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- Compensation Ruling Mixed. Trager, Louis // Inter@ctive Week;03/01/99, Vol. 6 Issue 9, p10
Focuses on the ruling of the United States Federal Communications Commission on reciprocal compensation. Federal jurisdiction over telephone dial-ups; Significance of the rule to possible court challenge.
- FCC retains control of number allocation. Weaver, Heather Forsgren // RCR;08/09/99, Vol. 18 Issue 32, p4
Reports that the telecommunications industry and the United States Federal Communications Commission held off an attempt by two legislators to allow states to make decisions regarding the allocation of telephone numbers, a critical issue for the wireless industry. Reaction of the Personal...
- Historical amnesia. Pearce, Alan // America's Network;07/15/98, Vol. 102 Issue 14, p78
Comments on the United States Federal Communications Commission's (FCC) decision to scale back its e-rate universal service program through which telecommunications carriers must contribute to funding of the Internet connections for schools and libraries. Opposition to the program; Criticism on...
- FCC may propose charging for telephone numbers. Weaver, Heather Forsgren // RCR Wireless News;12/4/2000, Vol. 19 Issue 49, p3
Reports on the possibility that the United States Federal Communications Commission will propose charging carriers for telephone numbers.
- Unraveling the compensation edict. Trager, Louis // Inter@ctive Week;03/08/99, Vol. 6 Issue 10, p39
Focuses on the United States Federal Communications Commission's ruling on reciprocal compensation, which requires the Bells and other local telephone incumbents to pay competitive carriers for completing Internet dial-ups. Amount owed by incumbent carriers to competitors under existing...
- CLECs break the cage. ENGEBRETSON, JOAN // Telephony;03/22/99, Vol. 236 Issue 12, p8
Discusses the ruling of the United States Federal Communications Commission (FCC) concerning competitive local exchange carriers (CLEC). Benefits of the ruling to CLEC; Remarks of FCC chairman William E. Kennard on co-location.
- C-Block PCS: On The Verge Of A Notice. // Wireless Week;05/08/2000, Vol. 6 Issue 19, p8
Focuses on the rule of the United States Federal Communications Commission on the plasma-current switch (PCS) spectrum for businesses. Views of PCS carriers with C- and F-Block licenses; Petition filed by Sprint and US West for PCS licenses.
- FCC Plans New Spectrum Cap Rules Before Year-end. Carlson, Caron // Wireless Week;09/25/2000, Vol. 6 Issue 39, p142
Announces the plan of the United States Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to launch a rule-making to reconsider the need for frequency spectrum aggregation limits in telecommunication industry. Decision of the FCC on the 45 megahertz spectrum cap; Recommendations from the Wireless...
- Possible competitive bidding process improvements discussed. Wayne, Debra // RCR;06/30/97, Vol. 16 Issue 26, p18
Reports that the United States Federal Communications Commission appears to be unable to establish an auction plan for the telecommunications industry on which all parties can agree. Areas of contentions; Factors which resulted in a lack of financial success of F-block personal and wireless...