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FCC says the wireless crunch demands TV spectrum

0. phoneArena 12 Apr 2011, 22:05 posted on

The FCC is asking Congress to allow an auction of 120MHz of traditional TV spectrum, in order to meet the growing demand of mobile users; but broadcasters are wary of the potential implications...

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posted on 12 Apr 2011, 23:36

1. luis_lopez_351 (Posts: 951; Member since: 18 Nov 2010)

Phones took over Cameras, mp3's, Telephones, radios, game consuls, Laptops(well tablets did) and now TV. :) sad. sad. sad. for those lost companies but good for the phones :D.

posted on 13 Apr 2011, 09:12 1

2. deago78 (Posts: 160; Member since: 08 Oct 2009)

Not too sad. Records were overtaken by CDs, Horse and buggy by cars and bow and arrow by firearms. When a technology emerges and fulfills a purpose better than the current one, it is overtaken. Such is the way of the world.

posted on 13 Apr 2011, 16:06

4. luis_lopez_351 (Posts: 951; Member since: 18 Nov 2010)

the only bad thing is it takes away jobs xD

posted on 13 Apr 2011, 09:43

3. celljrod (Posts: 82; Member since: 07 Apr 2011)

Just a question, isn't the old analog spectrum already supposed to be converted for wireless use?

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