TITLE

FCC Makes Room For Spread Spectrum

AUTHOR(S)
Glick, Eric
PUB. DATE
May 2001
SOURCE
Wireless Week;05/14/2001, Vol. 7 Issue 20, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the decision of the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to ease restrictions on frequency hopping technologies for spread spectrum communications in the United States (U.S.). Significance of the decision to the wireless communication industry; Move of the FCC to allow Canadian firm Wi-Lan to operate in the U.S. while the spread spectrum rules are being reworked; Decision of the FCC to increase the Universal Service Fund for rural telecommunication companies.
ACCESSION #
4464539

 

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