TITLE

GOOGLE COULD PROTEST AUCTION'S OUTCOME

AUTHOR(S)
Hearn, Ted
PUB. DATE
January 2008
SOURCE
Multichannel News;1/7/2008, Vol. 29 Issue 1, p28
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article provides information on the 700-Megahertz spectrum auction to be conducted by the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) in 2008. It cites that the auction would include the sale of analog airwaves that television stations in the country have to return. Moreover, it is noted that Google Inc. and other auction participants could protest on the delayed access to the spectrum which cost them for about $10 billion.
ACCESSION #
28377624

 

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