[Battlemesh] 700Mhz monopoly on the way

Benjamin Henrion zoobab at gmail.com
Tue Feb 2 20:12:32 CET 2016


Today the European Commission published its plan to monopolize 700Mhz
and below bands (480Mhz that Elektra was using in her down-coverter is
also covered):


Full text is here:


There is a need for some backfire.

They put Internet of Things in their press release, but this is just a
buzzword to hook your devices to the Telcos networks and make you pay.

Benjamin Henrion <bhenrion at ffii.org>
FFII Brussels - +32-484-566109 - +32-2-3500762
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