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AT&T Buying Alltel Spectrum, Subscribers For $780M
2013-01-22 13:56:04

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online As domestic mobile phone carriers look to expand their respective services one stumbling block comes up time and time again: spectrum. With so many consumers utilizing data-hogging smartphones, tablets and other devices, the digital spectrum is getting rather crowded. This is why some of the largest players in the mobile arena have been looking to acquire spectrum from their smaller counterparts. On Tuesday AT&T, which is...

2010-10-14 16:20:00

Applications To Provide Carrier With Robust, Accurate Subscriber Analysis Capability TORONTO, Oct. 14 /PRNewswire/ - Scorecard Systems Inc., a global leader in reporting and analysis solutions forcable, broadband and telecommunications companies, today announced that it had been selected by Alltel Wireless, a wireless carrier with over 800,000 subscribers based in Little Rock, AR, to provide the carrier with valuable subscriber and revenue/usage reporting and a commission...

2009-12-15 12:24:00

SALEM, Mass., Dec. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Allied Wireless Communications Corporation (AWCC), a subsidiary of Atlantic Tele-Network, Inc. (Nasdaq: ATNI), today announced plans to locate its corporate headquarters in Little Rock, Arkansas. Atlantic Tele-Network (ATN), a telecommunications/wireless company will invest more than $200 million through the purchase of existing wireless assets from Verizon Wireless and the refurbishment of its new headquarters for AWCC. AWCC currently plans to create...

Word of the Day
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'