AMTA Irks Potential Rivals
- 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.
- AMTA challenges FCC freezing power. // RCR;04/07/97, Vol. 16 Issue 13, p8
Reports that the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) approval has been sought by the American Mobile Telecommunications Association to implement a licensing freeze. Circumstances surrounding the association challenge of the commission's authority; Details on the freezes.
- CAPITOL HILL NEWS. // Wireless Week;06/18/2001, Vol. 7 Issue 25, p38
Presents updates on policies of the United States Federal Communications Commission which affects the wireless communication industry as of June 18, 2001. Approval of the American Mobile Telecommunications Association Inc. to become frequency coordinator; Public comment sought for the waiver...
- 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...
- Frequency Faux Pas. Gohring, Nancy // Interactive Week;7/9/2001, Vol. 8 Issue 27, p41
Criticizes the United States (U.S.) Federal Communications Commission (FCC) for its decision to reauction the frequency spectrum licenses of NextWave Telecom. Ruling of the U.S. Supreme Court on FCC decision; Motivation for designing the auction system for distributing spectra licenses; Plan of...
- 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...