White space

06.27.11
Microsoft-led consortium to trial super WiFi network across the pond
06.27.11

Microsoft-led consortium to trial super WiFi network across the pond

British mobile bandwidth hogs won't have to curb their data enthusiasm anytime soon if a schedule...

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04.20.11
Houston grandmother becomes host of first 'super WiFi' hotspot, proves you're never too old for wireless
04.20.11

Houston grandmother becomes host of first 'super WiFi' hotspot, proves you're never too old for wireless

This ain't your grandma's WiFi -- that is, unless your grandma is 48 year-old Leticia Aguirre. The H...

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03.28.11
Microsoft's SpecNet promises to seek out unused wireless spectrum
03.28.11

Microsoft's SpecNet promises to seek out unused wireless spectrum

Microsoft's been toying around with hardware for so-called white space spectrum for some time now,...

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09.26.10
FCC: white space devices won't require spectrum sensing modules
09.26.10

FCC: white space devices won't require spectrum sensing modules

Phew. For a moment few years there, we thought any device set up to operate on these so-called white...

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09.23.10
FCC votes unanimously in favor of using whitespace for 'super WiFi'
09.23.10

FCC votes unanimously in favor of using whitespace for 'super WiFi'

Just as we suspected earlier this month, the Federal Communications Commission has voted unanimousl...

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09.13.10
FCC set to approve use of unlicensed airwaves for whitespace internet, wants 'innovators and entrepreneurs' to exploit them
09.13.10

FCC set to approve use of unlicensed airwaves for whitespace internet, wants 'innovators and entrepreneurs' to exploit them

Digg Good old whitespace is finally about to get itself some real action, courtesy of the FCC's u...

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06.17.10
Senators ask FCC to prioritize action on broadband white space, FCC promises nothing
06.17.10

Senators ask FCC to prioritize action on broadband white space, FCC promises nothing

Senators John Kerry (D - MA) and Olympia Snowe (R - Maine) have written a letter to FCC chairman Ju...

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02.26.10
White space 'Smart City' network goes up in Wilmington, North Carolina
02.26.10

White space 'Smart City' network goes up in Wilmington, North Carolina

White space internet just took another step on its long, vaporous journey: in addition to the 916-pe...

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12.01.09
FCC starts up white spaces database, devices now inevitable
12.01.09

FCC starts up white spaces database, devices now inevitable

White space devices seem likely to play a major part in the FCC's solution to the wireless spectrum...

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