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What about wireless microphones?

What about wireless microphones? 1200 800 SOS - Save our Spectrum

Wacken 2016: According to the organisers, the festival was attended by 75,000 paying visitors as well as 9,500 other participants like performers, technical personnel, stagehands, media representatives, VIPs, paramedics, security and public officials. Photograph: Rolf Klatt / source: http://www.wacken.com Festival visitors consider good mobile reception very important: Only this way can the experience be shared…


Postponed does not mean abandoned

Postponed does not mean abandoned 2048 1363 SOS - Save our Spectrum

Press conference on the results of WRC-15 on 27 November 2015. Photo: © ITU / D. Woldu No ‚Digital Dividend 3‘ until 2026 and exclusive use of frequencies 470 – 694 MHz for terrestrial television and professional wireless productions (Programme Making and Special Events, PMSE). That was the decision of the World Radiocommunication Conference (WRC-15),…


Battle for spectrum enters its next crucial round

Battle for spectrum enters its next crucial round 1024 683 SOS - Save our Spectrum

World Radiocommunication Conference (WRC) 2012 at the Centre International de Conférences Genève. Here: Signing ceremony in the plenum. Photo: ITU Following the auction of “Digital Dividends 2” to the mobile telephone network operators, users and manufacturers of wireless production technologies repeatedly find themselves confronted with significant losses of spectrum. This acute shortage of frequencies is…