[WISPA] TV spectrum

2006-04-06 Thread Dawn DiPietro
All, Could this be good news for WISP's? Any thoughts on how this may affect the wireless industry? New spectrum legislation crafted By Dan O'Shea Apr 5, 2006 12:02 PM Five members of the U.S. House of Representatives have announced new legislation that allow broadband wireless carriers

Re: [Fwd: RE: [WISPA] TV spectrum]

2006-04-08 Thread Dawn DiPietro
to run on our cellular telemetry system. Apologies to all, Dawn DiPietro John Scrivner wrote: We have a problem. It appears the press release we read earlier was wrong. Attached is the exact language of the bill. It is asking for ALL tv channels except for one small band. I do

Re: [Fwd: RE: [WISPA] TV spectrum]

2006-04-08 Thread Dawn DiPietro
Rick and All, I agree. Thank you to everyone that has helped put this whole organization together and stuck it out even when the membership and lists get restless and cranky. ;-) Regards, Dawn DiPietro On 4/8/06, Rick Harnish [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I'll tell all of the wispa list members

[WISPA] And the net neutrality debate goes on...

2006-04-10 Thread Dawn DiPietro
As quoted from the article; On Friday, Sens. Olympia J. Snowe (R-Maine) and Byron L. Dorgan (D-N.D.) issued a draft bill that contained strong language protecting network neutrality. It would bar broadband providers from charging Internet companies for priority

Re: [WISPA] Routers

2006-04-14 Thread Dawn DiPietro
I am not sure Jeff Broadwick is on this list but he is on the ISP-wireless list. George wrote: Bo Hamilton wrote: Never used them but I hear they are very good. Bo Same here. Isn't the owner on this list? George --- --- -- WISPA Wireless List: wireless@wispa.org

Re: [WISPA] HAM Proposals to FCC for Spread Spectrum

2006-04-15 Thread Dawn DiPietro
Marlon, Can you dig up any information on this? Regards, Dawn DiPietro Eric Rogers wrote: Guys, I received a random e-mail from someone that I don't even know. I thought was a phony e-mail (I will append the text below). I am not one that tries to spread rumors or anything, but I went

Re: [WISPA] DAWN ...and Ken....ARRL Requests changes to Part 15 rules for 2.4GHz Systems]

2006-04-15 Thread Dawn DiPietro
Thanks George. I could not find any information on this. George wrote: Here is what I got from P15: On March 13, 2006, The ARRL has proposed a change in regulating spread spectrum power output. This will dramatically affect users of 802.11b/g in the 2.4 GHz frequency range. Basically the

Re: [WISPA] Quick note of hello

2006-04-17 Thread Dawn DiPietro
Jeff Patrick, Good to see you both back on the list. I look forward to reading your informative and well written posts. Regards, Dawn DiPietro --- --- -- WISPA Wireless List: wireless@wispa.org Subscribe/Unsubscribe: http://lists.wispa.org/mailman/listinfo/wireless Archives: http

Re: [WISPA] Quick note of hello

2006-04-17 Thread Dawn DiPietro
Patrick, Jeff says hi back and that you are missed out here. I would say hi to Steve for you but he is not on IM right now. Steve is probably reading this and will get back to you I am sure. Regards, Dawn DiPietro Patrick Leary wrote: Thanks Dawn. Say hello to Ken...and please ask him

Re: [WISPA] ISPCON

2006-04-18 Thread Dawn DiPietro
Ken I will be there too. John Scrivner wrote: I am planning to attend. Scriv Peter R. wrote: Is anyone attending ISPCON in Baltimore next month? --- --- -- WISPA Wireless List: wireless@wispa.org Subscribe/Unsubscribe: http://lists.wispa.org/mailman/listinfo/wireless Archives:

Re: [WISPA] Pioneering Wi-Fi City Sees Startup Woes

2006-04-24 Thread Dawn DiPietro
- achieve significant new wireless capabilities, including enhanced collaboration and simplified secure access control through a standard high-speed Wi-Fi network. The Franklin and St. Cloud networks use products from Tropos and Aptilo as part of their overall network solutions. Regards, Dawn

Re: [WISPA] Pioneering Wi-Fi City Sees Startup Woes

2006-04-24 Thread Dawn DiPietro
Jack, Not a problem. This discussion needed the information and no one else posted it. I have been reading up on this network since Ken went to the MuniWireless Show in Atlanta. Unfortunately some of the articles I read are no longer available. Regards, Dawn DiPietro Jack Unger wrote

[WISPA] Smith pitches 'Broadband for America Act'

2006-04-26 Thread Dawn DiPietro
All, I thought this word be of interest to the group. Regards, Dawn DiPietro Smith pitches 'Broadband for America Act' Says bill would promote affordable rural networks Posted: 7:36 AM, Apr. 25, 2006 Last Updated: 7:45 AM, Apr. 25, 2006 By KTVZ.com news sources WASHINGTON - Sen. Gordon

