Spectrumauction

05.15.12
Cox seeks 700MHz spectrum transfer to AT&T, U.S. Cellular
05.15.12

Cox seeks 700MHz spectrum transfer to AT&T, U.S. Cellular

Spectrum is the new oil. Or, so it would appear given all the backbiting that's overtaken the wire...

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03.14.12
Canada relaxes rules on foreign ownership of wireless companies, plans spectrum auction for first half of 2013
03.14.12

Canada relaxes rules on foreign ownership of wireless companies, plans spectrum auction for first half of 2013

The Canadian government made a major announcement on telecom policy late this afternoon, revealing...

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02.08.12
AT&T and Verizon lobby for less FCC spectrum control, Sprint and other carriers respond
02.08.12

AT&T and Verizon lobby for less FCC spectrum control, Sprint and other carriers respond

Since 1993, the FCC has held the ability to restrict bidders' participation in spectrum auctions ba...

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01.26.12
T-Mobile urges Congress, FCC to keep spectrum auctions competitive
01.26.12

T-Mobile urges Congress, FCC to keep spectrum auctions competitive

T-Mobile may be getting a new batch of spectrum as a result of its failed merger with AT&T, bu...

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12.09.11
Dutch officials contemplate barring KPN, T-Mobile and Vodafone from spectrum auction
12.09.11

Dutch officials contemplate barring KPN, T-Mobile and Vodafone from spectrum auction

A spectrum auction looms on the horizon in the Netherlands, but three of the country's largest pl...

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10.10.11
UK 4G network auction delayed, spectrum sell-off pushed back to the end of 2012
10.10.11

UK 4G network auction delayed, spectrum sell-off pushed back to the end of 2012

The dizzying world of 4G speeds remains a distant prospect for Britons, with telecoms regulator...

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03.22.11
UK 4G spectrum set to be auctioned off next year
03.22.11

UK 4G spectrum set to be auctioned off next year

Ofcom, the UK version of the FCC, is currently sitting on two fat bands of prime 4G spectrum, at 80...

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02.10.11
Obama announces plan to free up 500MHz of spectrum, invest in 4G for rural areas, and build out nationwide public safety network
02.10.11

Obama announces plan to free up 500MHz of spectrum, invest in 4G for rural areas, and build out nationwide public safety network

We knew the White House was on board with the FCC's desire to free up an additional 500MHz worth of...

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07.27.10
Public safety agencies want D Block for themselves, FCC still seeking auction
07.27.10

Public safety agencies want D Block for themselves, FCC still seeking auction

The 700MHz 'D Block' has been the subject of much debate over the past few years, primarily because...

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