One of the highlights at this year’s Consumer Electronics Show (CES) was the parade of new connected vehicle technologies. Automakers and their suppliers rolled out a number of...19 January 2017
FCC Releases Repacking Simulation Software
The first software program is a Constraint Generator that creates pairwise interference constraint files that pre-calculate all the channels to which a station could be assigned. The second is an open-source Feasibility Checker that will determine whether such a reassignment is feasible. Together, these software programs are designed to simulate the repacking approach adopted by the Commission in the Incentive Auction R&O, and along with previously released TVStudy software, will allow parties to perform feasibility checks similar to those the Commission plans to use in the upcoming reverse auction. The Commission noted, however, that these software releases are the product of ongoing staff work and have not yet been finalized.
As reported here, earlier this month the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) issued a decision declining to transfer marijuana out of Schedule I. As marijuana remains a Schedule I...07 September 2016