AT&T Announces a Slew of New LTE Markets
AT&T today revealed a lengthy list of cities set to gain access to its LTE 4G network in the weeks and months to come. Some of the markets that will see LTE 4G service for the first time include Anchorage, Ak.; Rochester, N.Y.; Jacksonville and Ft. Myers, Fla.; Wilmington, Del., Northern New Jersey; and Allentown, Harrisburg, Lancaster, Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Reading, and Wilkes-Barra, Pa., Omaha, Neb.; Knoxville, Tenn; Bakersfield, Sacramento, Monterey, and Modesto, Calif.; Tucson, Ariz., Albuquerue, N.M.; Portland, Ore.; Providence, R.I.; Grand Rapids, Mich.; Cincinnati, Ohio; Gary, Ind.; Hartford and New Haven, Conn.; Nashua, N.H.; Green Bay and Milwaukee, Wisc.; Little Rock, Ark.; El Paso, Texas; Columbia, S.C.; and Charlestown, N.C. AT&T said that seven of the markets are going live today, and the rest will be live by the end of 2012. AT&T's LTE network reaches 60 markets today and will reach 100 markets by the end of the year. AT&T is on track to complete its LTE build-out by the end of 2013.
YouTube TV Jumps to Another 14 Markets
Google today said its YouTube TV streaming video service is expanding to 14 new markets this week, with another 17 to follow in the weeks ahead. The new markets going live today include: Baltimore, Boston, Cincinnati, Columbus, Jacksonville-Brunswick, Las Vegas, Louisville, Memphis, Nashville, Pittsburgh, San Antonio, Seattle-Tacoma, Tampa-St.
AT&T Preps More Than 100 Markets for 5G, Expands LTE-LAA
AT&T today said it has launched what it calls 5G Evolution in 117 new markets, bringing the total of pre-5G markets to 141. The company says its 5G Evolution technology can deliver theoretical speeds up to 400 Mbps to properly equipped phones.
AT&T Adds More Live Local Channels to DirecTV Now
AT&T today said its DirecTV Now streaming television service has access to even more live local channels, including 25 new ABC, NBC, and FOX affiliates. Some of the new markets include Buffalo, N.Y., Grand Rapids, Mich., Little Rock, Ark., Myrtle Beach, S.C., Palm Springs, Calif, and Tulsa, Okla.
YouTube TV Reaches 34 New Markets
YouTube TV has expanded once again to 34 new markets around the country. The additional cities, some of which include Flint, Green Bay, New Orleans, Rochester, San Antonio, San Diego, Savannah, Shreveport, Tulsa, and Tucson, make for a total of 83 markets.
AT&T Still Has a Lonnnng Way To Go ...
Meanwhile, AT&T continues to LIE in their TV commercials about how THEY have "The Nation's Largest LTE Network".
Consumer Reports doesn't rate AT&T the WORST US carrier fa nuttin!
Jacksonville has had it for a bit
all this does is confirm the new iPhone will have LTE