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2009-09-10 14:00:00

CHICAGO, Sept. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- U.S. Cellular Corporation has applied for federal stimulus funding to help create jobs, enhance public safety and close the rural-urban digital divide in Nebraska by providing 3G mobile broadband - largely over its existing wireless network - to rural and underserved communities. For projects in Nebraska, the company has requested $5.58 million in grant support from the Broadband Initiatives Program (BIP), which was established in response to the American...

2009-09-10 14:00:00

CHICAGO, Sept. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- U.S. Cellular Corporation has applied for federal stimulus funding to help create jobs, enhance public safety and close the rural-urban digital divide in Missouri by providing 3G mobile broadband - largely over its existing wireless network - to rural and underserved communities. For projects in Missouri, the company has requested $11.2 million in grant support from the Broadband Initiatives Program (BIP), which was established in response to the American...

2009-09-10 14:00:00

CHICAGO, Sept. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- U.S. Cellular Corporation has applied for federal stimulus funding to help create jobs, enhance public safety and close the rural-urban digital divide in parts of northern California by providing 3G mobile broadband - largely over its existing wireless network - to rural and underserved communities. For California, the company has requested $2.95 million in grant support from the Broadband Initiatives Program (BIP), which was established in response to the...

2009-09-10 14:00:00

CHICAGO, Sept. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- U.S. Cellular Corporation has applied for federal stimulus funding to help create jobs, enhance public safety and close the rural-urban digital divide in Kansas by providing 3G mobile broadband - largely over its existing wireless network - to rural and underserved communities. For projects in Kansas, the company has requested $3.7 million in grant support from the Broadband Initiatives Program (BIP), which was established in response to the American...

2004-12-01 09:00:10

CHICAGO, Dec. 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- United States Cellular Corporation and TDS Telecom, subsidiaries of Telephone and Data Systems, Inc. , today announced that they have each completed the sale of certain wireless properties, as previously announced on Aug. 4, 2004, to ALLTEL Communications, Inc. of Little Rock, Ark. for a total of approximately $144 million in cash (approximately $112 million after taxes), including a working capital adjustment. LeRoy T. Carlson, Jr., president...


Word of the Day
tesla
  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.