TITLE

Should I be worried?

AUTHOR(S)
Bradner, Scott
PUB. DATE
May 1999
SOURCE
Network World;05/17/99, Vol. 16 Issue 20, p34
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Comments on United States-based long-distance firm AT&T Corp.'s acquisition of MediaOne. AT&T's plan to use the last-mile connectivity to offer local and long-distance phone and Internet services; Regulatory issues that will be faced by AT&T.
ACCESSION #
2687360

 

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