Stay informed about Super WiFi initiatives and spectrum policy with the items in our news center. Check back often for important updates on this evolving issue.
The Hill // 3:25 PM EST// Apr. 21
In 2015, the FCC will hold incentive auctions for wireless companies to bid on airwaves. More
Wireless Innovation Alliance // 3:49 PM EST// Mar. 24
Private sector access to the 3.5 GHz band and the initiation of the Citizens Broadband Service holds great potential for successful spectrum sharing that meets the demands of wireless broadband users. More
The Hill // 5:36 PM EST// Mar. 20
Wally Bowen, founder of the nonprofit Mountain Area Information Network (MAIN) in Asheville, NC, calls on the FCC to preserve spectrum for unlicensed use during its upcoming spectrum auctions. More
Light Reading Mobile // 3:52 PM EST// Mar. 7
Richard Thanki highlights the substantial economic value of unlicensed spectrum and its contribution to innovation. More
San Jose Mercury News // 11:50 AM EST// Mar. 6
Harold Feld, senior vice president at Public Knowledge, writes on the importance of unlicensed spectrum and calls on the Federal Communications Commission to reserve some spectrum for sharing. More
ReCode // 7:23 PM EST// Feb. 21
FCC Commissioner Jessica Rosenworcel calls for the expansion of unlicensed spectrum, specifically in the lower 5 GHz band. More
The Wireless Innovation Alliance (WIA) is a broad-based group of innovators, providers, consumer groups, think tanks and education organizations that believe that more efficient use and expanded access to the nation’s spectrum resources are fundamental to the future of U.S. economic policy and global competitiveness, and that we face potential spectrum scarcities in both licensed and unlicensed bands that must be addressed in order for innovation and investment to move forward.
" From @thehill: Tech industry pushes for more unlicensed #spectrum in advance of 2015 auctions| "
9:30 AM Apr 21