- Fixed wireless access battle begins with tower of squabbling. Weaver, Heather Forsgren // RCR;09/06/99, Vol. 18 Issue 36, p10
Focuses on the start of the official battle over fixed wireless companies' access to multi-tenant buildings in the United States (US). US Federal Communications Commission's (FCC) review of comments from the fixed wireless industry and the real estate industry; Real estate community's...
- FCC Approves Plan for Wireless PCS. Toth, Victor J. // Business Communications Review;Feb94, Vol. 24 Issue 2, p50
Focuses on the Federal Communications Commission's approval for wireless Personal Communications Service. Regulatory background; Award of four PCS pioneer preferences; FCC's use of a very broad definition of PCS; Relocation plan for bands from 4 to 6 and 10 to 11 megahertz (MHz); FCC's...
- Lawmakers back exemption to separate subsidiary rule. Weaver, Heather Forsgren // RCR;05/17/99, Vol. 18 Issue 20, p19
Reports that 16 lawmakers are urging the United States Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to refrain from enforcing the separate subsidiary rule. FCC decision on whether mid-sized incumbent local exchange carriers must continue to have a separate subsidiary to offer wireless services.
- 700 MHz auction rules bode well for Internet, traditional players. Allen, Robert G. // RCR;02/21/2000, Vol. 19 Issue 8, p34
Reports on the United States Federal Communications Commission's decision to establish a 700 MHz wireless service. Implications for a number of telecommunications and Internet-related companies; Aspects of the Commission's choice of service areas that benefit traditional carriers.
- 700 MHz Auction: FCC, Verizon Seek Delay. Carlson, Caron // Wireless Week;05/01/2000, Vol. 6 Issue 18, p3
Reports on the auction of the 700 megahertz wireless spectrum set by the United States Federal Communications Commission (FCC). Plans of the FCC to `re-interpret' the statutory deadline set by Congress; Other benefits of the delay; Request of Venizon Wireless to postpone the auction.
- Martin defends USF reverse auctions. Silva, Jeffrey; Weaver, Heather Forsgren // RCR Wireless News;9/18/2006, Vol. 25 Issue 38, p11
The article reports on the testimony of U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Chairman Kevin Martin before the U.S. Senate Commerce Committee. As the FCC began examining industry reaction to its June decision to raise the safe-harbor amount the wireless industry can use to pay into the...
- FCC expected to dump cost-recovery obligation. Weaver, Heather Forsgren // RCR;11/15/99, Vol. 18 Issue 46, p3
Reports on the United States Federal Communications Commission's (FCC) plan to revise wireless enhanced 911 rules that would eliminate the cost-recovery obligation that must be met before E911 services have to be deployed. Phase I and II E911 rules under FCC regulations; Cellular...
- The FCC to allow wireless-only area codes. Weaver, Heather Forsgren // RCR Wireless News;12/17/2001, Vol. 20 Issue 51, p6
Reports that the United States Federal Communications Commission would allow states to create technology-specific overlays for wireless telephone numbers. Deadline for carriers to be capable of pooling numbers; What the number pooling allows telephone numbers; Factor for the delay of the need...
- FCC continues to set agenda amid legal challenges. Weaver, Heather Forsgren // RCR;01/03/2000, Vol. 19 Issue 1, p14
Highlights the United States Federal Communications Commission's wireless agenda for 2000, according to Wireless Telecommunications Bureau Chief Thomas Sugure. Wireless bureau's plan to concentrate on eliminate the backlog of wireless issues that have yet to be addressed; Issues relating to...