Verizon Wireless Buys Cellular One Company
Jan 17, 2002, 11:28 AM by (staff)
Verizon Wireless today announced it has acquired Alabama Wireless, Inc., in a major expansion of its service footprint in the northern part of Alabama. The business today operates under the Cellular One brand, which will be converted to the Verizon Wireless brand.
AT&T Landline Issue Halts Southeast Wireless Networks
AT&T said a problem with its wireline network was to blame for spotty cellular coverage in portions of Alabama, Indiana, Kentucky, and Tennessee this evening. AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile, and Verizon Wireless customers in those four states reported connectivity issues starting in the late afternoon.
GameStop Buys More than 500 AT&T Retail Stores
GameStop today said it has finalized the acquisition of three AT&T retailers, giving it some 507 authorized AT&T shops. The company completed its purchase of Cellular World Corp., Midwest Cellular, Inc., and Red Skye Wireless, Inc.
Verizon Finalizes Purchase of Golden State Cellular
Verizon Wireless today said it has completed its purchase of Golden State Cellular. The sale includes spectrum licenses and operating assets covering about 160,000 POPs across 6,000 square miles in Yosemite National Park, as well as Amador, Alpine, Calaveras, Tuolumne, and Mariposa counties.
Radioshack Now Offering US Cellular At Select Stores
Radioshack and U.S. Cellular today announced a new distribution agreement that puts U.S.