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Old 05-12-2011, 02:30 PM
Brad Wasson
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Default US Wireless Capacity To Hit A Wall In The Next 24-36 Months?

<div class='os_post_top_link'><a href='http://www.businessinsider.com/spectrum-crisis-2013-2011-5' target='_blank'>http://www.businessinsider.com/spec...sis-2013-2011-5</a><br /><br /></div><p><em>"According to the FCC, the United States is facing an imminent spectrum crisis, in which exploding demand from smartphones will soon overwhelm the nation's wireless capacity. The problem, the FCC says, is the lack of new spectrum being made available to wireless data carriers. Smartphone data traffic is growing so fast, the FCC says, that--if nothing is done--we will use up our available spectrum by 2013."</em></p><p><img src="http://images.thoughtsmedia.com//wpt/auto/1305208367.usr110171.png" style="border: 1px solid #d2d2bb;" /></p><p>Image: Federal Communications Commission</p><p>If you are in any way dependent on wireless services then you will probably want to take note of this article. The Business Insider has posted an article citing statistics produced by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) which indicate the US is quickly running out of wireless capacity. On the current course, and without an intervention of some kind, by some point in 2013 we will hit a spectrum deficit wall. The FCC does, though, have a plan to recover under used spectrum capacity from various sources. Hit the Read link for additional data and commentary by the Business Insider.</p>
 
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