The acting chairwoman said the country needs to move quickly to adopt 5G for future technologies.
Internet of Things devices are expected to increasingly flood the market as 5G networks light up.
Simington also raised idea of Big Tech contributing to Universal Service Fund.
FCC head talks spectrum and network strategy, broadband policy book released, and it's Lifeline Awareness Week.
Broadband Breakfast briefly breaks down the topics to be discussed at the TPRC conference.
Broadband Breakfast, in person and for lunch, heard about the possibilities with spectrum sharing and combining technologies for coverage.
And lawmakers hope to iron out some wrinkles in infrastructure bill.
Democrats divided on when to move infrastructure bill, FCC awards 2.5 GHz licenses, antitrust lawyer Sayyed to TechFreedom.
Virginia's $700 million toward broadband, T-Mobile accused of lying about ending 3G services, and is accused of not paying tax.
Satellite service provider Dish, which is open to 12 GHz for mobile, recently signed a network sharing deal with AT&T.
Biden admin accuses China of hacking, FCC's minimum broadband insufficient for small businesses, Jessica Rosenworcel says midband is priority.
FCC Commissioner Nathan Simington said focus on spectrum decision will become increasingly important for digital success.
Greater availability of mid-band spectrum has kick-started 5G through better signal propagation, penetration and carrying capacity.
More experts weigh in on the fiber debate, but point to other technologies as important for the future of connectivity.
On May 19, 2021, ask us anything about spectrum sharing during Broadband Breakfast Live Online!
FCC launches both the Emergency Broadband Benefit program and a database for robocalls, while West Virginia moves on broadband legislation.
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“5G is mostly not faster than 4G,” wrote Doug Dawson, president of CCG Consulting, in a Tuesday blog post, in […]
On Monday, the Federal Communications Commission announced the conclusion of bidding in its auction of Priority Access Licenses in the […]
July 21, 2020 — The Federal Communications Commission has been undergoing a massive effort to convert additional spectrum to be […]
June 18, 2020 — The Federal Communications Commission’s October C-Band auction will be a crucial step toward developing America’s 5G […]
June 17, 2020 — Senate Commerce Committee Chairman Roger Wicker, R-Miss., used a nominations hearing on Tuesday to grill Federal […]
May 6, 2020 – Military officials and legislators urged the Federal Communications Commission to reverse their approval of increased satellite […]
Agency Changes Upcoming Auction 105 Schedule, Postpones Auction 106 Adjustments Made in Light of COVID-19 Pandemic WASHINGTON, March 25, 2020—The […]
LAS VEGAS, Nevada, October 18, 2019 – The Wireless Internet Service Provider Association annual conference opened here this week with […]
WASHINGTON, July 24, 2013 — The House Subcommittee on Communications and Technology held a hearing Tuesday on the upcoming spectrum auction, […]
WASHINGTON, July 2, 2013 – The Institute for Local Self-Reliance released a fact sheet describing the basic principles behind wireless […]
WASHINGTON, June 27, 2013 – Witnesses from government agencies and private industry underscored the importance of making more efficient use […]
WASHINGTON, June 19, 2013 – Under questioning from the Senate Commerce Committee during a confirmation hearing to be chairman of […]
WASHINGTON, June 17, 2013 – President Barack Obama on Friday introduced several new initiatives to facilitate more efficient use of […]
WASHINGTON, June 12, 2013 – Concerns over spectrum policy and data privacy dominated the conversation between AT&T Chairman and CEO […]
WASHINGTON, May 22, 2013 – Addressing spectrum demands and encouraging mobile innovation are the two keys to advancement in communications, […]
WASHINGTON April 6, 2012 – Last week the National Telecommunication and Information Administration (NTIA) announced their finding that 95 megahertz (MHz) […]
WASHINGTON March 8th, 2012 – Last month Congress passed one of the more important pieces of legislation regarding the future […]
WASHINGTON April 21, 2011- Federal Communications Commission Chairman Julius Genachowski visited the Economic Club of Washington Wednesday to answer questions that covered spectrum auctions and the...
WASHINGTON March 29, 2011 - With the acquisition of T-Mobile, AT&T may be not only solving a long standing question about where it would find the...