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C Spire debuts “landline replacement” service

C Spire Wireless launched a new service last week that provides high-quality home phone service using the company’s network rather than a traditional landline or broadband connection. Home Phone Connect will offer unlimited local and long-distance calling through the C Spire network for $20 a month with a two-year contract. “There’s no reason for consumers to continue to pay expensive ...

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AT&T Mississippi: USF Reforms Bring $53 Million Investment to State

AT&T representatives announced this morning that Mississippi is getting a $53 million investment from the telecom giant following recent reforms made to the Federal Communications Commission’s Universal Service Fund. In a release, AT&T says that most of the investment will go towards more broadband development for their customers especially in rural parts of the state. AT&T says that while USF ...

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AT&T expects even more 3G coverage as the year goes on

Company says iPhone sales in state are up since last 3G expansion AT&T expanded its 3G market in Mississippi in the late fall of 2009 and early winter of 2010, and areas of the state will continue to see expansion in coverage this year, company officials said. In an area that spans north of Clarksdale, east to the Batesville area ...

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AT&T versus Verizon in Mississippi

Who is really winning the battle of cell phones; and what about Cellular South? AT&T is currently airing a number of entertaining commercials featuring actor Luke Wilson promoting the company as the nation’s best wireless carrier and downplaying Verizon, its main competitor. Which company in the rapidly changing world of cellular phone service is the best for customers in Mississippi? ...

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Getting 3G to a rural state

Cellular South adds 324 new cell sites to ‘bridge the digital divide’ in sprawling Mississippi With the addition of 324 new cell sites in Mississippi this year, Cellular South is “bridging the digital divide” in this rural state. “If the question is whether residents need 3G coverage or connectivity, the answer is they need both,” said Dave Miller, public relations ...

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Cellular South adds cell sites to 39 counties

Cellular South announced on Monday a multi-million dollar investment that will bring an additional 166 cell sites into the wireless provider’s footprint, sites that are sprinkled throughout 39 Mississippi counties in the northern and coastal regions of the state. Representatives claim the current build-out, which affects more than 300 cell sites, will make 3G high-speed data technology available to 80 ...

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