Spectrum Politics: John donovan, editor-in-chief

Donovan, John
May 2008
Portable Design;May2008, Vol. 14 Issue 5, p5
The author comments on the impact of the Federal Communications Commission's (FCC) pending ruling on the use of white spaces in the compacted broadcast television spectrum channels on mobile wireless access in the U.S. He expresses that spectrum optimizes mobile and handheld devices as well as used primarily for wireless telephony and data services. He adds that the rule resulted to the compaction of channels 2-51, freeing up the 700 megahertz (MHz) portion of the spectrum channels.


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