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Alaska Communications tanks re: #UniversalServiceFund -- #700mhz #CognitiveRadio


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Published: Thursday, 22 Dec 2011 | 2:10 PM ET

NEW YORK - Shares of Alaska Communications Inc. tumbled Thursday after the phone and Internet company said it is cutting its dividend sharply.

THE SPARK: The Anchorage-based company said Wednesday that its upcoming quarterly dividend will be 5 cents, a steep drop from its previous quarterly dividend of 21.5 cents, which has been the rate... http://www.cnbc.com/id/45767532

Archive.....

Oct 6, 2011 ... FCC Announces Changes to USF Phone Company Subsidies Meaningful Reform or AT&T/Verizon-Friendly Broadband Tax? by Karl Bode 84 ...
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Aug 26, 2011 ... FCC Chairman Says Rural Broadband Service Should Receive Subsidies (USF Reform). 7:51 p.m. AKDT, August 26, 2011 ................... “I had ...
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Nov 3, 2011 ... Young Co-Chair of the newly founded House Universal Service Fund Caucus # Internet #Data #VIOP #USF · President Reagan signing the ...
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Oct 27, 2011 ... The USF currently subsidizes traditional phone service in rural areas, but the plan proposed by Chairman Julius Genachowski will shift that ...
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In the orb....

http://www.theverge.com/2011/12/22/2656283/att-qualcomm-700mhz-lte-fcc

http://www.alaskapublic.org/2011/12/22/slower-internet-likely-to-persist-in-rural-alaska/

http://allthingsd.com/20111222/fcc-approves-first-device-to-run-in-the-white-spaces/

http://allthingsd.com/20111223/faq-so-whats-up-with-these-white-spaces-anyway/

Lead primer on 'white space' from HaulingGear.com > http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cognitive_radio  (Google search / news )


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