Wheeler Presses For Spectrum Cap Repeal
- Feds ready to fund priority access. Silva, Jeffrey // RCR Wireless News;11/5/2001, Vol. 20 Issue 45, p1
Reports on the decision of the United States Defense Information Systems Agency to fund the wireless priority access project. Influence of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks on the decision; Problems experienced by several states with the priority access system; Industry cooperation on the...
- Wireless enhanced 911 given new importance. // State Government News;Oct2001, Vol. 44 Issue 9, p8
Deals with the rules of the United States Federal Communication Commission (FCC) to improve the reliability of wireless 911 services following the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks. Details of the Phase I and Phase II of the 911 rules; Deadline set by the FCC for carriers to provide location...
- 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...
- Wireless industry responds to American tragedy. Silva, Jeffrey // RCR Wireless News;9/17/2001, Vol. 20 Issue 38, p1
Discusses the national security implications of the terrorist attacks on the United States on September 11, 2001 for several issues concerning the telecommunication industry. Allocation of military spectrum for third-generation mobile communication systems; Installation of digital wiretaps;...
- Industry Eyes Compromise. Vaughan, Allyson // Wireless Week;10/8/2001, Vol. 7 Issue 41, p1
Deals with the plan of the wireless industry to reach a compromise with the United States government regarding the frequency needs on spectrum following the terrorist attack on the country on September 11, 2001. Efforts of the Cellular Telecommunications Industry Association (CTIA) in improving...
- GAO: 3G Sale Poses Threat. // Wireless Week;8/27/2001, Vol. 7 Issue 35, p1
Reports on the warning issued by the United States General Accounting Office (GAO) regarding the national security risk posed by auctioning Defense Department spectrum before further study. Frequencies used by the Defense Department that are ideal for third generation wireless services; Need...
- Accentuate the positive. Klein, Ed // Fairfield County Business Journal;9/9/2002, Vol. 41 Issue 36, p13
Reports on the positive effects of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks in the U.S. Awareness of the public to the risks of terrorism; Unity of people to prevent terrorism; Confidence of the people on the success of the war against terrorism.
- United States Has Fallen Victim to Clinton's Inability to Say 'No'. Holzer, Henry Mark; Holzer, Erika // Insight on the News;10/15/2001, Vol. 17 Issue 38, p46
Criticizes the manner in which the administration of former United States (U.S.) President Bill Clinton handled anti-terrorist initiatives. List of terrorist attacks against the U.S. and its allies; Response of the former administration to the attacks; Failure to enhance intelligence capabilities.
- SEPT. 11, 2001: TEN YEARS AFTER THE ATTACKS. // Christian Science Monitor;9/17/2001, Vol. 93 Issue 205, p19
Presents a fictional account of the effects of a terrorist attack on the United States, as seen from 10 years after the fact.