Open access

October 2008
RCR Wireless News;10/20/2008, Vol. 27 Issue 33, p12
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The article reports on the efforts of the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to response the open access issue. It has been expected that FCC will grant a nationwide collection of C-Block open access licenses, purchased for $4.7 billion by Verizon in the 700 megahertz auction. Meanwhile, Skype Ltd. is asking the FCC to apply to require wireless industry in the landmark 1968 Carterfone decision allowing third parties to attach devices to the public landline network.


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