Network Enhancement at Autzen Stadium

EUGENE, Ore. — There’s big news for Ducks fans headed for Autzen Stadium Saturday. Most of you will finally be able to tweet text or post your pictures during the game. Verizon Wireless and AT&T have installed more than a hundred cell phone antennas throughout the stadium. The antennas are hidden behind the wrap around … Continue reading »

Church Lawn Could House Cell Tower

EUGENE, Ore. — A new kind of tree may soon sprout in a south Eugene neighborhood. AT&T is eyeing property at Crossfire Ministries on Amazon Drive as the potential site of a new cell tower called a monopine, which looks like a tree. The church says this isn’t the first time it’s had interest, but … Continue reading »

GM, AT&T Team Up to Make Cars Wi-Fi Hots

(CNN) — Forget the coffee shop, your car could be your next favorite Wi-Fi hot spot. General Motors and AT&T are teaming up to add 4G wireless service to several vehicles in the U.S. and Canada. Starting next year, the system will be available on 2015 model Chevrolet, Buick, GMC and Cadillac cars and trucks. … Continue reading »

AT&T Activates 4G Network

EUGENE, Ore. — Some smartphone users now have access to the latest in wireless network technology. AT&T turned on its 4G LTE network for Eugene and Corvallis. That’s not the only upgrade. The company’s also offering popular Apple products that use the updated network, including iPads. Local suppliers think customers will appreciate the newer, faster … Continue reading »