The Federal Communications Commission is working out the rules for what could be the most important radio spectrum auction for years to come. At stake is the right to use spectrum in the coveted 700 MHz bands, which are characterized by the ability to travel long distances and go through the walls of buildings. The spectrum was previously used by TV stations that are now moving to digital distribution, and a variety of interested industry players -- primarily cellular service companies -- want to get their hands on it.

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