AT&T Expands Mobile Internet Wireless Capacity In Oakland, Macomb

Customers in seven Oakland County communities and three Macomb County communities are expected to experience improved mobile Internet coverage and voice performance as a result of continued investment and innovation by AT&T.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/17/2012

Mackinac Bridge. (Credit: Wikimedia Commons)

Mackinac Bridge Part Of Broadband Expansion Plan

The Mackinac Bridge connecting Michigan’s Upper and Lower peninsulas will be a key part of a plan to expand Internet service in the state.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/14/2012


Clare County First in State to Join Innovative Broadband Expansion Effort

Clare County leaders have become the first in the state to enroll their community in an innovative program that seeks to boost the local economy and quality of life for residents though increased access, adoption, and use of broadband.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/14/2011

Connect Michigan: Over One-Third Of Michigan Residents Lack Broadband

Connect Michigan, the Michgian affiliate of the national broadband access organization Connected Nation, released a survey Monday showing that 39 percent of Michigan residents are still not using broadband at home.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/07/2011

cell phone tower

AT&T Expands Mobile Broadband Coverage in Rochester

As part of its continuing network investment to support growing demand for advanced mobile devices and applications, AT&T Friday announced the activation of one new mobile broadband cell site in Rochester that will enhance coverage for area residents and businesses.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/02/2011

cell phone tower

AT&T Customers Get More Mobile Broadband Coverage in Dearborn, Warren

AT&T Michigan Tuesday announced improvements to its wireless network in Dearborn and Warren.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/13/2011

AT&T To Expand Broadband Access In Michigan

With the explosion in the sale of personal wireless phones and devices, a growing challenge is developing enough high-speed bandwidth capacity to handle all of that increased cyber traffic.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/16/2011


MPSC, Connect Michigan Report Shows Broadband Available In All But The Most Remote Areas

Broadband Internet service, at least at a basic level, is available in a surprisingly large percentage of Michigan households even in rural areas, according to a new report released Thursday by the nonprofit Connect Michigan, in partnership with the Michigan Public Service Commission.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/30/2011

The TDS Chatham project service area.

TDS Breaks Ground For Broadband In UP’s Chatham

Madison, Wis.-based TDS Telecommunications Corp. Tuesday hosted a groundbreaking ceremony in the Upper Peninsula’s Chatham to mark the beginning of construction on TDS’ first broadband stimulus project.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/17/2011

The TDS Chatham project service area.

Central UP Getting Broadband From TDS, Stimulus

The area around a small town in the Central Upper Peninsula will be getting broadband data service soon under a grant from the federal stimulus.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/28/2011