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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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