The Federal Communications Commission said Feb. 14 it will allocate 50 MHz of spectrum in the 4.9 GHz band for ultra-wideband (UWB) devices. "This FCC action aligns with new national priorities focusing on homeland security, and will ensure that entities involved in the protection of life and property possess the communications resources needed to successfully carry out their mission," an FCC statement said. It said the spectrum can be used for fixed and mobile wireless ...


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