Bloomberg the Company & Products

Bloomberg Anywhere Login

Bloomberg

Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world.

Company

Financial Products

Enterprise Products

Media

Customer Support

  • Americas

    +1 212 318 2000

  • Europe, Middle East, & Africa

    +44 20 7330 7500

  • Asia Pacific

    +65 6212 1000

Communications

Industry Products

Media Services

Follow Us

Businessweek Archives

The Airwaves


Washington Outlook: CAPITAL WRAPUP

THE AIRWAVES

The market for hand-held personal digital assistants such as Apple's Newton could begin to take off this year, thanks to a ruling expected from the Federal Communications Commission on Feb. 7. That's when the agency will set aside a chunk of the airwaves for these gadgets, which now have to be tethered to wires to transmit data. Companies such as IBM plan to use the spectrum to eliminate cumbersome cables that lash together computers in local-area networks.


LIMITED-TIME OFFER SUBSCRIBE NOW
 
blog comments powered by Disqus