Genachowski touts free or cheap wireless-data service

03/10/2010 | Wall Street Journal, The · Network World · Reuters

FCC Chairman Julius Genachowski said Tuesday that the agency was considering using some digital spectrum to provide free or low-cost wireless-broadband service. Stumping for the proposed National Broadband Plan, he told a Digital Inclusion Summit that "in order to ensure long-term American competitiveness and prosperity, we must not leave one-third of the nation behind." Genachowski also noted that companies and business professionals, who have become reliant on high-speed Internet links, would need guarantees of access to broadband services to remain competitive.

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