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- C Block Hits Carving Block. Carlson, Caron // Wireless Week;06/05/2000, Vol. 6 Issue 23, p1
Reports that the United States Federal Communications Commission is planning to change each 30-Megahertz C-Block frequency spectrum. Reactions from small wireless telecommunication companies; Actions taken by large telecommunication companies.
- Clinton's 3G Pandora's Box. Lynch, Grahame // America's Network;11/15/2000, Vol. 104 Issue 17, p6
Focuses on an October 2000 decree of United States President Bill Clinton to the Federal Communications Commission to hold 3G auctions in internationally-designated spectrum bands. Technological and economic risk involved in 3G; Advantage and disadvantage of more cellular technology.
- Untitled. // Wireless Week;07/10/2000, Vol. 6 Issue 28, p1
Presents news briefs from the wireless communication industry in the United States (U.S.) as of July 10, 2000. Adoption of tribal land policies by the Federal Communications Commission; Petition of NextWave Personal Communications Inc. to the U.S. Court of Appeals; Actions taken by the...
- Public Safety Scores Victory. // Wireless Week;08/07/2000, Vol. 6 Issue 32, p46
Reports on the decision of the United States Federal Communications Commission regarding the interoperability order for the 700 MHz band which is used by emergency communication systems. Reasons for the push to improve communications in emergencies; Remarks from Joe Hannah, president of the...
- AMTA Irks Potential Rivals. Vaughan, Allyson // Wireless Week;06/19/2000, Vol. 6 Issue 25, p5
Reports that the plans of the American Mobile Telecommunications Association (AMTA) to become a frequency coordinator has raised criticism from potential rivals. Reasons for the criticism against the AMTA; Competitors of the group; Position of the Federal Communications Commission on frequency...
- Relocation Costs May Stifle MSS. // Wireless Week;07/10/2000, Vol. 6 Issue 28, p42
Focuses on the contention of satellite companies that a United States Federal Communications Commission Report and Order on spectrum allocation will prove costly for the telecommunication industry. Information on the order; Result of costly relocation payments.
- Use of Digital Frequencies for Analog Operations. Martin, Harry C. // Broadcast Engineering;Jan2002, Vol. 44 Issue 1, p20
Discusses the order of the United States Federal Communications (FCC) Commission on the use of digital frequencies for analog operation by television stations. Efforts of various wireless industry groups to push FCC to adopt procedures for the 700 Megahertz band-clearing; Consequences of the...
- Tonight On TV: Spectrum Reruns. Lee, Rikki // Wireless Week;10/16/2000, Vol. 6 Issue 42, p6
Talks about the 700 megahertz spectrum frequency for television that the United States Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has scheduled for an auction in March 2001. Problem of bidders in the auction; Comments by FCC Chairman William Kennard on the television industry; Information on the...
- Questions Lurk In 24 GHz History. Carlson, Caron // Wireless Week;07/17/2000, Vol. 6 Issue 29, p20
Reports on the questions that emerge in the upcoming auction of the fixed-wireless licenses at 25 GHz by the United States Federal Communications Commission in 2000. Primary target of the spectrum; Actions taken by Teledisc Corp. that led to the controversy over the band; Proposed license...