, Forbes
Winging It On Spectrum And Auction Authority, Congress Needs Mobile Wireless Comeback
Jonathan Cannon

From Forbes:

With more than one-third of Americans having a 5G subscription, the emergence of fixed wireless access, and the 5G-enabled Titanium Economy of advanced manufacturing taking off,…

, Communications Daily
FCC Veterans See Softer Hill Shift on FCC Oversight if GOP Gains Narrow Majority
Jonathan Cannon

From Communications Daily:

The electoral battle for control of Congress remained unresolved Thursday, but former FCC officials agree with other communications sector observers (see 2210310073)…

Coalition Urges Congress to Reauthorize FCC’s Spectrum Authority
Jonathan Cannon

We, the undersigned, write this letter to express our support for H.R. 7624, the Extending America’s Spectrum Auction Leadership Act of 2022, which would extend the Federal Communications…

, Communications Daily
Rosenworcel Seen Likely to Embrace Simington’s Calls for Security Rules
Jonathan Cannon

From Communications Daily:

Security has become one of Simington’s biggest focuses as a commissioner, and he started to work with Rosenworcel’s office on next steps, officials said. Simington…

Two Sides of the Story: Dual Agency Approach to Spectrum Management
Corinne Day

WASHINGTON (Oct. 4, 2021) — Cracks in the spectrum management system in the United States have shaken up the spectrum licensing process and injected uncertainty into telecom markets.


Rivalrous Regulators: Historical Analysis of the Dual Agency Approach to Spectrum Management
Jeffrey Westling


As we move into the 5G world, access to radio frequencies has become an ever-present challenge for operators. Services need the legal certainty that their networks can function…

, American Action Forum
Technology and Telecommunications Policy in the Executive Order on “Promoting Competition in the American Economy”
Joe Kane

From American Action Forum:

Over three years after the Restoring Internet Freedom Order removed the Title II classification of ISPs and ended net neutrality requirements, the hyperbolic…

FCC paves way for device innovation
Corinne Day

R Street Institute applauds FCC for helping new, innovative devices reach market faster

Last week, Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Acting Chairwoman Jessica Rosenworcel announced a report…

Vanlife Challenges in a Cyber World
Franklin Lee

It was a late, cold winter night in 2019. Tightly wrapped in a sleeping bag inside a van parked at a local Walmart in Hyattsville, MD, I desperately tapped my phone, attempting to refresh my cellular…

Introducing ITIF’s Broadband Myth Series
Joe Kane

From Information Technology & Innovation Foundation:

Yet widespread fears of website blocking and speed throttling never materialized (as any dispassionate observer could have predicted), and…

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