Re: [WISPA] Smith pitches 'Broadband for America Act'

2006-04-26 Thread Dawn DiPietro
All, A link to the bill mentioned in the article below. http://static.publicknowledge.org/pdf/20060327-house-telecom-print.pdf Regards, Dawn DiPietro Dawn DiPietro wrote: All, I thought this would be of interest to the group. Regards, Dawn DiPietro Smith pitches 'Broadband for America

Re: [WISPA] Assembly Bill 892 and Senate Bill 483, AKA Broadband Deployment Act

2006-04-27 Thread Dawn DiPietro
Tom, Exactly! Regards, Dawn DiPietro Tom DeReggi wrote: Providers would have to make about $150 million in equipment investments in order to collect the full amount of the credit. What good is that. I'm not sure anyone other than the ILEC or Comcast would qualify for that one. Tom

Re: [WISPA] Auction 66

2006-04-28 Thread Dawn DiPietro
Dylan, So who was it that spoke at the conference in Milwaukee? Michael J. Copps Commissioner or Kevin J. Martin Chairman Regards, Dawn DiPietro Dylan Oliver wrote: The way Chairman Copps talked about it at a recent conference in Milwaukee, I got the idea the auction might

Re: [WISPA] Auction 66

2006-04-28 Thread Dawn DiPietro
All, This auction is in no way shape or form target to any WISP. Being auctioned off is 1710-1755 and 2110-2155 MHz bands. http://wireless.fcc.gov/auctions/default.htm?job=auction_factsheetid=66 Regards, Dawn DiPietro -Original Message- *From:* [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto

[WISPA] Bush Renominates Martin as FCC Chairman

2006-04-28 Thread Dawn DiPietro
://www.newtelephony.com/news/64h25162917.html Regards, Dawn DiPietro --- --- -- WISPA Wireless List: wireless@wispa.org Subscribe/Unsubscribe: http://lists.wispa.org/mailman/listinfo/wireless Archives: http://lists.wispa.org/pipermail/wireless/

Re: [WISPA] Auction 66

2006-04-28 Thread Dawn DiPietro
Dylan, Not a problem. Always glad to get things cleared up that way misinformation does not get passed on. I actually read that same article. Regards, Dawn DiPietro Dylan Oliver wrote: Dawn, Thanks, good catch. It was Commissioner Copps. His talk is reported well here: http

[WISPA] ATT, Akimbo To Offer VOD Over DSL

2006-05-01 Thread Dawn DiPietro
All, I thought you might be interested in this article. Another low bandwidth application? http://www.guidetohometheater.com/news/042806attakimbo/ Regards, Dawn DiPietro --- --- -- WISPA Wireless List: wireless@wispa.org Subscribe/Unsubscribe: http://lists.wispa.org/mailman/listinfo

[WISPA] Level 3 to buy communications provider TelCove

2006-05-02 Thread Dawn DiPietro
All, I thought this news might be of interest. Regards, Dawn DiPietro NEW YORK, May 1 (Reuters) - Level 3 Communications Inc. (LVLT.O: Quote, Profile, Research) said on Monday it agreed to buy privately-held TelCove Inc. for $1.08 billion in cash and stock in a deal that gives

Re: [WISPA] ATT, Akimbo To Offer VOD Over DSL

2006-05-02 Thread Dawn DiPietro
Johnny O, That was meant sarcastically. I should have made that more clear. Below is the original thread http://lists.wispa.org/pipermail/wireless/2005-January/016535.html Some believed that this was not a high bandwidth application. Regards, Dawn DiPietro JohnnyO wrote: Dawn - what do

[WISPA] Vonage Drops International Charges for Calls to Several European Countries

2006-05-02 Thread Dawn DiPietro
to all current and future Premium Unlimited Plan ($24.99 per month) and Small Business Unlimited Plan ($49.99 per month) subscribers. Full story link below; http://news.tmcnet.com/news/-vonage-america-europe-international-rate-dropped-/2006/05/02/1632139.htm Regards, Dawn DiPietro

Re: [WISPA] What's next for the forward looking WISP?

2006-05-02 Thread Dawn DiPietro
. http://news.com.com/BellSouths+WiMax+offered+as+broadband+backup/2100-1034_3-6051635.html No argument from me but I figured this field has enough bad info being passed on that we need to keep it to a minimum. Regards, Dawn DiPietro Marlon K. Schafer (509) 982-2181 wrote: http://www.isp

[WISPA] Legislators Debate Broadband Deployment Act

2006-05-02 Thread Dawn DiPietro
All, More news on the Broadband Deployment Act. http://www.ecommercetimes.com/story/8F3kKSqYfd7hGP/Legislators-Debate-Broadband-Deployment-Act.xhtml Regards, Dawn DiPietro --- --- -- WISPA Wireless List: wireless@wispa.org Subscribe/Unsubscribe: http://lists.wispa.org/mailman/listinfo

