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Windows 7: ‘Super’ WiFi and Cell Service over airwaves

19 Oct 2010   #11
Lordbob75

Windows 7 Ultimate x64, Mint 9
 
 

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‘Super’ WiFi and Cell Service over airwaves

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Ever been stuck in a classroom with no cell service? How about trying to find Wi-Fi on a road trip or hotel? There is a light at the end of the tunnel — a really bright light. The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) recently approved the use of free airwaves for public use. What does that mean you may ask? It means that wireless Internet and cell service can now be broadcast over slightly lower frequencies for miles.
The lower frequencies mean longer range and better penetration of materials, such as concrete and metal, according to Digital News Report.
Source: ‘Super’ WiFi and Cell Service over airwaves | Mustang Daily - News for Cal Poly San Luis Obispo

Pretty damned cool technology.

~Lordbob
This is really great news. Thanks for the post. You did a nice job of writing.
Thanks Carl.

~Lordbob


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25 Oct 2010   #12
chev65

Windows 7 Ult, Windows 8.1 Pro,
 
 

I've been reading about this for months now, it's called "White Space" in case anyone was wondering what the slang terminology was for this. If anyone wants to learn more about it google "white space networking".
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25 Oct 2010   #13
Lordbob75

Windows 7 Ultimate x64, Mint 9
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by chev65 View Post
I've been reading about this for months now, it's called "White Space" in case anyone was wondering what the slang terminology was for this. If anyone wants to learn more about it google white space.
Dang, forgot about that. Would have helped in research...

Anyways, yes. Thanks Chev.

~Lordbob
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25 Oct 2010   #14
chev65

Windows 7 Ult, Windows 8.1 Pro,
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Lordbob75 View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by chev65 View Post
I've been reading about this for months now, it's called "White Space" in case anyone was wondering what the slang terminology was for this. If anyone wants to learn more about it google white space.
Dang, forgot about that. Would have helped in research...

Anyways, yes. Thanks Chev.

~Lordbob
Nice write up Lordbob, interesting technology is on it's way.

It's supposed to take a couple more years to work out the details not to mention new networking hardware will be required.

There is a PDF with specs and information about white space at the top of this google search page. Lots of info about this down the page.
white space - Google Search
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25 Oct 2010   #15
Lordbob75

Windows 7 Ultimate x64, Mint 9
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by chev65 View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Lordbob75 View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by chev65 View Post
I've been reading about this for months now, it's called "White Space" in case anyone was wondering what the slang terminology was for this. If anyone wants to learn more about it google white space.
Dang, forgot about that. Would have helped in research...

Anyways, yes. Thanks Chev.

~Lordbob
Nice write up Lordbob, interesting technology is on it's way.

It's supposed to take a couple more years to work out the details not to mention new networking hardware will be required.

There is a PDF with specs and information about white space at the top of this google search page. Lots of info about this down the page.
white space - Google Search
Thanks Chev. Indeed it is...

~Lordbob
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