TITLE

Martin's Last Hurrah

AUTHOR(S)
Seybold, Andy
PUB. DATE
August 2008
SOURCE
Wireless Week;8/1/2008, Vol. 14 Issue 13, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The author reflects on the plans of Federal Communication Commission (FCC) chairman Kevin Martin for the data networks in the U.S. He states that Martin wants to have the 700 megahertz D Block and AWS 2 spectrum auctions before he will be replaced for his post. The author believes that this scheme is important and can be considered as a nationwide solution for communication network concerns.
ACCESSION #
33718907

 

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