[FoRK] Using TV airwaves for internet
<lucas.gonze at gmail.com> on
Sun Mar 18 13:09:05 PDT 2007
On 3/18/07, Luis Villa <luis at tieguy.org> wrote:
> On 3/18/07, Lucas Gonze <lucas.gonze at gmail.com> wrote:
> > Anybody know what the difference is between this spectrum and other
> > portions? Why head for the range normally used for audiovisual?
> Presumably because it is about to be vacated. The article mentions
> slipping it in the currently unused spaces, but that will be all of it
> by the time this is ready to go live.
Provocative answer, Luis.
Where I live these days, there are no functional over-the-air
television transmissions. It's cable or netflix. The spectrum
allocated to OTA is not being used effectively enough to count as
being used at all.
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