[WISPA] FTTH Council, TIA release updated U.S. Optical Fiber Communities list

2006-05-02 Thread Dawn DiPietro
All, I ran across this list and thought you all might be interested. http://www.ftthcouncil.org/documents/959055.pdf Link below in case you wanted to read the article; http://lw.pennnet.com/Articles/Article_Display.cfm?ARTICLE_ID=253542p=13 Regards, Dawn DiPietro --- --- -- WISPA Wireless

[WISPA] Dial-up provider loses Net access amid fee dispute / Ruling favoring Verizon may hike price of service

2006-05-02 Thread Dawn DiPietro
/dial_up_provider_loses_net_access_amid_fee_dispute/ Regards, Dawn DiPietro --- --- -- WISPA Wireless List: wireless@wispa.org Subscribe/Unsubscribe: http://lists.wispa.org/mailman/listinfo/wireless Archives: http://lists.wispa.org/pipermail/wireless/

[WISPA] Speed making headway against price in DSL business

2006-05-03 Thread Dawn DiPietro
://tinyurl.com/z3qut Regards, Dawn DiPietro --- --- -- WISPA Wireless List: wireless@wispa.org Subscribe/Unsubscribe: http://lists.wispa.org/mailman/listinfo/wireless Archives: http://lists.wispa.org/pipermail/wireless/

Re: [WISPA] Sad News......The Passing of Joe D'Andrea of West 21

2006-05-06 Thread Dawn DiPietro
this industry might have taken a completely different path. Thanks Bob for bringing this to our attention. Regards, Dawn DiPietro Bob Moldashel wrote: I just heard about this on the Part 15 list. I am sure many here knew Joe D'Andrea of West 21 out of Asbury Park, NJ. He was definately one

Re: [WISPA] Re: [Fwd: TV White Space]

2006-05-08 Thread Dawn DiPietro
Marlon, Cool. This sounds like a step in the right direction. Regards, Dawn DiPietro Marlon K. Schafer (509) 982-2181 wrote: Thanks Frannie, Marlon (509) 982-2181 Equipment sales (408) 907-6910 (Vonage)Consulting services 42846865 (icq

[WISPA] Rural Broadband Remains Spotty

2006-05-09 Thread Dawn DiPietro
All, This article seems to sum it up pretty well. Regards, Dawn DiPietro Rural Broadband Remains Spotty › › › Broadband By Enid Burns | May 8, 2006 Several factors, including geography and population density, account for the 71 percent of American households that either dial-up or don't

[WISPA] GAO: Broadband Access Difficult To Measure

2006-05-09 Thread Dawn DiPietro
their own initiatives to set up wireless Internet access in regions not served by major telecom providers. Full story here; http://www.consumeraffairs.com/news04/2006/05/gao_broadband.html Regards, Dawn DiPietro --- --- -- WISPA Wireless List: wireless@wispa.org Subscribe/Unsubscribe: http

Re: [WISPA] GAO: Broadband Access Difficult To Measure

2006-05-09 Thread Dawn DiPietro
on Commerce, Science, and Transportation and the House Energy and Commerce Committee in order to help them determine what actions, if any, are necessary to employ going forward. Regards, Dawn DiPietro Tom DeReggi wrote: http://www.gao.gov/new.items/d06426.pdf If interested in the WISPA submitted

Re: [WISPA] GAO: Broadband Access Difficult To Measure

2006-05-09 Thread Dawn DiPietro
Marlon, You may want to take the time to at least read the Results in Brief page 3, Conclusion page 37, Recommendation for Executive Action, page 38 and IF you have time the WISPA comments...of course. ;-P Regards, Dawn DiPietro Marlon K. Schafer (509) 982-2181 wrote: Righto. And keep

[WISPA] GAO Questions FCC Broadband Numbers

2006-05-10 Thread Dawn DiPietro
GAO Questions FCC Broadband Numbers By Mark Rockwell May 10, 2006 [EMAIL PROTECTED] DIRECT WASHINGTON-Although 30 million American households have adopted broadband services, FCC data that tracks broadband availability in the country has some weaknesses and should be augmented, according to a

Re: [WISPA] 900 MHz Under Attack

2006-05-13 Thread Dawn DiPietro
Dylan, Google can be your friend at times like these. Here is a link. http://www.google.com/search?hl=enq=new+america+foundation+btnG=Google+Search Never mind why would a wisp need 900 Mhz anyways? Police mobility? Nah. My apologies to the list, Dawn DiPietro Dylan Oliver wrote: By who

[WISPA] Six public-safety groups support reallocating 700 MHz spectrum, but have yet to endorse Cyren plan

2006-05-14 Thread Dawn DiPietro
By Jeffrey Silva May 12, 2006 WASHINGTON—Law enforcement and first-responder groups asked key Senate lawmakers to consider a private-sector plan to designate a block of spectrum in the 700 MHz band for a national wireless broadband public-safety network, one that would be shared with

