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BLUEFIELD VA. (PRESS RELEASE)  AT&T has announced the expansion of its mobile broadband network in Bluefield, extending access for advanced mobile services, devices and feature-rich audio and video content to customers in the area.  The expansion will enhance coverage along US 460 and in the western part of Bluefield, Va., in Tazewell County.

"We're excited to expand mobile broadband in Bluefield," said J. Michael Schweder, President of AT&T Mid-Atlantic. "Our network investments in Bluefield and across Virginia are one way we're able to provide an enhanced customer experience."

AT&T's mobile broadband network is based on the 3rd Generation Partnership Project (3GPP) family of technologies that includes GSM and UMTS, the most widely used wireless network platforms in the world.

For more information about AT&T's coverage in Bluefield or anywhere in the United States, consumers can visit the AT&T Coverage Viewer. Using the online tool, AT&T customers can measure coverage quality from a street address, intersection, ZIP code or even a landmark.

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