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- Wheeler Presses For Spectrum Cap Repeal. Grebb, Michael // Wireless Week;10/1/2001, Vol. 7 Issue 40, p10
Deals with the impact of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attack on the proposed repeal of spectrum cap for the wireless industry in the United States (U.S.). Views of Tom Wheeler, president and chief executive officer of Cellular Telecommunications Industry Association, on the spectrum need of...
- Government, Industry Grapple With 3G Deadlines. Vaughan, Allyson // Wireless Week;12/11/2000, Vol. 6 Issue 49, p25
Reports that the United States Federal Communications Commission will release a notice of proposed rulemaking on spectrum allocation by December 31, 2000. Impact of the rulemaking to the wireless industry and government agencies; Application of the spectrum to the agencies.
- Cambridge Broadband among applicants for 3.4GHz fixed wireless access licence auction. // Electronics Weekly;4/23/2003, Issue 2096, p5
Reports on applications from companies received by the Great Britain Radiocommunications Agency to take part in the auction of 3.4 Gigahertz fixed wireless access licenses in May 2003. Application of Cambridge Broadband for the access licenses; Brief background of other applicants; Costs of the...
- White noise. Morris, Anne // Total Telecom Magazine;Apr2008, p16
The article offers information about the white-space spectrum. The spectrum, which sits between TV channels, has been left vacant by regulators to avoid interference with signals used by broadcasters. It mentioned that white-space can be combined with WiFi to develop competitive broadband...
- Bush administration may re-think EAS to include wireless. Silva, Jeffrey; Weaver, Heather Forsgren // RCR Wireless News;3/11/2002, Vol. 21 Issue 10, p1
Reports on the plan of the Bush administration to include the wireless communication in its plan for the emergency alert system in the wake of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks. Importance of emergency alert system to warn citizens and local governments of terrorist threats; Homeland...
- D.C. notes. Silva, Jeffrey // RCR;7/1/96, Vol. 15 Issue 26, p4
Focuses on government policy on wireless communications in the United States. Congressional initiatives concerning the telecommunications industry; Challenges affecting government policy on wireless communications; Recommendations for wireless communications policy.
- From the top. Eby, Deborah // America's Network;3/15/94, Vol. 98 Issue 6, p18
Reports on the US Congress's order to the National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) to find 200 megahertz of government spectrum to auction for private use over the next 15 years. Reallocation of 50 megahertz; Politically potent players in the private sector; Companies...
- Clinton encryption policy could prove to be costly. Silva, Jeffrey // RCR;10/07/96, Vol. 15 Issue 40, p14
Reports that United States President Bill Clinton's administration encryption policy could force wireless firms to use scrambling products that are more expensive and less secure. What affect encryption has on the wireless telecommunications industry; Projected type of wireless and wireline...
- CTIA seeks FCC opinion on local, state authority over sites, fees. R. E. // Electronic Design;04/01/97, Vol. 45 Issue 7, p26
Focuses on the alleged abusive activities by the United States government when wielding their regulatory authority over matters of wireless systems sites and fees. Includes unreasonable taxation; Radio-frequency (RF) environmental impact; RF emissions.