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Many say no emergency alert received; province calls test a success

The province is calling a test of the emergency alert system in Saskatchewan on Wednesday a success, despite the fact that many Saskatchewan residents say they received the alert late, or not at all. Residents were supposed to receive an alert on mobile devices, televisions and radio at 1:55 p.m. CST to test the system.

Did your cellphone make an alarming sound? Mixed result for B.C. test of new emergency alert system

Some cellphones across British Columbia started vibrating and sending off a distinctive ringing sound on Wednesday afternoon, as a new public alert system was tested. But not everyone got the message. Provincial officials are investigating why the emergency alert test failed to go out to all compatible cellphones as planned at 1:55 p.

Many users say they didn't receive Sask. emergency test alert

A test of the Canada-wide system known as Alert Ready did not go smoothly in Saskatchewan. to test the system. Many are reporting that they never received the alert, or that the alert came at all. I have LTE and got nothing, it just came up on my tv and not my cell phone — Delilah-Anne (@EasonDelilah) No alert received on my mobile.

Didn’t get an emergency test alert? Here’s why

At 1:55 p.m., it was anticipated that an estimated 3.7-million cellphones across Alberta would send out an emergency test alert along with a distinct eight-second tone. But not everybody received a test alert and there are several reasons why this may have happened.

Did your cellphone make an alarming sound? B.C. tests new emergency alert system

Cellphones across British Columbia started vibrating and sending off a distinctive ringing sound on Wednesday afternoon, as a new public alert system was tested. Phones with an LTE connection were scheduled to receive the alert at 1:55 p.m. PT with a text message, a tone similar to an ambulance alarm and an eight-second vibration.

Apple iPad 2018: A learning tool worth the investment

My son was a toddler when I heard about an app called Starfalls ABC from an entrepreneur in the education sector. I added the app on my iPad which he was already playing with. A couple of months on, he was writing alphabets on the walls. Soon, he was reading boards and hoardings when he could not find books.

Glitches reported as emergency alert testing resumes across Canada

Operators of Canada's new emergency alert system say they are learning from failed tests earlier this week in Ontario and Quebec, although reports of nationwide tests on Wednesday had mixed results. Alert Ready officials say they are working to resolve glitches in the system following problems in Quebec and Ontario on Monday.

Steam Link will soon beam games to your iOS or Android device

Steam Link already brings your PC's games to your living room, but soon it will send them to devices, too. Sometime during the week of May 21st, Valve's box gets dedicated apps for iOS and Android, which will work with smartphones, tablets and TVs. So long as everything is connected to the same 5Ghz....

Steam Link app hopes to blow your mind with mobile game streaming

Steam Link app hopes to blow your mind with mobile game streaming. Starting in mid-May, Steam plans to release two apps for streaming games and video from your library to iOS and Android devices. Maybe it's time to start shopping on Steam with mobile in mind as well as desktop. Screenshot by Lori Grunin/CNET.

Alberta tests Canada’s new wireless emergency alert system

Canada’s new national public emergency alert system was put to the test in Alberta on Wednesday afternoon as part of national Emergency Preparedness Week. The tests were conducted on wireless and broadcasting services in Ontario and Quebec on Monday and were carried out in the rest of Canada on Wednesday.

PCTEL Reports $21.7 Million in First Quarter Revenue

a leader in P erformance C ritical TEL ecom solutions, announced its results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2018. Highlights from Continuing Operations Revenue of $21.7 million in the quarter , in line with guidance, down 5% from the first quarter last year. Connected Solutions segment revenue was up 3%.

Four years later, 95% of Rwanda covered with 4G Internet

During the first edition of 2013 Transform Africa summit, ktRN unveiled 4G LTE network on the Rwandan soil and the plan was to rollout the fastest internet at that time to the rest of the country in the next 5 years. Fours years later, the entire country is covered with 4G LTE thanks to the joint....

Despite glitches, emergency alert testing resumes across Canada

Operators of Canada's new emergency alert system say they are learning from the failed tests earlier this week in Ontario and Quebec. Alert Ready officials say tests planned for today are going ahead while work is carried out to resolve glitches in the system.

