Forbes: AT&T Wireless Jumps Into Data Arms Race

AT&T Wireless weighed into the mobile Internet arms race on Tuesday with a national upgrade to its mobile data network that will enable laptop connections at twice the speed of dial-up access.
Gearing up for the industry slugfest expected to break out next week, when cell phone users can begin switching wireless carriers without giving up their phone numbers, AT&T Wireless (nyse: AWE – news – people ) boasted Tuesday that it now offers the fastest national data service. (full story)

My spin: Serving mobile users is where the GRAVY will come from, for telecom vendors