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Wireless Internet access service (WIS) is an increasingly important part of the U.S. economy. According to one recent analysis, 41 percent of all Internet users — or 56 million Americans (28 percent of all Americans) — use devices that are capable of accessing the Internet wirelessly.[FOOTNOTE 1] Data published earlier this year by the Federal Communications Commission also establishes that mobile wireless broadband connections increased from a mere 83,503 units at the end of 2005, to 1.91 million by mid-2006 — an eye-popping 2,187 percent in just six months.[FOOTNOTE 2] This burgeoning demand for WIS is likely to accelerate even more quickly owing to an important series of rulings released by the FCC on March 23, 2007 (the order).[FOOTNOTE 3]

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