What's it like to dive from high-speed 4G city coverage down to a no-G network in the country? Read about Michael Fisher's latest experiences exploring the rural wireless frontier, and learn some lessons about the internet. And maybe, just maybe, about yourself.
To ensure its customers enjoy reliable service at sporting events, AT&T has installed a Distributed Antenna System (DAS) inside Boston's TD Garden arena. This network of over a hundred miniature cell sites completely blankets the arena in cellular coverage. This morning, AT&T and TD Garden representatives allowed some press folks, myself included, a peek behind the curtain to see the guts of the network enhancements.