Going to Auctionland
- 3G controversy could delay policy decision. Silva, Jeffrey // RCR Wireless News;5/7/2001, Vol. 20 Issue 19, p1
Deals with the possible delay of the approval of the third generation wireless communication systems in the United States (U.S.) because of spectrum issue. Actions taken by the U.S. Federal Communications Commission to address the problem; Implications of the delay of the approval; Effect of...
- Bush budget plan would delay auctions. Silva, Jeffrey; Weaver, Heather Forsgren // RCR Wireless News;5/7/2001, Vol. 20 Issue 19, p10
Deals with the delay of the auction for the radio spectrum of third-generation (3G) wireless communication systems by the United States (U.S.) Federal Communications Commission. Reason for the delay; Issues dealing with the auction that are being debated; Actions taken by the U.S. Congress on...
- Satellite Spectrum Wars. Shields, Todd // MediaWeek;5/20/2002, Vol. 12 Issue 20, p12
Reports on U.S. Federal Communications Commission's decision that Northpoint Technology will have to compete with large corporations for a spectrum use it believes it discovered. Reaction of Northpoint president Sophia Collier on the decision; Lawsuit filed by Northpoint Technology against MDS...
- 2.4 GHz Airspace Gets More Congested. Bello, Erik; McWhirter, Brian // Wireless Design & Development;Apr2001, Vol. 9 Issue 4, p66
Discusses the implications of the United States Federal Communications Commission's ruling on Part 15 spread spectrum devices that use the unlicensed 2.4 gigahertz (GHz) industrial, scientific and medical (ISM) band. Technologies that operate in the 2.4 GHz ISM band; Growth of wireless local...
- Hopping On The Internet. // Wireless Week;09/04/2000, Vol. 6 Issue 36, p1
Reports that the United States Federal Communication Commission rules permitting frequency hopping spread spectrum systems in the 2.4 gigahertz band may speed up the world wide wait over wireless systems in homes and offices.
- Wireless Spectrum Auctions May Help Dealers, Customers. Palenchar, Joseph // TWICE: This Week in Consumer Electronics;08/21/2000, Vol. 15 Issue 19, p6
Reports on the impact of spectrum auctions of the United States Federal Communications Commission planned for November 2000, on dealers and customers. Retailers' promotion of benefits that carriers will be able to deliver; Start of auction of 1.9GHz PCS-band spectrum on November 19, 2000.
- Unlikely Allies. Smith, Steve // TWICE: This Week in Consumer Electronics;08/21/2000, Vol. 15 Issue 19, p10
Focuses on the United States Federal Communications Commission's planned spectrum auction in November 2000. Opportunity for wireless carriers to bid on multiple licenses in 158 geographic markets nationwide; Impact of the auction on consumer electronics manufacturers.
- Carrier 3G Plans Unclear Pending FCC HDTV Ruling. Palenchar, Joseph // TWICE: This Week in Consumer Electronics;08/21/2000, Vol. 15 Issue 19, p23
Reports on the uncertainty of plans of carriers to offer 3G services in auctions of 747-762MHz and 777-792MHz spectrum in 2001 pending the ruling of the United States Federal Communications Commission (FCC). Importance of the FCC mandate; Carriers that believe they already own enough unused...
- FCC Makes Room For Spread Spectrum. Glick, Eric // Wireless Week;05/14/2001, Vol. 7 Issue 20, p6
Discusses the decision of the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to ease restrictions on frequency hopping technologies for spread spectrum communications in the United States (U.S.). Significance of the decision to the wireless communication industry; Move of the FCC to allow Canadian firm...