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Industry Canada, FCC Agree to Harmonize 600 MHz Wireless Spectrum

The FCC announced last week that it has successfully managed to "convince" Canada to harmonize TV and wireless spectrum bands as it prepares for next year's incentive spectrum auction. In a blog post published on the Commission's official site, Incentive Auction Task Force Chair Gary Epstein and International Bureau Chief Mindel DelaTorre pointed to the...

Ottawa Kicks Off the 700MHz Spectrum Auction Today

The day has arrived: the 700 MHz wireless spectrum auction will kick off today, and these high-quality airwaves will soon be available to participating carriers with one well-defined aim: to provide Canadian wireless subscribers enhanced, "high-speed wireless services on the latest technologies". "The 700 MHz spectrum auction is an important milestone for Canada. Soon, this high-quality...