FCC Independence Dubbed 'Fiction'
- Bureau Surmounts Backlog. Carlson, Caron // Wireless Week;03/20/2000, Vol. 6 Issue 12, p70
Reports the success of the United States Federal Communications Commission's Wireless Communications Bureau on decreasing its backlog. Changes made by Tom Sugrue, chief of the bureau that give him credits in management; Goal of Sugrue.
- FCC Needs To Look Hard At SMR. Rosenthal, Michael // Wireless Week;02/12/2001, Vol. 7 Issue 7, p41
Comments on the need for the United States Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to alter its rules in the SMR market. Cause of assymetrical regulation in the segment; Recommendation for the FCC to enact automatic roaming requirements for digital SMR carriers.
- Report Probes Universal Service Reform. Vaughan, Allyson // Wireless Week;03/12/2001, Vol. 7 Issue 11, p10
States that the United States Federal Communications Commission expects to tackle universal service and eligible telecommunications carrier designation issues upon issuance of a report highlighting the need for universal service reforms in March 2001. Cause of such effort; Background...
- FCC Focuses On World Markets. Vaughan, Allyson // Wireless Week;03/26/2001, Vol. 7 Issue 13, p61
Reports that the United States Federal Communications Commission (FCC) is focused on the barriers facing companies in the country trying to enter foreign telecommunication markets. Information on a public international forum held by the FCC: Key to success in foreign markets.
- FCC Adopts Interim USF Plan. // Wireless Week;12/16/2002, Vol. 8 Issue 43, p4
Reports on the plan of the U.S. Federal Communications Commission to double the contribution of the wireless carriers to the Universal Service Fund. Objective of the plan; Support provided by the CTIA to the plan; Characteristics of a universal service fund.
- Guess who's back? Tilles, Alan // Mobile Radio Technology;May2003, Vol. 21 Issue 5, p64
Comments on the proposal of U.S. Federal Communication Commission to mandate narrowbanding by 150MHz and 450 MHz Part 90 licenses. Creation of different sets of lower power frequencies; Request of the Commission of comments on mandatory migration to 6.25 kHz.
- Spectrum speculation. Ankeny, Jason // Wireless Review;Mar2005, Vol. 22 Issue 3, p19
Comments on the auction #58 initiated by the U.S. Federal Communications Commission. Amount generated from the auction; Implication of the poor outcome of the auction on the wireless industry.
- PCS auction shatters record. Stern, Christopher // Broadcasting & Cable;12/12/94, Vol. 124 Issue 50, p14
Reports on the Federal Communications Commission's auction for personal communications services (PCS) licenses. Money raised in the government auction; Proposal for alternative uses for the money raised; Partnership formed between bidders.
- PCS rules may hamper minorities, women. C.S.S. // Broadcasting & Cable;12/12/94, Vol. 124 Issue 50, p82
Reports that Federal Communications Commission rules designed to promote investments in minorities, women and small businesses that want to break into personal communications services (PCS) actually make attracting capital difficult. Limitations of the rules for investors; Requirements for...
- FCC drops PCS minority preferences. McConnell, Chris // Broadcasting & Cable;6/26/95, Vol. 125 Issue 26, p11
Reports on developments concerning minority policies of the US Federal Communications Commission. Removal of personal communication services (pcs) auction minority preferences; Equal opportunities for small-business groups; Deadline for applications in the auction; Effect of Supreme Court...