Canadian government opens wireless spectrum (was Re: Sean's impact being felt...)

Robin Paulson robin.paulson at
Thu Nov 29 20:21:30 CET 2007

On 29/11/2007, Ian Darwin <ian at> wrote:
> Verizon Wireless opens up
> In a stunning about-face, the second-largest wireless carrier in the US,
> Verizon Wireless, has said that it would allow any compatible device to
> run on its cellular network by the end of next year. What's more, users
> will be able to run any application they wish, Verizon Wireless said.

bloody hell, that was quick to have a knock-on effect........

and TFA

in summary:
more competition
less power to the monopolies
more opportunities for innovation

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