FCC releases more AWS-3 spectrum licenses to winning bidders; Microsoft now has 75M users with Windows 10

More wireless news from across the Web:

> The FCC has delivered more licenses to winners of the AWS-3 spectrum auction. PhoneScoop article

> Microsoft officials said Windows 10 is now installed on more than 75 million devices, just less than a month after its rollout began. ZDNet article 

> Qualcomm agreed to sell its UK L-Band spectrum to Vodafone and Hutchison 3G UK in two separate deals. Reuters article 

> A leaked video indicates the iPhone 6S will look very similar to the iPhone 6. Business Insider article

> Apple's patents covering the "slide to unlock" feature on smartphones are invalid, Germany's highest appeals court ruled. Reuters article

> Angry Birds creator Rovio plans to cut 260 job, or more than 30 percent of the studio's workforce. The Verge article

Installer News

> Wireless operators will triple the number of distributed antenna systems (DAS) in service between 2015 and 2018, according to a study from technology research firm IHS, which interviewed 16 of the top 20 telecom operators globally that operate DAS systems. Article

> Roanoke and Salem, Va., are building a 47-mile fiber optic network that will serve enterprises and government institutions. The first customers will be able to use the network by early 2016. Article

Online Video News

> YouTube's answer to live-streaming game site Twitch is reportedly set to go live: YouTube Gaming will be available in every country in which the top OTT video site operates, Ars Technica reports. Article

> Hulu is implementing a programmatic advertising solution powered by LiveRail and supported by Oracle, marking its first foray into the automated ad buying and selling marketplace. The mixed subscription-and-ad-supported provider is making its premium ad inventory available across its desktop, mobile and connected TV platforms. Article

European Wireless News

> Deutsche Telekom extended its quad-play strategy to a fourth European market after Magyar Telekom launched Magenta One plans in Hungary. Article

> Three Group Europe said underlying EBITDA improved in the first six months of 2015, with strong contributions made by its operations in the UK and Ireland. Article

Cable News

> More than half of all American households now own Internet-connected TVs, according to the NPD group.  Article

> A Charter Communications investor is trying to spur a class-action lawsuit against the company, alleging that Liberty Broadband has been granted unfairly discounted share prices as part of Charter's pending purchases of Time Warner Cable and Bright House Networks. Article

Telecom News

> TDS said that the FCC's move to modernize the E-Rate program, which provides discounted telecom services to schools and libraries, is producing positive results, but the voice support phase-down requirement remains a concern for its customers transitioning from TDM to IP-based voice. Article

> Unite Private Networks (UPN) has extended dark fiber services to its 100th cell site in Iowa for a large wireless operator. Fiber expansion continues to be a priority for UPN. The company plans to add over 1,500 miles of new fiber throughout its footprint by the end of this year. Article

And finally…  Microsoft announced the $37 Nokia 222, a bar-style feature phone that runs Nokia Series 30+ software. Article

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