F.C.C. Backs Proposal to Realign Airwaves


F.C.C. Backs Proposal to Realign Airwaves
By: Robert A. Kobek, RRP, President

All the talk about how the Government hurts small business, this is a great example of how it helps. I am not advocating anything, only informing on a very important initiative that is very forward looking.

The FCC is very business friendly as it relates to broadband and protecting its future.

WASHINGTON — The government took a big step on Friday to aid the creation of new high-speed wireless Internet networks that could fuel the development of the next generation of smartphones and tablets, and devices that haven’t even been thought of yet.

The five-member Federal Communications Commission unanimously approved a sweeping, though preliminary, proposal to reclaim public airwaves now used for broadcast television and auction them off for use in wireless broadband networks, with a portion of the proceeds paid to the broadcasters.

To read the entire article “click here”:http://www.nytimes.com/2012/09/29/technology/fcc-approves-auction-process-for-spectrum.html?partner=rss&emc=rss&utm_source=twitterfeed&utm_medium=twitter&_r=1

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