Spectrum Rules Discouraging Small Carriers
- Spectrum-cap proposal could be deadlocked by four-member FCC. Forsgren Weaver, Heather // RCR Wireless News;1/29/2001, Vol. 20 Issue 5, p3
Discloses the plan of the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to review the cap that limits the amount of spectrum wireless carriers can control in the United States.
- 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...
- 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...
- Wireless bill could fuel 3G spectrum fight. Silva, Jeffrey // RCR Wireless News;6/11/2001, Vol. 20 Issue 24, p1
Reports that a House bill on wireless communication services could diminish the role of the United States Department of Defense in deciding the terms and conditions governing the transfer of the 1700 megahertz frequency spectrum from the department to the mobile-phone industry for...
- 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.
- LOBBYING OVER $16 BILLION WORTH OF AIRWAVES. Mullins, Brody // National Journal;2/2/2002, Vol. 34 Issue 5, p328
Explains that lobbyists of NextWave Telecom Inc. in the United States (U.S.) Congress are reaping valuable fees for the resolution of the re-auctioning made by the U.S. Federal Communications Commission for the wireless spectrum originally won by NextWave in a bidding. Details of the...
- 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...
- Atlanta as a state of mind. Bolton, David // Rural Telecommunications;Mar/Apr98, Vol. 17 Issue 2, p30
Reports on the 1998 National Telephone Cooperative Association's annual meeting and exposition in Atlanta, Georgia. Names of speakers; Topics of panel discussions; Other activities for participants.