[WISPA] Telecommunications sector begins to revive

2006-05-22 Thread Dawn DiPietro
All, This is quite the spin as the telco monoploy continues... Regards, Dawn DiPietro Telecommunications sector begins to revive ANDREW LECKEY Telecommunica-tions investing is back. Resuscitated by dramatic acquisitions and expanding technologies, it is trying to shake off the depression

[WISPA] Startup Wants To Offer Free Nationwide Wireless

2006-05-23 Thread Dawn DiPietro
All, I read this article and thought you might be interested. Regards, Dawn DiPietro Startup Wants To Offer Free Nationwide Wireless M2Z Networks says it wants to provide near ubiquitous coverage at speeds of about 384 Kbps for downloads in the 2.1 GHz spectrum band. By David Haskin

[WISPA] McDowell Becomes FCC Member

2006-05-30 Thread Dawn DiPietro
McDowell Becomes FCC Member Todd Shields MAY 29, 2006 - The U.S. Senate on Friday confirmed Republican Robert McDowell to be a member of the Federal Communications Commission, giving FCC Chair Kevin Martin his first working majority. With McDowell as a third Republican member of the

[WISPA] Wireless Users No Longer Charged Federal Excise Tax

2006-05-30 Thread Dawn DiPietro
May 25, 2006 Wireless Users No Longer Charged Federal Excise Tax By Susan J. Campbell TMCnet Contributing Editor As a wireless user, aren’t you glad that have been able to do your civic duty in financing the Spanish-America War? Yes, I am talking about the same war that took place at the

[WISPA] Home Broadband Penetration Up 40 Percent In Past Year

2006-05-30 Thread Dawn DiPietro
Home Broadband Penetration Up 40 Percent In Past Year Washington, D.C. -- May 29, 2006 -- Adoption of high-speed Internet at home grew twice as fast in the year prior to March 2006 than in the same time frame from 2004 to 2005, according to a report of the Pew Internet American Life Project,

Re: [WISPA] This is HUGE!

2006-05-30 Thread Dawn DiPietro
-/2006/05/25/1660118.htm Regards, Dawn DiPietro Jack Unger wrote: Hopefully, the 8% (6,000,000) figure includes ONLY end-users who use wireless broadband to get to/from their home and NOT the end-users who have a copper/fiber-based (cable/telco) broadband connection to their home and then use

Re: [WISPA] This is HUGE!

2006-05-30 Thread Dawn DiPietro
Scriv, It is absolutely a step in the right direction considering all the other recent reports lump WISP's in with Satellite. Regards, Dawn DiPietro John Scrivner wrote: The point is we have a well known, if not largely credible source, who has just released a report that says we (Fixed

Re: [WISPA] WCA Anyone?

2006-06-13 Thread Dawn DiPietro
Matt, Ken and I are planning on it. Regards, Dawn DiPietro Matt Larsen - Lists wrote: Hi all, I'm going to WCA in Washington DC later this month. Anyone else going? Matt Larsen [EMAIL PROTECTED] --- --- -- WISPA Wireless List: wireless@wispa.org Subscribe/Unsubscribe: http

Re: [WISPA] useful tower locator

2006-07-01 Thread Dawn DiPietro
Mac, No problem. Always glad to pass on anything that might be helpful to others. Regards, Dawn DiPietro Mac Dearman wrote: That's pretty neat Dawn -THANKS! Mac All, Below is the link for a useful tower locator. It is not search able still very helpful. http://towers.conxx.net

[WISPA] What your customers are doing with their internet connection?

2006-07-01 Thread Dawn DiPietro
All, Here is a link to one of the many things available to broadband customers; http://secondlife.com/ You might want to check out the system requirements page. Link below; http://secondlife.com/corporate/sysreqs.php Regards, Dawn DiPietro --- --- -- WISPA Wireless List: wireless@wispa.org

Re: [WISPA] What your customers are doing with their internetconnection?

2006-07-02 Thread Dawn DiPietro
It is very cool. ;-) You just need the proper amount of bandwidth. It does work with the proper wireless connection. Rick Smith wrote: actually looks pretty cool :) -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Dawn DiPietro Sent: Saturday, July

[WISPA] Broadband internet connections increased by 10.4 million lines in 2005 and voip use is expected to more than triple, as a result.

