Verizon Wireless claims big chunk of 700MHz spectrum, AT&T grabs a small bite

Looks like Verizon Wireless was the high bidder in the C-block with $4.74 billion. That gives them control over the airspace being left by television broadcasters who are moving from analog to digital.

AT&T appears to have won 227 licenses from the B-block. Details on this to come as we get them.