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The Telecom Digest for December 18, 2011
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Date: Sat, 17 Dec 2011 03:04:00 -0500 From: Telecom Digest Moderator <firstname.lastname@example.org> To: email@example.com. Subject: Bloomberg author says FCC needs to change its views Message-ID: <20111217080400.GA7063@telecom.csail.mit.edu> FCC Should Stop Worrying and Learn to Love Spectrum Market: View By the Editors Dec 15, 2011 Julius Genachowski, the Federal Communications Commission chairman, thinks the end is near. His evangelizing isn~t spiritual but digital: The economy of the future depends on smartphones, tablet computers and other wireless devices, and yet the U.S. faces a crippling spectrum shortage, he says. http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2011-12-16/fcc-should-stop-worrying-and-learn-to-love-free-market-for-spectrum-view.html -- Bill Horne Moderator
Date: Sat, 17 Dec 2011 02:52:54 -0500 From: Telecom Digest Moderator <firstname.lastname@example.org> To: email@example.com. Subject: Verizon wireless and Leap wireless swapping spectrum Message-ID: <20111217075254.GA4857@telecom.csail.mit.edu> The official notice of the proposal to swap 700 MHz spectrum has been released: Verizon Wireless and Leap Wireless seek FCC consent to the exchange of lower 700 mhz band a block, aws-1, and personal communications service licenses http://hraunfoss.fcc.gov/edocs_public/attachmatch/DA-11-2018A1.doc http://hraunfoss.fcc.gov/edocs_public/attachmatch/DA-11-2018A1.pdf -- Bill Horne Moderator
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