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ACMA could release digital dividend early

Friday 8 March 2013 | 02:10 CET | News
The Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) has said it would be possible for mobile operators to start using digital dividend spectrum sooner than expected. The regulator's policy is to make the 700 MHz spectrum available once all the television licence areas that use the spectrum have been cleared. This is not expected to happen until January 2015 at the earliest. "It is technically possible that wireless broadband services could commence in some areas before 1 January 2015, when spectrum licences in the 700 MHz band commence," The Australian quotes an ACMA spokesperson as

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