In Brief

Krudel, Tim
July 2000
Wireless Review;07/01/2000, Vol. 17 Issue 13, p14
Trade Publication
Presents update about the telecommunication industry in the United States as of July 1, 2000. Federal Communications Commission's (FCC) construction benchmarks on broadband-Personal Communication System licenses; Action done by the FCC as part of establishing a Wireless Medical Telemetry Service; Example on how wireless providers' territorialism limits the quality and quantity of Internet content.


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