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700 MHz Auction: C Block split up again at$4.74B

The total bids on the eight regional slices of the C Block have once again topped the national package, which means anywhere from one to eight bidders could be sitting on a provisionally winning bid

Economy doesn't appear to hurt 700 MHz auction

Fears about the economy's impact on the 700 MHz auction have been unfounded. After 26 rounds of bidding, the auction has raked in more than $18 billion in provisionally winning bids, exceeding the

U.S. Treasury to make big on 700 MHz auction

After 26 rounds of bidding, the 700 MHz auction has brought in more than $18 billion in provisionally winning bids, a total that exceeded FCC expectations. Originally, the FCC expected total winning

New rural Broadband site

The Federal Communications Commission and the United States Department of Agriculture in Friday announced the launch of a new, online

On the Hot Seat with Skype's Christopher Libertelli

Shortly after the C Block of spectrum in the 700 MHz auction hit its reserve price, which triggered the open access rules for that slice of spectrum, FierceWireless editor Brian Dolan spoke with one

FCC: 700 MHz Auction to raise more than any other

After 23 rounds of bidding, the 700 MHz auction has brought in nearly $17 billion in provisionally winning bids, a total that exceeded FCC expectations. Originally, the FCC expected total winning

FEATURE: On the Hot Seat: Skype's Chris Libertelli

FierceWireless: The C Block of spectrum hit its reserve price of $4.6 billion today, which means that the open access rules the FCC implemented will stick. Google, Skype and others were instrumental

700 MHz Auction: C Block meets its reserve, open access sticks

After a couple rounds of stalled bidding, the C Block's provisionally winning bid is now at $4.7 billion, about $100 million over the reserve price that the FCC set for the block of spectrum. Since

700 MHz Auction: C Block meets reserve

After a couple rounds of stalled bidding, the C Block's provisionally winning bid is now at $4.7 billion, about $100

700 MHz auction: Total bids hit $11.6 billion

After the 16th round of the 700 MHz auction, the FCC is within its minimum reserve range of $10 billion to $15 billion for total provisionally winning bids. The 16th round now stands at $11.6