AT&T Wireless 'Rolls Thunder.'

Mendez-Wilson, Deborah
October 2001
Wireless Week;10/8/2001, Vol. 7 Issue 41, p18
Trade Publication
Reports on the success of AT&T Wireless in General Packet Radio Service (GPRS) market operations in the United States. States in the country where the company has launched GPRS service; Importance of GPRS on business users; Factors affecting the slow market development of GPRS in the country; Plans of the company to further expand the market.


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