Re: [WISPA] Tonight: Join SavetheInternet.com on PBS

2006-10-19 Thread Pete Davis
Hmmm.. I think they DO charge the recipient of the cell call. Even if its a land line, the recipient does have to pay for service, even if it is a unlimited minutes plan. Nobody has FREE phone service. Someone pays for the dial tone, even if its VOIP. The telephone system kind of IS the

[WISPA] Equipment Box

2006-10-19 Thread Rick Smith
Need a metal NEMA enclosure to fit a DVR in as well as a four gang power outlet and a couple POE bricks. The DVR measures 15 W x 16 D x 3 H, so I need something that's like 20 - 22 wide and 24 D I've looked @ Hyperlink already - too small... anyone have any other ideas ? -- WISPA Wireless

Re: [WISPA] Equipment Box

2006-10-19 Thread George Rogato
Rick Smith wrote: Need a metal NEMA enclosure to fit a DVR in as well as a four gang power outlet and a couple POE bricks. The DVR measures 15 W x 16 D x 3 H, so I need something that's like 20 - 22 wide and 24 D I've looked @ Hyperlink already - too small... anyone have any other ideas ?

RE: [WISPA] Equipment Box

2006-10-19 Thread Rick Smith
less than 200 if possible -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Marlon K. Schafer (509) 982-2181 Sent: Thursday, October 19, 2006 11:54 AM To: WISPA General List Subject: Re: [WISPA] Equipment Box What's your budget? EC carries the Purcell

Re: [WISPA] Tonight: Join SavetheInternet.com on PBS

2006-10-19 Thread Sam Tetherow
From a marketing/sales perspective the proposed plan is a no win for the broadband providers. If I'm Comcast and I go to Google and say pay up or else, what is my follow through? If Google says no thank you as I'm sure they will, you have just told your customer that their internet

Re: [WISPA] Tonight: Join SavetheInternet.com on PBS

2006-10-19 Thread Peter R.
In Tampa, if Road Runner cut off Google, 66% of the people would be cut off from Google. Many would complain. But how many would change if RR put up a similar search page? How many would switch? And to what?? Crappy, blinking DSL? In my area, my RR has been solid for 6 years. My DSL bounces

Re: [WISPA] Tonight: Join SavetheInternet.com on PBS

2006-10-19 Thread Tom DeReggi
Tom DeReggi RapidDSL Wireless, Inc IntAirNet- Fixed Wireless Broadband - Original Message - From: Peter R. [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: WISPA General List wireless@wispa.org Sent: Thursday, October 19, 2006 1:05 PM Subject: Re: [WISPA] Tonight: Join SavetheInternet.com on PBS In Tampa,

Re: [WISPA] Tonight: Join SavetheInternet.com on PBS

2006-10-19 Thread Sam Tetherow
Peter R. wrote: In Tampa, if Road Runner cut off Google, 66% of the people would be cut off from Google. Many would complain. But how many would change if RR put up a similar search page? How many would switch? And to what?? Crappy, blinking DSL? In my area, my RR has been solid for 6 years.

[WISPA] Long Wait for TV Spectrum

2006-10-19 Thread John Scrivner
*We will get those TV channels but it will be a LONG wait. I certainly hoped we would see this before 2009. Here is information from Comm Daily's Telecom AM Today: FCC BANS MARKETING WHITE-SPACE DEVICES PRE-DTV DEADLINE* Although the FCC has allowed use of wireless devices designed to operate

[WISPA] Fw: [Tower-pro] Re: Man on Cell Tower for 17 Hours... UPDATE

2006-10-19 Thread Blake Bowers
They seem confused about what kind of tower this was, but Advanced Computer Communications Systems is a WISP in Frankfort. Worker rescued from cell tower in fair condition By BETH STUTSMAN [EMAIL PROTECTED] FRANKFORT - A maintenance worker was rescued early today after spending 19 hours

Re: [WISPA] Trying to block Stock Spam

2006-10-19 Thread Carl A Jeptha
Thanks for the lists names. When you hear me talk English you will hear my other accent (Afrikaans), but when I speak Afrikaans they can hear that I actually speak English, reason being that I am fully bilingual and traces from the one language to the other. Afrikaans is derived from Dutch.

Re: [WISPA] Re: Fwd: Tonight: Join SavetheInternet.com on PBS

2006-10-19 Thread Ron Wallace
Thanks John, I watched the program. Very good, How are we working toward this goal? And Marlon, what should I be doing to help?Ron Wallace Hahnron, Inc. 220 S. Jackson Dt. Addison, MI 49220 Phone: (517)547-8410 Mobile: (517)605-4542 e-mail: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [EMAIL PROTECTED] -Original

Re: [WISPA] Tonight: Join SavetheInternet.com on PBS

2006-10-19 Thread Tom DeReggi
Peter, That's where the argument hits the road. Since BB Provider choice is so limited, you will end up with a walled garden like Prodigy. But would that really be that bad for the ISP industry? (I don't believe I jsut said that :-) Going back to the old days where an ISP was both the

Re: [WISPA] Tonight: Join SavetheInternet.com on PBS

2006-10-19 Thread Tom DeReggi
What happens when Google thinks they are more valueable than the connectivity provider? Why couldn;t it happen the other way arround? Google says, Comcast, we aren;t going to allow your subscribers to Google, unless you pay us. Small ISPs? Verison just offered us lots of money for exclusivity,

Re: [WISPA]Save Your Internet.com

2006-10-19 Thread Peter R.
I have polled local small businesses online (have you?). Most only know VZ and TWC. No idea who the local ISP's are. People are sheople. They will shrug - or like seeing a warning light on the car - just keep driving on whatever broadband is available. Very few will seek an alternative. They go

Re: [WISPA] Tonight: Join SavetheInternet.com on PBS

2006-10-19 Thread Peter R.
What's more likely and already happening is that ATT will offer HD content but lock down your streams so that you cannot get anyone else's HD content. Already happening. Reported at DSL Prime. Did you comment to the FCC yet??? Many of you post a lot here. And are very wordy :) But have you put

[WISPA] FCC Docket 06-74

2006-10-19 Thread Peter R.
*11568 Record(s) Found **For Proceeding: 06-74 But is yours one of them?? * -- Regards, Peter RAD-INFO, Inc. - NSP Strategist We Help ISPs Connect Communicate 813.963.5884 http://4isps.com/newsletter.htm -- WISPA Wireless List: wireless@wispa.org Subscribe/Unsubscribe: