At the 2013 Consumer Electronics Show on Wednesday, FCC Chairman Julius Genachowski announced a new plan to free up 195 megahertz of wireless spectrum in the 5 GHz band to increase Wi-Fi speeds in high traffic areas. This new spectrum allocation will be the largest block of unlicensed spectrum made available since 2003. The additional amount of unlicensed spectrum will help alleviate Wi-Fi congestion in places such as conferences and airports.
Wireless Innovation Alliance // 6:06 PM EST// Feb. 10
The Wireless Innovation Alliance (WIA) released the statement below in response to the introduction of the House and Senate Wi-Fi Innovation Act More
Wireless Innovation Alliance // 4:44 PM EST// Jan. 28
The Wireless Innovation Alliance applauds the FCC for telling Marriott International, Inc. – and everyone else – that it is illegal to interfere with lawful communications. 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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