Tag: Auction

Exclusive: Martin Luther King Jr. Talks Reparations, White Economic Anxiety and Guaranteed Income in Previously Unheard Speech

A newly uncovered speech by Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. delivered in 1967 sounds curiously like the civil rights icon is speaking about current-day conditions as he preaches about underfunded schools, the wage gap, white backlash against black progress and the country’s need to address poverty. On July 30, 1967, less than a year before […]

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QOTD: Witness to Auction Shenanigans?

<img data-attachment-id="1457970" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/11/1991-Pontiac-Trans-Sport.jpg" data-orig-size="712,531" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"1479857149","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="1991 Pontiac Trans Sport" data-image-description=" Images: RM Auctions, Inc. ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/11/1991-Pontiac-Trans-Sport-450×336.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/11/1991-Pontiac-Trans-Sport-610×455.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1457970 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/11/1991-Pontiac-Trans-Sport-610×455.jpg” alt=”1991 Pontiac Trans Sport, Images: RM Auctions, Inc.” width=”610″ height=”455″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/11/1991-Pontiac-Trans-Sport-610×455.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/11/1991-Pontiac-Trans-Sport-75×56.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/11/1991-Pontiac-Trans-Sport-450×336.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/11/1991-Pontiac-Trans-Sport-120×89.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/11/1991-Pontiac-Trans-Sport.jpg 712w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> Over the weekend at Monterey, RM Sotheby’s executed […]

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Ebony’s Historic Photo Archive Sells for $30 Million to Group Led by J. Paul Getty Trust

Ebony magazine covers on display among other Ebony-branded items at a magazine event in Beverly Hills in February 2005. A group of four foundations led by the J. Paul Getty Trust has bought the iconic Ebony and Jet photo archive. Photo: Frederick M. Brown (Getty) Seven decades’ worth of historic Ebony magazine photos documenting black life, […]

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FCC will auction 2.5GHz spectrum for 5G, remove education requirements

(Reuters) — The U.S. Federal Communications Commission on Wednesday voted 3-2 to auction a key band of underused 2.5 GHz spectrum to help advance next-generation 5G wireless networks and scrap requirements that it be used for education. The mid-band spectrum was reserved in the 1960s for what is now known as the Educational Broadband Service. […]

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Intel pauses modem IP auction to give unnamed buyer exclusive access

Following its abrupt exit from the 5G smartphone modem business in April, Intel said that it was exploring the sale of related patents and intellectual property to potential buyers — a process that led to a late June auction of 8,500 patents, 94% of which were cellular, with the rest for “connected devices.” Now Intel […]

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FCC will vote July 10 on reallocating 2.5GHz spectrum from TV to 5G

Faced with the challenge of locating mid-band spectrum for 5G services, the U.S. Federal Communications Commission has confirmed that it expects to reallocate and auction a block of 2.5GHz spectrum that was reserved decades ago for educational TV. A draft order will set a formal FCC vote on the reallocation for July 10, paving the […]

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U.S. Cellular wins 690 mmWave 5G licenses, but plans 600MHz launch first

Fifth-place U.S. telecommunications carrier U.S. Cellular confirmed today that it was one of the bigger winners in the FCC’s recently concluded millimeter wave auctions, successfully securing enough high-band 5G spectrum to cover 98% of its existing subscribers. But it says it still plans to roll out 5G first on slower, low-band 600MHz spectrum, while deployment […]

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