2006-07-17 Thread Dawn DiPietro
Boca Raton, FL (PRWEB) July 17, 2006 -- voip.com - The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) reports a 32% increase in the number of US broadband subscribers during 2005, giving the US the highest total number of broadband connections in the world. As of June 30, 2005, the FCC has

[WISPA] US, Japan to Lead Mobile TV Market, Contributing to Worldwide Revenues of $11.7bn by 2011

2006-07-17 Thread Dawn DiPietro
US, Japan to Lead Mobile TV Market, Contributing to Worldwide Revenues of $11.7bn by 2011 A new report from analyst firm Juniper Research predicts that Broadcast Mobile TV will reach revenues of $11.7bn worldwide by 2011. Japan is predicted to lead the market with revenues reaching $2.9bn

Re: [WISPA] Forgetful

2006-07-19 Thread Dawn DiPietro
Blake, Just another one for the tool chest. ;-) Regards, Dawn DiPietro Blake Bowers wrote: There are a number of sites out there, including http://towers.conxx.net/ http://www.towermaps.com/ http://www.towersource.com/ The problem with the first one is that it is simply a dump

Re: [WISPA] Forgetful

2006-07-19 Thread Dawn DiPietro
Blake, Understood. I think that is what separates the beginner from an experienced WISP. All the answers in one post is nearly impossible... Not that Ross was asking for that. Glad you understand where I am coming from. ;-) Regards, Dawn DiPietro Blake Bowers wrote: Absolutly, and I

Re: [WISPA] Municipal Broadband - A Growing Threat (to Telcos)

2006-07-27 Thread Dawn DiPietro
for these networks. My point is that the network has to be built robust enough to be able to support it all including a wifi cloud. Thanks to Jack for bringing this article to the list. :-) Regards, Dawn DiPietro Jack Unger wrote: http://www.telecommagazine.com/newsglobe/article.asp?HH_ID=AR_2244

Re: [WISPA] Municipal Broadband - A Growing Threat (to Telcos)

2006-07-31 Thread Dawn DiPietro
Peter, Unfortunately some of these types of funding has as many strings attached to it than the RFP's themselves. Regards, Dawn DiPietro Peter R. wrote: Most RFP's I have reviewed including Atlanta are hot for someone to come in and give away free wi-fi, especially to schools

Re: [WISPA] Ed Whitacre Loves His WiMAX

2006-08-03 Thread Dawn DiPietro
uses the service at his home in Texas and gets 5.5 Mbps downstream over unlicensed spectrum. “It’s not ready for primetime, but I really like it,” he said. Regards, Dawn DiPietro Brad Larson wrote: Lonnie, LOL. I knew as soon as that link was posted the dissing would start. ATT is a company

Re: [WISPA] Municipal Broadband - A Growing Threat (to Telcos)

2006-08-04 Thread Dawn DiPietro
in such a way it can support all the services need to make this happen. Regards, Dawn DiPietro Marlon K. Schafer (509) 982-2181 wrote: What the government should do is just stay the hell out of the way and stop taxing those of us that work our fannies off so that they can give it to those

Re: [WISPA] Sprint seen choosing WiMax technology

2006-08-08 Thread Dawn DiPietro
though. Just my take on it... Regards, Dawn DiPietro Peter R. wrote: Subject: Sprint seen choosing WiMax technology -WSJ NEW YORK, Aug 8 (Reuters) - Sprint Nextel Corp. (S.N: Quote, Profile, Research) is expected to announce it is choosing the WiMax technology to build a new wireless Internet

[WISPA] Wireless Technology Summit – Dharamsala 2006

2006-08-16 Thread Dawn DiPietro
All, Sometimes you have to look beyond your own backyard. :-) It is good to know our knowledge has spread worldwide. Regards, Dawn DiPietro Wireless Technology Summit – Dharamsala 2006 The Tibetan Technology Center (TibTec) will host the AirJaldi Summit on wireless technologies

[WISPA] Wireless Industry Partnership (WIP) Launches Online Resource For Wireless Companies Worldwide

2006-09-05 Thread Dawn DiPietro
All, I was looking through the members and found WISPA listed. Regards, Dawn DiPietro Wireless Industry Partnership (WIP) Launches Online Resource For Wireless Companies Worldwide Written by WIP Tuesday, 05 September 2006 The Wireless Industry Partnership (WIP) today announced the launch

Re: [WISPA] IP Cameras

2006-09-06 Thread Dawn DiPietro
George, I know Marlon was using a similar camera for outdoors. Not sure what he paid for it though. Regards, Dawn DiPietro George Rogato wrote: Someone on these lists said they had inexpensive ip cams with motion detection and they paid like 140.00 for it. Anyone remember or know what

[WISPA] US Company Builds Large High-Flying Balloon to Fill Communications Niche

2006-09-07 Thread Dawn DiPietro
US Company Builds Large High-Flying Balloon to Fill Communications Niche By Mike O'Sullivan Palmdale, California 06 September 2006 Engineers in the California desert are testing a new communications platform that blends modern electronics with old technology. Developers say a helium-filled

[WISPA] Verizon Wireless pitches plan to build public-safety network using 700 MHz band

2006-09-07 Thread Dawn DiPietro
Verizon Wireless pitches plan to build public-safety network using 700 MHz band By Heather Forsgren Weaver By Jeffrey Silva Sep 6, 2006 WASHINGTON—Verizon Wireless is pitching a plan to build a nationwide broadband public-safety network in the 700 MHz band, according to sources familiar with

