All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘wireless spectrum’

Google Creates TV White Space Map, Starts Public Spectrum Trial

There’s a lot of wireless spectrum out there, but mobile devices can’t take advantage of some of it as it goes towards other uses. There is a lot of unused spectrum though, and Google wants to free it up., the company’s philanthropic arm, is working with other tech companies to create a database of unused TV white space. This …

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FCC Votes To Free Up Spectrum For Wi-Fi Devices

The spectrum freed up for Wi-Fi is a finite resource. Too many devices can congest the networks and slow down service for everybody. The FCC wants to prevent that from happening, and have taken steps to relieve congestion with its latest proposal. The FCC announced today that it has unanimously voted to free up 195 MHz of additional spectrum in …

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