MotorCity Casino

Major Mobile, Wireless Symposium Coming To Detroit Monday, Tuesday

Next Monday and Tuesday, hundreds of people will gather at the Motor City Casino in Detroit to push the future of Michigan as a hotspot in mobile technology.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/25/2012

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AT&T Invests More Than $1.5 Billion In Michigan 2009-2011

AT&T Inc. said Tuesday that it had invested more than $1.5 billion in its Michigan wireless and wireline networks from 2009 through 2011 with a focus on improving the company’s mobile broadband coverage

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/14/2012


ISSYS, UM Team Up For Wireless, Battery-Free Cardiac Implant

A miniature, battery-free, wireless, cardiac implant being developed by a University of Michigan researcher and Ypsilanti-based Integrated Sensing Systems Inc. has received $1.5 million in federal funding that could get it to patients more quickly.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/25/2012

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AT&T Expands Mobile Broadband Wireless Capacity From Flint To Lansing

AT&T wireless customers from Flint to Lansing are expected to experience improved mobile broadband coverage and voice performance as a result of continued investment and innovation by the carrier.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/11/2012

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AT&T Opens New Store in Jackson

AT&T’s new shop includes a hands-on demonstration area to engage customers and provide a “try before you buy” service experience.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/13/2011

A view of Houghton, including the Michigan Technological University campus, from Hancock. Matt Roush photo.

Michigan Technological University Saves $1 Million Using BridgeWave 80 GHz Ethernet Links

A California company has saved Michigan Technological University $1 million by using 80-gigahertz millimeter-wave wireless data systems to connect several campus buildings across the Portage Canal separating Houghton and Hancock.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/17/2011

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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

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AT&T Expands Mobile Broadband Coverage Around Michigan

AT&T Michigan Wednesday announced several wireless service improvements in several service areas around the state.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/07/2011


Former Alltel, Verizon Customers Get AT&T’s Network

AT&T Inc. announced Wednesday that some former Alltel and Verizon Wireless customers joining AT&T will see a change for the better as AT&T expands its service in Michigan.



AT&T Bringing 4G Wireless Speed To Detroit

On Thursday, AT&T announced its plans for a $19-billion capital project that includes bringing 4G speeds and enhanced reliability to Detroit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/03/2011