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European Commission sharpens teeth
May 26, 2005
by Website author

It has been called an elaborate chess game between the European Commission and the German authorities and the prelude to the big battle on mobile call termination rates but is this really the underlying subtext? Read more...

Countdown to digital switchover begins
May 25, 2005
by Website author

The European Commission (EC) is calling for a coordinated but flexible approach to digital switchover, which will make maximum use of the spectrum released after the analogue signal is turned off. Read more...

If interference from PLT is a given, is finding a solution worth the effort?
May 24, 2005
by Website author

The BBC has conducted a number of experiments that have confirmed that if powerline transmission (PLT) is used in the same spectrum as a radio service, interference and conflict is inevitable. Read more...

Interference: is your telly compliant?
May 19, 2005
by Website author

Regulatory pressure to ensure that ADSL broadband did not cause interference may have been successful in ensuring peaceful co-existence with other services but the failure to address the flip side is beginning to have an impact on BT's business. Read more...

What more can Europe do about spam?
May 13, 2005
by Website author

The commercial sector is casting a critical eye over the EU’s anti-spam legislation, which has now been in force for more than 1000 days. Some new proposals are on the table but implementation is far from easy. Read more...

What more can Europe do about spam?
May 13, 2005
by admin_pt

The commercial sector is casting a critical eye over the EU’s anti-spam legislation, which has now been in force for more than 1000 days. Some new proposals are on the table but implementation is far from easy. Read more...

Competition tribunal asserts authority over Ofcom
May 12, 2005
by Website author

The UK regulator, Ofcom, has been stripped of the freedom to set its own timetable for re-investigating competition cases. Read more...

Powerline technology enters last mile
May 11, 2005
by Website author

The European Commission has made a recommendation aimed specifically at broadband over powerline communications (PLC) systems but rumour mongering continues to hinder widespread adoption of the technology. Read more...

Crunch time for 2.5Ghz
May 05, 2005
by Website author

Lobbying campaigns are intensifying as Europe’s regulators prepare for a meeting crucial to determining future allocations in the 2.5 Ghz band. Read more...

Let’s put things into perspective…
Apr 28, 2005
by Website author

Dr Thomas W Hazlett, former FCC chief economist and leading US expert on spectrum policy, tells PolicyTracker that the currently fashionable commons approach has more limitations than uses. Read more...

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