FCC Revisits Spectrum Cap
- Government Says 'No' To 700 MHz Intervention. Glick, Eric // Wireless Week;01/29/2001, Vol. 7 Issue 5, p8
Focuses on the ruling of the United States Federal Communications Commission on the 700MHz intervention proposed by wireless carriers in the country. Explanation on the ruling; Advantage of the ruling to broadcasters; Reason of Verizon Wireless for requesting to delay the auction for the 700MHz...
- FCC Spectrum Decision Could Benefit Carriers. Rockwell, Mark // Wireless Week;4/29/2002, Vol. 8 Issue 17, p18
Reports on the benefits of the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) frequency spectrum decision. Details on the spectrum-sharing arrangement set-up by FCC; Remarks from CTIA president and chief executive officer Tom Wheeler; Effect of the FCC ruling on wireless carriers.
- Combo-bidding Reviews Mixed. Carlson, Caron // Wireless Week;06/19/2000, Vol. 6 Issue 25, p1
Reports on the mixed reactions of telecommunication carriers to the combinatorial bidding proposal on spectrum by the United States Federal Communication Commission (FCC). Contention of VoiceStream Wireless in its filing with the FCC; Carriers that support combinatorial bidding; Concern of SBC...
- Industry praises FCC spectrum policy. Silva, Jeffrey // RCR;11/22/99, Vol. 18 Issue 47, p20
Reports on developments with the United States Federal Communications Commission (FCC) with regards to its spectrum policy. Call for legislation for spectrum fees, tax certificates and `two-sided auctions'; FCC member Harold Furchgott-Roth's backing of the agency's spectrum guidelines;...
- The 700 MHz Gorilla. Alleven, Monica // Wireless Week;6/15/2007, Vol. 13 Issue 11, p24
The article focuses on the 700 megahertz (MHz) telecommunication spectrum in the U.S. According to the author, the spectrum is in the upper 700 MHz range, not the lower 700 MHz band where companies such as Qualcomm's MediaFLO already are deploying services. The spectrum's auction in 2007 are...
- Appeals court upholds spectrum cap. Weaver, Heather Forsgren // RCR;01/11/99, Vol. 18 Issue 2, p3
Announces the ruling made by a federal appeals court in January 1999 to uphold the United States Federal Communications Commission's spectrum cap. Arguments raised by BellSouth Wireless Inc. in challenging the cap; Reaction of the telecommunication industry to the cap.
- FCC moves closer to spectrum-cap waivers. Weaver, Heather Forsgren // RCR;04/24/2000, Vol. 19 Issue 17, p2
Reports on the plan of the United States Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to lift its restrictions on telecommunication firms' acquisition of spectrum. Auction of personal communications services licenses; Opposition of small wireless carriers to the plan of lifting restrictions on the...
- FCC wins support for small-business definitions. Weaver, Heather Forsgren // RCR;02/01/99, Vol. 18 Issue 5, p41
Focuses on the United States Federal Communications Commission's (FCC) definition of small business for its location and monitoring service and wireless communications service spectrum auctions. Comments supporting the FCC's definitions.
- AMTA Irks Potential Rivals. Vaughan, Allyson // Wireless Week;06/19/2000, Vol. 6 Issue 25, p5
Reports that the plans of the American Mobile Telecommunications Association (AMTA) to become a frequency coordinator has raised criticism from potential rivals. Reasons for the criticism against the AMTA; Competitors of the group; Position of the Federal Communications Commission on frequency...