Report: Interest Surges With New GoPhone

August 2003
Wireless Week;8/1/2003, Vol. 9 Issue 16, p18
Trade Publication
Reports the relaunching of AT&T Wireless' GoPhone prepaid cellular telephone service. Reason for its appeal to customers; Comparison with post-paid services; Customers targeted by the offering.


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