Mobile, Alabama, is first market along the central gulf coast to receive AT&T service

August 31, 2009

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MOBILE, Ala. -- Residents in Greater Mobile now have a new choice for their television and communications services, powered by the most advanced technology. AT&T* today announced the launch of AT&T U-verse(SM) services in parts of Mobile and Pensacola, including AT&T U-verse TV, AT&T U-verse High Speed Internet and AT&T U-verse Voice.

AT&T U-verse services are delivered over AT&T's advanced Internet Protocol (IP) network, and offer a new alternative to cable and an unmatched experience for customers. AT&T U-verse brings together TV, broadband, home phone and wireless services - all on one bill - with unique features that provide a new level of integration, convenience and control.

"Today's launch of AT&T U-verse reflects our commitment to making the investments necessary to bring consumers across the Baton Rouge area a new era of true video competition," said Fred McCallum, president, AT&T Alabama. "We are thrilled to offer this innovative video choice to Mobile consumers. Local residents have asked for more choices in television service and today we're delivering."

"Cable has been the only game in town for too long, and we're excited to change that today in Mobile," said Bonnie Denson, general manager, Consumer Markets - Gulf States. "We know customers want a better choice to break free from cable, and AT&T U-verse is the answer. And we're taking it even further by making your services work together and offering cool, new features you can't get anywhere else."

"As President of the Commission, my goal is to increase investment in Mobile County, and give consumers more choices and innovative new services," said Mike Dean, Mobile County Commission. "Today's announcement brings that goal to fruition for our citizens and keeps Mobile County on the cutting edge of technology."

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