AT&T Files to Buy Yet More 700MHz Spectrum
AT&T has filed paperwork with the Federal Communications Commission seeking permission to acquire a chunk of B Block 700MHz spectrum from Maxima International. This particular slice of airwaves is located in Houma and Thibodaux Counties in Louisiana. If the transaction is permitted, AT&T will walk away with 55MHz of spectrum below 1GHz in both counties. Terms weren't immediately disclosed. AT&T has been seeking blocks of 700MHz spectrum across the country in order to help increase the potential footprint for its forthcoming Long Term Evolution network.
AT&T Taps East Kentucky Network for 700MHz Licenses
AT&T has filed paperwork with the FCC hoping to gain permission to purchase three Lower 700MHz C Block licenses from East Kentucky Network. The licenses in question cover 20 counties in three Cellular Market Areas across regions of Kentucky, Ohio, and West Virginia.
AT&T Hopes to Score Spectrum from Cellular Properties
AT&T recently filed paperwork with the FCC seeking permission to buy some Cellular A Block and microwave point-to-point spectrum from Cellular Properties Inc. The spectrum in question covers 11 counties and parts of two Cellular Market Areas in Illinois.
C Spire Looking to Nab 700MHz Spectrum
C Spire Wireless is hoping to buy some Lower 700 MHz C Block spectrum from Waller Wireless. The companies recently filed the request with the FCC.
T-Mobile and Verizon Agree to Another Spectrum Swap
T-Mobile and Verizon Wireless have petitioned the FCC for permission to swap AWS and PCS spectrum licenses in 92 counties and/or 41 Cellular Market Areas around the country. The companies propose to switch spectrum licenses, but not cellular assets or customers.
AT&T ISN'T PLAYING AROUND...
Can they leave T-Mobile alone now?
To what end?
Like that guy watching TV on his cab, or that DMV commercial.
My question is, how many minutes of TV I can watch before the 2Gigs are up?
Of course, I am not buying it. (either the phones or the ads).