Tapping "White Spaces" Won't Be Easy

Drucker, Elliott
December 2008
Wireless Week;12/1/2008, Vol. 14 Issue 17, p22
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the move of the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) in voting for the implementation of white spaces, an unused spectrum allocated to television broadcasting, for broadband data transmissions. According to the article, among the largest supporter for the opening of the spectrum were Google Inc. and Microsoft Corp., who hope to launch a network that provides a wide area of Internet access.


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