Friday, December 19, 2014
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Comparison: Quantum Dot Vs. OLED Displays
Toshiba and SK Hynix Reach Settlement in Lawsuit Ahead Of CES
Google Concerned About MPAA?s Actions To Revive SOPA
Facebook And Android Top Digital Trends For 2014
Your Next Car Could Have Android Inside
North Korea Linked To Recent Sony Hacking
Sony Global Education Established
CEA and Japan Audio Society to Jointly Promote Hi-Res Audio
Active Discussions
Digital Audio Extraction and Plextools
Will there be any trade in scheme for the coming PSP Go?
Hello, Glad to be Aboard!!!
Best optical drive for ripping CD's? My LG 4163B is mediocre.
Hi All!
cdrw trouble
CDR for car Sat Nav
DVD/DL for Optiarc 7191S at 8X
 Home > News > Mobiles > AT&T to...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Wednesday, October 10, 2007
AT&T to Buy Spectrum For $2.5 Billion


AT&T, the biggest U.S. mobile service, said on Tuesday that it would buy the wireless airwave licenses of privately held Aloha Partners LP for about $2.5 billion.

AT&T said the licenses have coverage for a potential 196 million customers in 281 markets, including 72 of the top 100 U.S. markets in the 700-megahertz frequency band.

"Customer demand for mobile services, including voice, data and video, is continually increasing," said Forrest Miller, group president-corporate strategy and development. "Aloha's spectrum will enable AT&T to efficiently meet this growing demand and help our customers stay connected to their worlds."

Aloha had been testing the airwaves in Las Vegas for a mobile television service that could potentially compete with an offering from Qualcomm unit MediaFlo USA. It had also tested wireless high-speed data services in Phoenix.

AT&T's press release did not say how the acquisition might affect AT&T's decision about whether to participate in an upcoming government airwave auction.

AT&T said it anticipated receiving necessary government approvals and closing the transaction within six to nine months.


Previous
Next
Sprint BlackBerry Pearl is Official        All News        Samsung SDI to Double OLED Flat Screen Output
Sprint BlackBerry Pearl is Official     Mobiles News      Broadcom Powers New Samsung 3G Phones

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
AT&T To Announce DirectTV Buyout Soon
TiVo and AT&T Enter Into a Patent Licensing Arrangement
AT&T and Deutsche Telekom Withdraw FCC Applications
Samsung Focus S and Samsung Focus Flash Coming from AT&T
Sprint Files Suit to Block Proposed AT&T and T-Mobile Transaction
AT&T To Release 4G Devices This Summer
AT&T LG Quantum and Samsung Focus to Receive Windows Update Soon
Sprint Opposes AT&T Acquisition of T-Mobile USA
AT&T to Acquire T-Mobile USA For $39 Billion
AT&T Caps Traffic for DSL Subscribers
Verizon And AT&T To Offer Free To Japan
AT&T Relases Three New Motorola Smartphones Powerd by Android OS

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2014 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .