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What happens to my phone service after the mergers?

...over by Verizon Communications Inc., which dominates the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic. And Sprint is merging with cell phone carrier Nextel Communications Inc. A major focus in all three deals is corporate customers, who are far more profitable...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/05/15/fin_453228.shtml
Finance
Rants and raves

...would have done without him even though I had already phoned and told someone what was going on. And thanks to my cell phone carrier for being able to reach me down in the woods. Thanks again to Scott. WHAT A CULTURAL wasteland Augusta is. One...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2006-06-14/rants-and-raves
Metro | Rants and raves
SBC and Yahoo! extend pact to offer Internet service

...SBC sells phone service in 13 Central and Western states, including Texas and California and owns 60 percent of cell phone carrier Cingular Wireless. Yahoo runs 25 Web portals in 13 languages. In morning trading, shares of SBC fell 11 cents...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/11/19/bus_434880.shtml
Business
Business News

...taking online orders for the iPhone produced record sales, and it's stopped taking orders until Wednesday. The cell phone carrier said that just between 3 a.m. and 5 a.m. Thursday, more customers had ordered the phone than in the full day...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2011-02-04/business-news
Business
Cell-phone users free to find best deals, keep numbers

...a month. Those going wireless might be dropped from the phone book. To be included, you will need to ask your cell phone carrier to pass along the information to the local publisher that prints the white and Yellow Pages. Going wireless means...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/05/23/bus_416472.shtml
Business
Industry by industry, executives give their outlook for 2004

...phone service. Whitacre, whose company is a majority owner of Cingular Wireless, the nation's second biggest cell phone carrier, did not wish to speculate on mergers. But he called VoIP, the carrying of voice calls over the Internet, a big...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/12/25/bus_394912.shtml
Business
Japanese watch TV shows on the go on cell phones

...In the United States, technology such as MobiTV, offered by Cingular Wireless LLC, the country's largest cell-phone carrier, already brings live TV to some phones and portable devices. But they stream shows over Internet connections...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/04/07/liv_76367.shtml
Life & style
Riding the hotspot with a do-it-your-cell phone

...attractive prospect for those of us who have poor reception at home. And of course, we'll want to make sure the cell-phone carrier doesn't make us pay full rate when we're using our own hotspot. In the mean time, Skype is the cheapest way...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/03/27/liv_73935.shtml
Life & style
Techbits: Magic bumper, File mystery and more

...Pennsylvania and West Virginia told the GAO it would take up to five years to have E911 fully implemented with at least one cell phone carrier. Kansas, Mississippi and Texas said the deployment would take even longer. Alabama, Arizona, Idaho, Illinois...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/03/20/liv_71648.shtml
Life & style
Discard office electronics safely

...as Best Buy and Costco provide "take- back" programs to help customers recycle their old products. Every major cell phone carrier will also take your old cell phone and donate it to a charity or have it disposed of properly. The EPA has a list...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2010-09-12/discard-office-electronics
Business