France considers vacated analog TV spectrum for broadband

France is considering reserving part of the soon-to-be vacated analog TV spectrum for fixed and mobile broadband services. A French parliamentary commission recommended that the 790 MHz-862 MHz sub-band be dedicated to electronic communication in order to boost take-up of mobile and fixed broadband services. Article

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