Re: [WISPA] Addresses - Lat long?

2007-01-23 Thread Sam Tetherow
I've had good luck with Yahoo's Maps service. You have to signup to get an app id. The API is really simple. Here is a modified chunk of code from my Dept of Health and Human Services/Google Map mashup for showing licensed daycare centers in a town. #!/usr/bin/perl use LWP::UserAgent; use

[WISPA] Safety radios to get update

2007-01-23 Thread Dawn DiPietro
Safety radios to get update Changes not expected to cause problems By GAVIN LESNICK Courier Press staff writer 464-7449 or [EMAIL PROTECTED] Monday, January 22, 2007 A nationwide reshuffling high-frequency radio assignments will ultimately require reprogramming and replacing all the radios

[WISPA] Riverside, CA Wifi

2007-01-23 Thread Dawn DiPietro
All, Yes I know posted below is yet another press release on a MuniWiFi popping up. Since the RFP's are being issued fast and furious recently you cannot read the news without running across another MuniWifi press release. I do feel there is too much emphasis placed on the Wifi access

RE: [WISPA] SmartPhone Happiness...

2007-01-23 Thread Gino Villarini
I personally use the Motorola A1200 or Ming, its not available in the US , but you can get it through Ebay. Its Linux based, so lots of goodies for it around. It GSM/GPRS Quad band, Bluetooth and all touchscreen based like the Iphone... Gino A. Villarini [EMAIL PROTECTED] Aeronet Wireless

Re: [WISPA] SmartPhone Happiness...

2007-01-23 Thread Tim Wolfe
OK, Since we are on this topic?. I picked up a Samsung BlackJack about a week ago, and to this point, I have some very mixed emotions?. I used to have an old Palm PDA and I carried my cell phone, so You can understand that trying to go to one device was a no brainer?. I love the look and feel

[WISPA] Att explained

2007-01-23 Thread Dawn DiPietro
All, Finally a clear understanding of the telecommunications industry. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Bj1Mtv9cD0I Regards, Dawn DiPietro -- WISPA Wireless List: wireless@wispa.org Subscribe/Unsubscribe: http://lists.wispa.org/mailman/listinfo/wireless Archives:

Re: [WISPA] Public safety wants interoperability funds tied to DHS guidelines

2007-01-23 Thread Dawn DiPietro
Scriv, To be honest with you this article only mentions 700MHz as a way to generate revenue from the auction to pay for public safety interoperability. There are some public safety officials that feel that DHS should fund public safety interoperability instead of waiting for the auction since

RE: [WISPA] Att explained

2007-01-23 Thread Dennis Burgess - 2K Wireless
That was worth watching. The sad part is. ITS ALMOST ALL TRUE! -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Dawn DiPietro Sent: Tuesday, January 23, 2007 10:07 AM To: isp-wireless@isp-wireless.com; WISPA General List Subject: [WISPA] Att explained

Re: [WISPA] SmartPhone Happiness...

2007-01-23 Thread Chad Halsted
Matt, Have you had a chance to play with SSH utilities. I'm looking for the same phone and have heard others using it to SSH into their Star-OS boxes with good success. Mobile SSH has a free trial and should work with the E70. On 1/22/07, Matt Larsen - Lists [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: It was

[WISPA] CPI suing FCC to get at real state of broadband competition in the US

2007-01-23 Thread Dawn DiPietro
CPI suing FCC to get at real state of broadband competition in the US 1/22/2007 1:46:18 PM, by Nate Anderson The Center for Public Integrity (CPI) wants to find out exactly how competitive the US broadband market is. To do that, it needs access to the raw data collected by the FCC, but the

Re: [WISPA] CPI suing FCC to get at real state of broadband competition in the US

2007-01-23 Thread Peter R.
You know that if they don't want to give up the raw data that they have fudged the heck out of it! It has been suggested by many folks, including Peter Huber, that it might be time to put the FCC out to pasture. - Peter -- WISPA Wireless List: wireless@wispa.org Subscribe/Unsubscribe:

Re: [WISPA] Climbing Harness

2007-01-23 Thread David Sovereen
www.midwestunlimited.com. The Elk River Eagle LE or LX harnesses are good and comfortable at a good price-point. I would highly recommend NOT buying a used harness. Your harness is to keep you from falling to your death and you don't want to rely on a used harness that you don't know the

Re: [WISPA] CPI suing FCC to get at real state of broadband competition in the US

2007-01-23 Thread Marlon K. Schafer
yeah, this has been going on for quite a while now (this is the second round). So far the FCC has held up. I think we should contact the CTIA and see what we can do to lend support to them (and the FCC) on this issue. Anyone have any thoughts on the issue and/or know anyone? laters,

Re: [WISPA] CPI suing FCC to get at real state of broadbandcompetition in the US

2007-01-23 Thread Marlon K. Schafer
Not true at all Peter. When filling out the form there's an option to keep the info private. They are only honoring their word. laters, marlon - Original Message - From: Peter R. [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: WISPA General List wireless@wispa.org Sent: Tuesday, January 23, 2007 6:55 PM

Re: [WISPA] CPI suing FCC to get at real state of broadband competition in the US

2007-01-23 Thread John Scrivner
Killing the FCC would simply place the responsibility for the regulatory control of the spectrum in the US to another federal agency. Not sure I buy into the idea that one fed agency (even if created from scratch) can do things better than what we have now. Scriv Peter R. wrote: You know

Re: [WISPA] CPI suing FCC to get at real state of broadband competition in the US

2007-01-23 Thread John Scrivner
Sorry to answer my own post but some clarifications are in order. I am not trying to state that I am satisfied, in any way, with the FCC by my desire to keep them intact. I am only stating that I do not think it is within the power of our own government to produce a different regulatory

Re: [WISPA] CPI suing FCC to get at real state of broadband competition in the US

2007-01-23 Thread Jack Unger
Yes, there has been an Abolish the FCC movement alive for at least 10 and probably 20 years. FOMHR (For Our Many Happy Readers) here are two (of the many) points of view: http://news.com.com/2010-1028-5226979.html http://www.americanprogress.org/issues/2005/05/b677863.html jack Peter R.