US fast tracks it plans to free up C-band spectrum for 5G
Satellite operators will be offered compensation from a $9.7 billion fund to trade in their current spectrum holdings
US to free up 280MHz of C-Band spectrum for 5G use
Satellite operators could be in line for billions of dollars of compensation for agreeing to reallocate their existing holdings in the C-Band
US telcos splash $7.6bn on 5G mmWave spectrum
The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) put mmWave spectrum in the 37GHz, 39GHz and 47GHz bands up for auction, as interest in acquiring new 5G spectrum outstripped analysts’ expectations
US FCC to spend US$166.8 million to expand broadband to rural homes
Will cover 60,850 unserved rural homes and businesses in 22 states.
AT&T, Sprint, Verizon, T-Mobile under fire in US for alleged sale of location data
Latest controversy involving large tech firms and consent.