Google just announced that its White Spaces database has received its final certification from the FCC.
In South Africa Google has been running a trial. In march they announced that it reached a milestone in getting a public trial with the FCC.
“This is an exciting step forward,” Google Access Principal Alan Norman writes in a blog post. “With FCC certification, we can do more to help make spectrum available. We are ready to work with leaders in the wireless industry—those developing certified devices that can talk to a database—to help them gain access to TV White spaces spectrum to help bring new technologies and services to market.