Quantcast
Last updated on April 16, 2014 at 11:15 EDT

Latest Spectrum management Stories

2013-05-30 12:31:18

Google, Microsoft Need to Recruit Device and Chipset Giants to White Space Effort BOSTON, May 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- White Space spectrum use is moving forward in the US and UK markets but more work is needed to broaden the ecosystem, states Strategy Analytics. Internet giants Google and Microsoft are driving the push for White Space to support affordable ubiquitous broadband connectivity to help them reach a larger potential market and extend their service portfolio, but...

2013-04-30 12:30:47

New Study Quantifies Potential Impact of Auction Restrictions on Revenues, a National Public Safety Network, Wireless Prices, Adoption, and Employment WASHINGTON, April 30, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Center for Business and Public Policy at Georgetown University's McDonough School of Business released a new study today on the potential impact of the Federal Communications Commission's (FCC) spectrum incentive auction rules if the Commission bans or limits participation of...

2013-03-15 00:20:47

RANCHO MIRAGE, CA and AUCKLAND, New Zealand, March 14, 2013 /CNW/ - Craig Wireless Systems Ltd. ("Craig Wireless" or the "Company") (TSX: CWG) is pleased to announce that its subsidiary, Woosh Wireless (NZ) Ltd. ("Woosh"), has completed the acquisition of the remaining spectrum management rights (being management rights over 35 MHz of 2.3 GHz spectrum) previously held by Railway St Industries Limited (formerly Woosh Wireless Limited) ("Railway") in New Zealand.  The transfer was...

2013-03-05 08:24:04

LAKE MARY, Fla., March 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Spectrum Bridge, Inc., a global leader in wireless spectrum management solutions that enable next generation wireless networks, today announced that the United States Patent and Trademark Office granted the Company its 12(th) patent. The patent, a "method for providing network access to devices" was co-developed by Peter Stanforth, a founder and chief technical officer of Spectrum Bridge. Of the 12 patents granted by the United States Patent and...

2013-02-21 08:21:34

LAKE MARY, Fla. & SUNNYVALE, Calif., Feb. 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- MELD Technology, Inc. and Spectrum Bridge, Inc. today announced the availability of the MT300 Personal Broadcast(TM) station. MELD's patented TV transmission technology enables the use of TV White Space spectrum for sending HD video and control signals over-the-air using unlicensed spectrum. The MELD transmitter uses a standard TV signal to efficiently transmit multiple HD video streams and control many TVs wirelessly -...

Wi-Fi Congestion Could Be Eased By Opening Up More Spectrum: FCC
2013-02-21 05:22:34

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) voted this week to establish new rules that would free up additional spectrum to boost speeds on Wi-Fi networks and ease wireless congestion in airports and other locations. In a unanimous 5-0 vote, the Commission decided to move forward with the plan despite objections from automakers and their suppliers who claim the new Wi-Fi frequencies could interfere with car-to-car wireless...

2013-02-18 08:23:16

SARASOTA, Fla., Feb. 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- xG® Technology, Inc. ("xG" or the "Company") (AIM: XGTU.L, XGT.L), the developer of a portfolio of wireless communications technologies, including cognitive radio networks, is pleased to announce that it has entered into a reseller agreement with Telemedicine-MM Systems ("Telemedicine-MM"), a New York-based health care systems integrator, under which Telemedicine-MM agrees to purchase a minimum of $2,500,000 of xMax network equipment through...

FCC Finalizes Spectrum Sharing
2012-12-13 15:50:06

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online In September, the FCC announced they´d begin sharing some of the US Government´s wireless spectrum with the private sector in a move to free up airspace for other wireless carriers. Yesterday, the FCC finalized this spectrum sharing initiative, making 100 MHz of spectrum in the 3.5 GHz band available to smaller cellular networks. The FCC also claims that this move is in accordance with the President´s Council of...

FCC Preliminary Approval For Spectrum Auctions
2012-09-29 04:45:09

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online The US Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has approved new rules governing the auctioning of wireless spectrum in a move that could free up more airwaves for wireless broadband. According to Amy Schatz of the Wall Street Journal, the regulatory committee is preparing to auction off television airwaves surrendered by station owners in 2014, and is also reportedly considering placing caps on the total amount of spectrum that...

2012-09-27 02:24:44

NEW YORK, Sept. 27, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The United States' global leadership position in fourth generation cellular wireless networks (4G) is at risk as other countries make significant investments in mobile broadband innovation, according to a new Deloitte report. The report contends that the costs of freeing up spectrum to handle the growth of commercial mobile broadband services should be compared to the economic benefits that result, including increased tax revenues. Deloitte notes that...