Google criticizes Verizon for 700-MHz lobbying

Taylor, Colleen
October 2007
Electronic News;10/8/2007, Vol. 53 Issue 41, p39
Trade Publication
The article reports that search engine company Google Inc. criticizes Verizon Communications Inc. for lobbying the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to change the newly established open access provision to the 700-MHz wireless spectrum auction. The provision is set to ensure that a portion of the spectrum is set aside for a nationwide interoperable broadband network not controlled by a single telecommunications carrier, according to Google.


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