Obama to take advantage of advances in wireless (Update)

Jun 14, 2013

The White House says President Barack Obama is taking advantage of advances in the wireless industry to help create jobs.

Obama issued a presidential memorandum Friday directing federal agencies to be more efficient in their use of radio spectrum and to make more capacity available to satisfy the growing demand for broadband Internet.

There's also a $100 million investment in spectrum-sharing and advanced communications. And a "Spectrum Technology Day" is being planned to call attention to advances in spectrum-sharing and other innovations to satisfy demand.

The White House says the announcements build on a program Obama launched recently to bring high-speed digital connections to practically all U.S. students to improve teaching and learning.

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geokstr
1 / 5 (3) Jun 14, 2013
Obama to take advantage of advances in wireless...to help create jobs.

More likely to figure out new ways to spy on his domestic "enemies" and punish them for the grievous mortal sin of disagreeing with His Magnificence.

And this must be about his 265th re-focusing like a "laser" on that three letter word, "jobs", what with the little free time he has between healing the turf he hacks up with his irons and lowering the level of the water hazards, his multi-multi million dollar monthly vacations, shoveling the trillion dollar annual "stimuli" to his union buddies and bundlers, and reading the "news"papers to make sure the "rogue" employees he hires to punish his opponents are doing their jobs.

Meanwhile, several hundred bills that might actually, like, you know, create jobs and stuff, passed by the evil Repugs in the House languish in limbo because the Reid won't even allow them to be considered in the Senate controlled by Obama's own party.

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