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.
Wireless Innovation Alliance // 3:00 PM EST// Dec. 15
This October, the FCC found Marriott’s Gaylord Opryland Hotel and Convention Center to be guilty of blocking guests’ personal Wi-Fi hotspots and fined Marriott International $600,000. Lend your social voice to our Thunderclap. More
Wireless Innovation Alliance // 5:47 PM EST// Sep. 4
FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler acknowledged the critical role unlicensed spectrum plays in growing competition in the broadband marketplace stating that the FCC's "efforts to expand the amount of unlicensed spectrum creates alternative competitive pathways." More
The Hill // 9:25 AM EST// Jun. 16
CEA released a report, Unlicensed Spectrum and the American Economy, examining the economic impact of unlicensed spectrum on the American economy. More
Channel Partners // 12:56 PM EST// Jun. 11
The Illinois Valley Data Center (IV Data Center), a wireless Internet service provider (WISP) in rural Oregon calls on the FCC to preserve unlicensed spectrum. More
Wireless Innovation Alliance // 12:16 PM EST// May. 15
Today's FCC order establishes workable initial rules for the reorganized 600 MHz band plan for the upcoming incentive auction, repacking, and forward auction. More
The Hill // 10:47 AM EST// May. 12
At the "Moving Wi-Fi Forward" event, Commissioner Rosenworcel discussed her "game plan" for unlicensed spectrum. 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.
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4:05 AM Dec 19