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Google, Facebook Join International White Spaces Alliance

November 19, 2013

Google and Facebook have joined an alliance to promote worldwide spectrum policy to free up so-called spectrum "white spaces" for unlicensed devices.
 
The Dynamic Spectrum Alliance announced the additions (which also included Texas Instruments) at its first annual meeting in advance of the opening of the ITU Telecom World 2013 conference in Bangkok Tuesday. The alliance already included Microsoft and BskyB, among others.


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