Larry Page to Keynote White Spaces Advocacy Event in DC

Tomorrow, Google co-founder Larry Page will keynote the “Broadband for the Future Event” in Washington, DC. The event is designed to advocate for white spaces, something Google has been adamant about for a long time.

If you’re unaware, white spaces are a unused airwaves between TV stations. Google wants them to be used for free nationwide wireless. Opponents say that it will interfere with the television signals.

Here’s the details on the event if you wish to attend.

Wednesday, September 24, 2008
11:30 am – 1:00 pm ET
Room SD-G50, Dirksen Senate Office Building
Washington, D.C. 20510

Related Reading:
Google to Internet, FCC, Verizon and Viacom: Keep it Open
Google Joins the “Internet for Everyone” Initiative
Google Opens Up About Spectrum Auction

Related reading

A pair of yellow cartoon hands holds the newspaper The Springfield Shopper, which bears the headline SLEEP IMPORTANT, SAY EXPERTS.
facebook at work
The front page of the Simpsons newspaper Springfield Shopper, with the headline Wiccan Curse Blinds Half the Town. Underneath the subheading reads, Newspaper sales plunge 50 percent
Simple Share Buttons