TITLE

Cingular Sensation

AUTHOR(S)
Brown, Karen
PUB. DATE
March 2006
SOURCE
Multichannel News;3/13/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 11, p29
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the implications if the proposed acquisition of BellSouth Corp. by AT& T Inc. is approved by the U.S. Federal Communications Commission for the operation of Cingular Wireless. Explanation that Cingular Wireless is a joint venture between BellSouth Corp. and AT& T Inc.; Advantage AT& would from the acquisition; Examination on impact of such a merger for cable TV operators and telephone companies in the U.S.
ACCESSION #
20180027

 

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