in control of the calls they receive.”
You can find out more details about the new Call Protect feature form AT&T over at their website at the link below.