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Congress proposes another incentive spectrum auction

A House bill was introduced Monday that will allow government agencies to take a cut of the auction proceeds if they give up under utilized wireless spectrum for commercial use.

By December 9, 2013


Wireless spectrum is the key to Dish's $25.5B bid for Sprint

Dish and Sprint have complementary spectrum holdings that would make a marriage of the two companies a match made in heaven. But there are obstacles to getting the deal done.

By April 15, 2013


At CES, FCC chair warns of mobile 'spectrum crunch'--for the third time

For the third year in a row, Julius Genachowski sounds an alarm over government failure to provide much-needed new spectrum for mobile broadband users. A solution seems closer, but only just barely.

By January 12, 2012


Is the DOJ holding up Verizon's $3.9B cable-spectrum deal?

The Wall Street Journal reports that the Justice Department is concerned about co-marketing arrangements in Verizon's $3.9B bid to buy wireless spectrum from cable operators.

By July 13, 2012


Why the Verizon and T-Mobile spectrum deal could still fall apart

There's lots for regulators to love about Verizon's plans to swap spectrum with T-Mobile. But could the co-marketing piece of Verizon's cable spectrum deal threaten to derail Verizon's big plans?

By June 25, 2012


Verizon wins FCC approval for spectrum deals -- with caveats

The FCC follows the lead of the Justice Department and approves Verizon's $3.9 billion bid to buy wireless spectrum from cable operators. But the agency also includes a few conditions.

By August 23, 2012


Regulators OK Verizon's $3.9B bid to buy cable spectrum

The Justice Department gave a greenlight to the deal between Verizon and a consortium of cable companies to move forward on swapping wireless spectrum. But there are conditions.

By August 16, 2012


Verizon likely to divest wireless spectrum to get cable deal OK

Verizon Wireless may have to give up some valuable spectrum to get regulators to approve its $3.6 billion to buy spectrum from cable operators. But concessions on the marketing deal may cause a snag.

By May 25, 2012


Verizon plans spectrum sale to win approval for cable deal

Verizon Wireless says it will sell some of its 700MHz wireless spectrum if regulators approve its $3.6 billion bid to buy AWS spectrum from cable operators.

By April 18, 2012


Upcoming FCC decisions to shape spectrum policy

The FCC will be making a series of decisions over the next several months and into next year that will greatly affect how the wireless broadband market evolves.

By March 19, 2012