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March 31, 2014
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FCC Increases 5GHz Spectrum for Wi-Fi

In a move that was widely expected, the FCC voted this morning to increase the amount of unlicensed spectrum in the 5 gigahertz band. The need for more wireless spectrum has been identified for some time, and will only increase as more and more devices utilize Wi-Fi.

CableLabs’ own Rob Alderfer has written on the subject.

To read more about the FCC’s vote, check out the official press release.

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