Auctions: It's A Wrap
- Spectrum speculation. Ankeny, Jason // Wireless Review;Mar2005, Vol. 22 Issue 3, p19
Comments on the auction #58 initiated by the U.S. Federal Communications Commission. Amount generated from the auction; Implication of the poor outcome of the auction on the wireless industry.
- Industry: Delay 700 MHz auction. Weaver, Heather Forsgren // RCR;07/24/2000, Vol. 19 Issue 30, p1
Focuses on the efforts of the government and the wireless industry to hasten the 700 megahertz (MHz) guard-band auction of the United States Federal Communications Commission (FCC). Reason of FCC for delaying two auctions for the 36 MHz of spectrum; Claims of FCC violation of the Communications...
- FCC Spells Relief With Opt-out. Rockwell, Mark // Wireless Week;11/18/2002, Vol. 8 Issue 41, p1
Reports on the ruling of the U.S. Federal Communications Commission in November 2002, releasing spectrum auction bidders from liability. Reaction from the wireless industry and analysts; Support gained from the U.S. Congress; Details of the re-auction of New Wave's spectrum.
- Guard-band auction ends after 66 rounds, nets $519.9 million. Weaver, Heather Forsgren // RCR Wireless News;9/25/2000, Vol. 19 Issue 39, p2
Focuses on the auction of guard-band manager licenses by the Federal Communications Commission in the United States. Information on the total money raised by the auction; Consideration of guard-band managers as an approach to spectrum management; Licenses bid by Nextel Spectrum Acquisition Corp.
- 18 to bid for 220 MHz band licenses. // RCR;05/31/99, Vol. 18 Issue 22, p58
Lists the qualified bidders in the Phase II 220 MHz band auction to be conducted by the United States Federal Communications Commission (FCC) slated to commence on June 8, 1999.
- AWS results could impact DE suit. Silva, Jeffrey // RCR Wireless News;10/2/2006, Vol. 25 Issue 40, p1
The article reports on the outcome of the advanced wireless services (AWS) auction in the U.S. and on the controversy surrounding the new guidelines created by the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) for designated entities. The FCC has decided to extend designated entity license sale...
- 39 GHz: No Place For New Kids. Carlson, Caron // Wireless Week;04/03/2000, Vol. 6 Issue 14, p20
Deals with the United States Federal Communications Commission's 39 Gigahertz (GHz) frequency band auction which opens on the second week of April 2000. Broadband services for the 39 GHz frequency; Telecommunication companies which are expected to participate in the auction; Geographic area...
- Break down. Meyer, Dan // RCR Wireless News;3/17/2008, Vol. 27 Issue 6, p10
The author comments on the auction held by the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) for E-Block licenses covering Aberdeen, South Dakota., and Scottsbluff, Wyoming. He questions the spending of $200,000 for six megahertz of unpaired spectrum covering the 80,000-plus population around...
- Lower 700 MHz auction set to start, rural auction ends. Weaver, Heather Forsgren // RCR Wireless News;6/10/2002, Vol. 21 Issue 23, p11
Reports on the completion of the auction of several rural cellular licenses by the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC). Licenses acquired by Western Wireless Corp. and Cingular Wireless LLC; Bidders for the paging licenses of lower 700 megahertz; Other auctions scheduled by the FCC.