Re: [WISPA] US Company Builds Large High-Flying Balloon to Fill Communications Niche

2006-09-07 Thread Dawn DiPietro
Dylan, I read it then too. But I figured it would still be a good story to post for those who have not. Regards, Dawn DiPietro Dylan Oliver wrote: Seems like I read a press release announcing the imminent test flight of the stratellite last year. http://www.sanswire.com/press.htm

[WISPA] Broadband Bundles of Joy

2006-09-07 Thread Dawn DiPietro
Broadband Bundles of Joy SEPTEMBER 7, 2006 Cost savings drive bundled services By Ben Macklin - Senior Analyst Bundled services are not new, but consumers are becoming increasingly attracted to the cost savings and potential customer service benefits that can accrue from bundling their

[WISPA] SPAM:IMAIL Intel's Maloney Pushes Pet WiMax Project to Fight Sagging Sales

2006-09-08 Thread Dawn DiPietro
Intel's Maloney Pushes Pet WiMax Project to Fight Sagging Sales By Ian King and Jason Kelly Sept. 8 (Bloomberg) -- Intel Corp.'s Sean Maloney is betting he can reverse a drop in sales at the world's biggest chipmaker with a wireless Internet technology he spent four years and more than $1

[WISPA] Gas-line broadband a pipe dream?

2006-09-11 Thread Dawn DiPietro
Gas-line broadband a pipe dream? Posted 9/10/2006 6:22 PM ET BROADBAND BY GAS PIPE How customers can get broadband access through natural gas pipelines, according to Nethercomm: 1. Ultrawideband radio transceiver sends wireless signals through natural gas pipe. The signals would not

[WISPA] Patent for Invention to Eliminate Wireless Interference

2006-09-11 Thread Dawn DiPietro
Patent for Invention to Eliminate Wireless Interference TechnoConcepts says that it has filed a patent application for a new invention to cancel unwanted radio signals that interfere with wireless reception. The Adaptive Narrowband Interference Canceller for Broadband Systems is fully

Re: [WISPA] RE: [WISPA Advertisement] Welcome Deliberant as WISPAs Newest VendorMember

2006-09-12 Thread Dawn DiPietro
Hal, Yay! You are a welcome addition to the list. Regards, Dawn DiPietro NEW-ISP JohnnyO wrote: Welcome aboard Harold - Very glad to see you here. Looking forward to your participation. Warm Regards, JohnnyO ! -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED

Re: [WISPA] ISPCON

2006-09-12 Thread Dawn DiPietro
Scriv, That is great news to see that WISPA will have a strong presence at ISPCON. Unfortunately Ken and I will not be able to make it. :-( Have one or two or three for me. Regards, Dawn DiPietro NEW-ISP John Scrivner wrote: Hi guys. I just wanted you guys to know that Matt Larsen and I

[WISPA] Northrop to provide wireless public safety net for NYC

2006-09-13 Thread Dawn DiPietro
Northrop to provide wireless public safety net for NYC BY Bob Brewin Published on Sept. 12, 2006 New York City has awarded Northrop Grumman a $500 million contract to develop a broadband wireless network, which the city characterized as the “most aggressive commitment by any municipality to

[WISPA] Wimax Forum Boast they can cover the earth for $2.6 trillion!

2006-09-15 Thread Dawn DiPietro
Wimax Forum Boast they can cover the earth for $2.6 trillion! Author: Digital Divide, Independent | September 13th, 2006 Communities: ICT FOR THE LESS PRIVILEGED the WSIS to encourage partnerships to bridge the digital divide. The objective is to bring access ICTs to the people worldwide whom

[WISPA] FCC's wireless auction winds down

2006-09-15 Thread Dawn DiPietro
FCC's wireless auction winds down Spectrum-hungry T-Mobile USA leads the pack of bidders for airwaves to carry advanced wireless services such as broadband and video. By Reuters Published: September 14, 2006, 4:26 PM PDT Tell us what you think about this storyTalkBack E-mail this story to a

[WISPA] U.S. Senate Approves Wireless Emergency Alert System

2006-09-16 Thread Dawn DiPietro
U.S. Senate Approves Wireless Emergency Alert System Sep 15, 2006 News Release The Senate on Tuesday adopted a wireless emergency alert system as part of a larger comprehensive port security bill it is debating. The Senate included language from a Commerce Committee approved bill to establish

[WISPA] Lack of Competition Leaves U.S. 16th Among Industrialized Nations

2006-09-18 Thread Dawn DiPietro
U.S. Still Lags In Broadband Access Lack of Competition Leaves U.S. 16th Among Industrialized Nations By Martin H. Bosworth ConsumerAffairs.Com September 17, 2006 The constant refrain of major telecommunications and cable companies is that there's heavy competition for the Internet user's

