The Outlook In Washington
- CTIA urges caution in protecting customer info. Silva, Jeffrey // RCR Wireless News;7/16/2007, Vol. 26 Issue 26, p14
The article discusses the call of the International Association for the Wireless Communications (CTIA) to protect consumer information. The U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) set rules governing access to consumer proprietary network information (CPNI) wherein telecom carriers are not...
- 3G Moves To Center Stage. Smith, Brad // Wireless Week;03/26/2001, Vol. 7 Issue 13, p1
Cites that third-generation (3G) networks is receiving much attention from telecommunication service providers and carriers in 2001. Observations discussed by participants in wireless communication congresses; Announcements made by large service providers; Stance of the United States Federal...
- FCC Agenda Focuses On Spectrum Reform. Vaughan, Allyson // Wireless Week;10/29/2001, Vol. 7 Issue 44, p17
Focuses on issues about wireless communication in the U.S. Efforts of the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to deal with telecommunication issues; Analysis of government policy on broadband deployment; Comment of FCC commissioner Michael Powell on the issues.
- FCC To Consider Rooftop Access Issues. Vaughan, Allyson // Wireless Week;10/29/2001, Vol. 7 Issue 44, p31
Explores the efforts of the U.S. Federal Communications Commission to deal with issues in the wireless industry. Details of the plan to repair equipment and maintain phone service; Information on the policy debate over nondiscriminatory access for telecommunication providers; Cooperation among...
- 2000 Sees Strong Wireless Growth. // Wireless Week;2/4/2002, Vol. 8 Issue 5, p14
Reports on the results of the study 'Telecommunications Industry Revenues,' by the U.S. Federal Communications Commission, which indicates a strong wireless growth. Growth of the telecommunications industry in 2000; Revenue growth of the wireless industry in 2000.
- Pass interference. Schwaninger, Robert H. // Mobile Radio Technology;Oct2002, Vol. 20 Issue 10, p64
Discusses publicized rulemaking by the Federal Communications Commission regarding the protection of public safety's operations at 800 millihertz in the U.S. Rebanding, auction and technical proposals placed before the agency; Legal status of interfering operators; Statutes and precedents that...
- Carriers looking to lose their caps. Rogers, Paul // Crain's Chicago Business;02/26/2001, Vol. 24 Issue 9, pSR8
Discusses the demand for electromagnetic spectrum used for wireless communication in the Chicago, Illinois telecommunication sector. Companies bidding for spectrum licenses; Calls for reforms on the cap set by the Federal Communications Commission on spectrum licenses; Spectrum allocations in...
- Keeping an open mind. Waite, David // Telephony;9/10/2007, Vol. 248 Issue 14, p32
The article discusses the move of U.S. Federal Communication Commission (FCC) in mandating the allocation of 22 megahertz of spectrum for wireless applications and devices. It is mentioned that FCC's ruling may deter potential bidders and reduce spectrum valuations. Moreover, current and...
- The universal service order from a wireless perspective. Duffy, Gerard J. // Rural Telecommunications;Jul/Aug97, Vol. 16 Issue 4, p36
Analyzes portions of the US Federal Communications Commission's (FCC) Universal Service Order that pertain to wireless telephone carriers. Rural competition; Principle of competitive neutrality; Portability of support; Wireless in schools, libraries and health care providers; Contributions.