AT&T turns on 4G data network
TULSA — AT&T has turned on its faster 4G LTE data network in Tulsa, which also will cover its customers in Oologah, Pryor, Wagoner, Muskogee, Coweta, Sand Springs, Owasso, Collinsville, Glenpool, Claremore, Sapulpa and Bixby. Steve Gray, general manager for AT&T Oklahoma, said the faster speeds are designed to meet customers' demands. “We continue to see demand for mobile Internet skyrocket, and our 4G LTE network in Tulsa responds to what customers want from their mobile experience — more, faster, on the best devices,” Gray said in a statement issued by the company.
Meanwhile, U.S. Cellular said it would launch its 4G LTE network in the same area on Monday. U.S. Cellular's 4G LTE coverage will include Tulsa, Bartlesville, Miami, Claremore, Eufaula, Muskogee, Wilburton, Henryetta, Okmulgee and McAlester.
Magazine honors city company
Oklahoma City-based Merit Advisors Inc. recently earned honors from Money Manager Review for its fixed-income investment management for the five, seven and 10-year time periods. “Our model has achieved competitive absolute returns, as well as some of the highest risk-adjusted returns for all fixed-income (bond) managers — as validated by our recent top spot on Money Manager Review's 2012 ranking,” said Don Dillingham, president of Merit Advisors. “The fact that Merit historically has produced superior investment results over the past 10 years with less risk than many of our competitors is even more impressive.” Merit Advisors provides financial services to clients and other investment advisers.