FCC: We Want To Save Free TV
- Spectrum Speculation. // Broadcasting & Cable;3/1/2010, Vol. 140 Issue 9, p22
The article reports on the implication of broadcasters who were considered inefficient in the operations of the U.S. Federal Communications Commission's (FCC) broadband future. According to FCC's spectrum reclamation plan lead staffer Phil Bellaria, although the number of broadcasters is rising,...
- FCC: We Want To Save Free TV. Eggerton, John // Broadcasting & Cable;1/18/2010, Vol. 140 Issue 3, p2
An interview with the Federal Communications Commission's spectrum reclamation plan lead staffer Phil Bellaria is presented. When asked about the move of the agency to get the spectrum back from broadcasting companies, he states that broadcast television stations are given the option on how to...
- Nondiscrimination certification raises questions. Petro, Lee G. // Radio Magazine;May2011, Vol. 17 Issue 5, p12
The article reports that new pronouncements by the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) require a more thorough examination of the nondiscrimination policy certification when broadcast stations apply for license renewal. FCC's 2007 Diversity Proceeding aimed to end the reported "No...
- Bureau Surmounts Backlog. Carlson, Caron // Wireless Week;03/20/2000, Vol. 6 Issue 12, p70
Reports the success of the United States Federal Communications Commission's Wireless Communications Bureau on decreasing its backlog. Changes made by Tom Sugrue, chief of the bureau that give him credits in management; Goal of Sugrue.
- FCC Needs To Look Hard At SMR. Rosenthal, Michael // Wireless Week;02/12/2001, Vol. 7 Issue 7, p41
Comments on the need for the United States Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to alter its rules in the SMR market. Cause of assymetrical regulation in the segment; Recommendation for the FCC to enact automatic roaming requirements for digital SMR carriers.
- Report Probes Universal Service Reform. Vaughan, Allyson // Wireless Week;03/12/2001, Vol. 7 Issue 11, p10
States that the United States Federal Communications Commission expects to tackle universal service and eligible telecommunications carrier designation issues upon issuance of a report highlighting the need for universal service reforms in March 2001. Cause of such effort; Background...
- FCC Focuses On World Markets. Vaughan, Allyson // Wireless Week;03/26/2001, Vol. 7 Issue 13, p61
Reports that the United States Federal Communications Commission (FCC) is focused on the barriers facing companies in the country trying to enter foreign telecommunication markets. Information on a public international forum held by the FCC: Key to success in foreign markets.
- FCC Adopts Interim USF Plan. // Wireless Week;12/16/2002, Vol. 8 Issue 43, p4
Reports on the plan of the U.S. Federal Communications Commission to double the contribution of the wireless carriers to the Universal Service Fund. Objective of the plan; Support provided by the CTIA to the plan; Characteristics of a universal service fund.
- Guess who's back? Tilles, Alan // Mobile Radio Technology;May2003, Vol. 21 Issue 5, p64
Comments on the proposal of U.S. Federal Communication Commission to mandate narrowbanding by 150MHz and 450 MHz Part 90 licenses. Creation of different sets of lower power frequencies; Request of the Commission of comments on mandatory migration to 6.25 kHz.