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At AT&T, we've invested nearly $550 million in our Arkansas statewide wireless and wired networks during 2015-2017. These investments boost reliability, coverage, speed and overall performance for residents and businesses. They also improve critical services that support public safety and first responders. "Thanks to Arkansas state leadership that embraces legislation…

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Yahsat, a leading global satellite operator based in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and wholly owned by Mubadala Investment Company, and Hughes Network Systems (HUGHES), a subsidiary of EchoStar Corporation, today announced an agreement to enter into a joint venture to provide commercial Ka-band satellite broadband services across Africa, the…

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AT&T* plans to introduce mobile 5G in parts of five additional cities – Houston, Jacksonville, Louisville, New Orleans, and San Antonio – this year. These new cities are in addition to seven cities where we've already announced plans to launch mobile 5G this year – Atlanta, Charlotte, Dallas, Indianapolis, Oklahoma…

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An inventor from Rochester, N.Y., has developed the ENHANCED SMART TELEVISION, a Smart TV that features several built-in conveniences, thus creating an all-in-one, home theater system. "My idea just came to mind. I thought of a way to simplify having everything a person could want in a television yet in…

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Liberty Global, the world’s largest international TV and broadband company, has launched a new Gigabit broadband speed service in Warsaw for the benefit of its UPC Poland customers. Warsaw is the second European city to launch this innovative service, following a similar roll-out in Bochum, Germany, in May. The new…

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Telefonica Brasil SA, Brazil’s largest telecoms provider, aims to boost its paid content offerings in sports, music, television and other areas, an executive told Reuters on Wednesday, after rolling out a partnership with the NFL. Vivo, as the company is branded locally, announced late on Tuesday that it signed an…

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U.S. TV station owner Tribune Media Co (TRCO.N) is kicking off a new round of talks to sell itself after its planned $3.9 billion sale to peer Sinclair Broadcast Group Inc (SBGI.O) failed to get regulatory clearance, people familiar with the matter said on Wednesday. Tribune terminated its deal with…

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The Chinese government is exploring a merger of two of the nation’s top wireless carriers to speed up the development of 5G mobile services, Bloomberg reported on Tuesday, citing people familiar with the matter. The country's top leaders are reviewing a proposal to combine China United Network Communications Group Co…

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KT Corp., South Korea's largest telecommunications company, is actively developing new business partnerships in Chile as part of its global initiative to enter emerging and frontier markets. KT signed a strategic agreement with PSINet Chile S.A on August 23 to cooperate on Chile's project to construct an undersea fiber cable…