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AT&T Attempting To Fill Coverage Gap At VUMC

AT&T Attempting To Fill Coverage Gap At VUMC

August 5, 2013 at 3:16 pm

The campus of Vanderbilt University Medical Center is a notorious dead zone for AT&T customers. So the cellphone carrier has announced the installation of more than 1,200 mini antennas at one of Middle Tennessee’s largest employers.

Tennessee Agrees to Be Text-to-911 Test Site

September 5, 2012 at 12:33 pm

The state’s 911 operators will soon be able to receive emergency reports by text message. The Tennessee Emergency Communications Board voted unanimously Thursday to approve a pilot project led by AT&T.

AT&T Argues if Anything Should Be Subsidized, It Should Be Broadband

April 4, 2011 at 6:31 am

State legislation forcing lawmakers to choose sides between rural phone companies or giant telecoms is now waiting for Governor Bill Haslam’s signature. Last week the General Assembly approved a bill that lowers the rate companies like AT&T pay rural co-ops to complete long distance calls within the state.

AT&T 4G Coming to Tennessee in 2011

March 29, 2011 at 4:48 pm

AT&T announced plans Tuesday to bring 4G to Tennessee. The telecom will speed up data service at 250 cell sites this year.

Phone Parity Bill Passes Senate

March 24, 2011 at 3:50 pm

Tennessee’s Senate has approved a bill that would eventually all make long distance phone calls cost the same amount, no matter if they’re in- or out-of-state.

AT&T Proposes Law to Level Out Cost of Intrastate Calls

March 1, 2011 at 5:57 pm

The state General Assembly is wading through a new argument between seventeen rural telephone companies and telecommunications giant AT&T.