Re: [WISPA] Broadband Company President Indicted on Federal Fraud Charges

2006-09-18 Thread Dawn DiPietro
the article I googled Mainstream Solutions and coincidently they are located on the same street. How is it only Stonebridge was in trouble for this? Who knows maybe we will here more about this. h... Regards, Dawn DiPietro NEW-ISP George Rogato wrote: defrauding the U.S. Department

[WISPA] Cities make financial sense of WiFi projects

2006-09-19 Thread Dawn DiPietro
Cities make financial sense of WiFi projects Municipalities try to build their business plans around wireless access By David Essex, Special to GCN Sascha Meinrath Access to these resources is too important to have a tollbooth at every on-ramp.” Sascha Meinrath,Champaign-Urbana Community

[WISPA] Broadband Net access key part of state's growth

2006-09-19 Thread Dawn DiPietro
that might be. Regards, Dawn DiPietro NEW-ISP Broadband Net access key part of state's growth Rural West Virginians want high-speed or broadband Internet access, but they can't get it. That deprives them of taking full advantage of what the Internet offers in entertainment, business

Re: [WISPA] Lack of Competition

2006-09-21 Thread Dawn DiPietro
whose incomes exceed $75,000 annually. But the data do show that broadband is no longer just the province of upper- income Americans. www.pewinternet.org/pdfs/PIP_Broadband_trends2006.pdf Those dreaded facts! ;-) Regards, Dawn DiPietro Mark Koskenmaki wrote

Re: [WISPA] tubes....hmmm...

2006-09-22 Thread Dawn DiPietro
---* From: Dawn DiPietro [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: WISPA General List wireless@wispa.org Sent: Fri, 22 Sep 2006 06:57:53 -0400 Subject: [WISPA] tubeshmmm... I do hope he was kidding. as quoted from the article; Jerry Grasso, Earthlink's director of communications, said

Re: [WISPA] tubes....hmmm...

2006-09-22 Thread Dawn DiPietro
All, I guess I should not quit my day job. The reference was to the tubes Senator Stevens was so confused about. ahh..back to work not telling jokes. ;-) Regards, Dawn DiPietro NEW-ISP Dawn DiPietro wrote: Scott, I was not referring to the AOL statement. That was just to clarify

[WISPA] Langberg: State tries its hand at telecom regulation

2006-09-25 Thread Dawn DiPietro
Langberg: State tries its hand at telecom regulation By Mike Langberg Mercury News Before you go any further, please get two toothpicks and prop open your eyes to keep from falling asleep. I'm going to talk about changes in state regulation of telecommunications, a topic that's usually a

[WISPA] Report: U.S. the Garden Spot for Muni-wireless Systems

2006-09-29 Thread Dawn DiPietro
Report: U.S. the Garden Spot for Muni-wireless Systems From CED Magazine, September 22, 2006 By eff Baumgartner Led by deployments in the U.S., the number of municipal wireless network deployments for public use will surge from 248 this year, to more than 1,500 by the end of 2010. That

[WISPA] 700 MHz guard-band licensees push for public-safety network

2006-10-04 Thread Dawn DiPietro
700 MHz guard-band licensees push for public-safety network By Heather Forsgren Weaver Oct 2, 2006 WASHINGTON—Guard-band licensees in the 700 MHz band late Friday asked the Federal Communications Commission to scrap the current band plan and to instead offer bidding credits for entities that

Re: [WISPA] ISPCON - Santa Clara Nov. 7-9

2006-10-24 Thread Dawn DiPietro
All, I really was hoping Ken and I could make it but it is not in the cards right now. Sam good to see you will be able to make it. ;-) Have fun everyone! Regards, Dawn DiPietro Jack Unger wrote: I hoped to go but work calls so it looks like I'm not going to make it. jack Peter R

Re: [WISPA] 60GHz radio trial

2006-10-26 Thread Dawn DiPietro
Hal, After glancing through the manual it looked like a pretty straight forward install. But I guess you never find out until you actually do the installation. ;-) Of course a day of your time is valuable as gold too. Regards, Dawn DiPietro Harold Bledsoe wrote: Hi guys, Disclaimer

Re: [WISPA] ? Web Developer Guru's

2006-10-26 Thread Dawn DiPietro
of the many things I do is graphic work. Regards, Dawn DiPietro Brian Rohrbacher wrote: Hello Web Developer Guru's, I looking for comments or suggestions on my site survey request process. I want to make sure it's as streamlined as it can be. Here is the current process from start to finish

[WISPA] WTB Orders (FCC-06-110)

2006-10-31 Thread Dawn DiPietro
THE 5.850-5.925 GHZ BAND TO THE MOBILE SERVICE And here is the link for those of you who would like to look into this in further detail. http://hraunfoss.fcc.gov/edocs_public/attachmatch/FCC-06-110A1.pdf Regards, Dawn DiPietro -- WISPA Wireless List: wireless@wispa.org Subscribe/Unsubscribe: http

Re: [WISPA] WTB Orders (FCC-06-110)

2006-11-03 Thread Dawn DiPietro
discuss what we would want to do about commenting to the FCC. Hey Ken or Dawn DiPietro, next time why don't you just tell us why you think WISPA needs to be involved? I told you before that I thought this was outside our existing bands and you never replied. Scriv Rich Comroe wrote: Howdy, I

Re: [WISPA] America's InternetDisconnect

2006-11-09 Thread Dawn DiPietro
Brian, Commissioner Copps has been very vocal on this issue for years. There is nothing new in this editorial that he has not mentioned time and time again. He is only 1 of 5 commissioners though so there is only so much he can do if he is outvoted. Regards, Dawn DiPietro Where was he

Re: [WISPA] Anyone using Exalt radios????

