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Dish Network Wins FCC Approval For Cellular Spectrum
2012-12-12 14:33:53

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Julius Genachowski and the FCC have approved Dish Network´s entrance into the cellular market by allowing the satellite TV company the rights to some very valuable spectrum, a decision that marks the end of a long process for the satellite TV provider. The Colorado company has been trying to enter into the cellular market for over a year, but had to seek FCC approval in order to use the cellular airwaves. The FCC...


Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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