2006-11-14 Thread Dawn DiPietro
Paul, Here is a more detailed price sheet including accessories and extended warranties. http://www.connectronics.com/exalt/ Regards, Dawn DiPietro Paul Hendry wrote: Interesting. Any idea what the retail value on the 5GHz kit is? -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED

Re: [WISPA] Anyone using Exalt radios????

2006-11-14 Thread Dawn DiPietro
Scriv, Here is the pricing I found this morning. http://www.connectronics.com/exalt/ Regards, Dawn DiPietro John Scrivner wrote: Bob, Tell us about your experiences with these. Work as advertised? Approximate cost per pair? Thanks, Scriv Bob Moldashel wrote: Just looking

[WISPA] Louisiana State Police to Build Statewide Wireless Network

2006-11-17 Thread Dawn DiPietro
Louisiana State Police to Build Statewide Wireless Network 11:47AM 11/16/06 [ back to top ] Agreement Provides Louisiana With Access to the ERF Wireless Statewide Wireless Broadband Network for Law Enforcement Operations and Disaster Recovery. ERF Wireless announced today that it has

Re: [WISPA] Another 3D satellite program

2006-11-18 Thread Dawn DiPietro
Marlon, Ok...Give me your thoughts on google earth and microsoft live local then. Below is the link for live local. http://maps.live.com/ Regards, Dawn DiPietro Marlon K. Schafer (509) 982-2181 wrote: I just tried this out. None of these are much good when the resolution is so sucky

[WISPA] Wireless provider lands Navy contract

2006-11-28 Thread Dawn DiPietro
Wireless provider lands Navy contract Tampa Bay Business Journal - 10:59 AM EST Monday Fortress Technologies has been awarded a contract by General Dynamics NASSCO to implement secure wireless communications for the U.S. Navy. The work will be on the next generation replenishment ships under

[WISPA] Fingerprint Wi-Fi Security Continues to Grow for Broadband Wireless Networks

2006-11-28 Thread Dawn DiPietro
Fingerprint Wi-Fi Security Continues to Grow for Broadband Wireless Networks 11/28/06 - silex technology america, Inc. announced a partnership with Bountiful WiFi to provide the most reliable fingerprint-based access control system for WiFi local area networks (WLANs) on the market by

[WISPA] Two front-runners are competing to build city's wireless Internet network

2006-11-29 Thread Dawn DiPietro
Nov. 29, 2006, 12:33AM MULTIMILLION-DOLLAR PROJECT Two front-runners are competing to build city's wireless Internet network One affiliated with EarthLink; the other is a new local consortium By ALEXIS GRANT Copyright 2006 Houston Chronicle THE COMPETITORS City officials are considering these

[WISPA] Can WiMAX Challenge 3G?

2006-11-29 Thread Dawn DiPietro
Can WiMAX Challenge 3G? 29th November , 2006 US : WiMAX has gained significant momentum over the last year. Its standardization is complete, vendor and operator ecosystems are expanding, and the hype is getting louder, often justifiably so. Inset shows the result of asking the participants

[WISPA] Alvarion ditches cellular business unit, sharpens focus on WiMAX

2006-11-29 Thread Dawn DiPietro
Alvarion ditches cellular business unit, sharpens focus on WiMAX By Joni Morse Nov 28, 2006 SAN JOSE, Calif.—The future is all about WiMAX for Alvarion Ltd. now that the wireless broadband solutions developer cut its Cellular Mobile business unit loose for $15 million. The company sold its

[WISPA] S.F. nears WiFi deal

2006-12-01 Thread Dawn DiPietro
S.F. nears WiFi deal By Sarah Jane Tribble Mercury News San Francisco's wait for citywide wireless is nearing an end, a city official said Thursday. Chris Vein, director of the city's technology office, said he expects contract negotiations with the joint Google and Earthlink team that was

[WISPA] Governor Schwarzenegger Announces Appointments to the Broadband Task Force

2006-12-01 Thread Dawn DiPietro
Governor Schwarzenegger Announces Appointments to the Broadband Task Force Nov 30, 2006 News Release Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger today announced appointments to the Broadband Task Force. The Broadband Task Force will bring together public and private stakeholders to remove barriers to

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