Dorsey Represents Energy Helpline and UK Web Media Founders in Creation of Comparison Technologies

Comparison Technologies will be a multi-channel price comparison enabler in home services (energy, broadband, television and telephone). The formation of Comparison Technologies through the combination of EHL and UKWM creates the only independent player in the United Kingdom that provides....

Emergency alert in N.L. is late, and non-existent for others

From left to right: Abby Cole, Gillian Stevens, Lauren Guiny, Tatianna Beresford (obscured) and Saskia Schulz-Norvell were at the Avalon Mall Wednesday afternoon. Stevens and Beresford did not receive the alert, while the others did. (Andrew Sampson/CBC) Mobile phone users in Newfoundland and Labrador were at the ready at 1:55 p.

Steam hopes to blow your mind with game streaming to mobile

Steam hopes to blow your mind with game streaming to mobile. Starting in mid-May, Steam plans to release two apps for streaming games and video to iOS and Android devices. Maybe it's time to start shopping on Steam with mobile in mind as well as desktop. Screenshot by Lori Grunin/CNET.

Motorola : Wins TETRA Radio Tender in Brandenburg, Germany

Company will provide TETRA digital two-way radio solutions, accessories, software and services to police and non-police authorities and organisations in the German federal state of Brandenburg. BERLIN, Germany - May 9, 2018 - Motorola Solutions has been selected in the latest tender of the German....

Tech Q&A: Trading cable TV for internet streaming

Q: I would like to cut the cord for TV and other services because my Comcast bill is about $220 a month for internet, Wi-Fi, phone, and TV (including premium channels such as HBO.) I don't want satellite TV, and I can't receive free over-the-air TV broadcasts because rooftop antennas aren't permitted where I live.

Tech Q&A: Trading cable TV for internet streaming

Q: I would like to cut the cord for TV and other services because my Comcast bill is about $220 a month for internet, Wi-Fi, phone, and TV (including premium channels such as HBO.) I don't want satellite TV, and I can't receive free over-the-air TV broadcasts because rooftop antennas aren't permitted where I live.

Tech Q&A: Trading cable TV for internet streaming

Q: I would like to cut the cord for TV and other services because my Comcast bill is about $220 a month for internet, Wi-Fi, phone, and TV (including premium channels such as HBO.) I don't want satellite TV, and I can't receive free over-the-air TV broadcasts because rooftop antennas aren't permitted where I live.

Digital platforms disrupt TV space

MultiChoice CEO Yolisa Phahle and Wonderhood Studios Founder David Abraham. Shifting consumer audience demands and lifestyles have disrupted the television industry, eroding a good chunk of the power that pay TV and prime time free television schedules used to enjoy.

Bungay Town FC’s cup final to be broadcast live

The Black Dogs will face off against Woodbridge Town FC at Portman Road, Ipswich, on Friday, May 11. On the day a team of digital television production students from Ravensbourne University will be on hand to broadcast the match live on the Suffolk FA Official Facebook page.

Expect a buzz on your phone: emergency alert system to be tested Wednesday

It will say: “This is a TEST of the British Columbia Emergency Alerting System, issued by Emergency Management British Columbia. This is ONLY a TEST. If this had been an actual emergency or threat, you would now hear instructions that would assist you to protect you and your family. “For further information go to www.

Globacom’s second undersea cable, patriotic investment – subscribers

Where they get that opportunity, it comes at a huge cost. Even with the high cost, it is only available, mainly in the cities. With Glo, MainOne and other investors in submarine broadband cable, there are quantum capacity of broadband that have not left the Lagos seaside where they landed many years....

Emergency alert system to be tested on Wednesday

It will say: “This is a TEST of the British Columbia Emergency Alerting System, issued by Emergency Management British Columbia. This is ONLY a TEST. If this had been an actual emergency or threat, you would now hear instructions that would assist you to protect you and your family. For further information go to www.

$125m Loan Default Threatens Smile Communications’ Operations

Emma Okonji Smile Communications, the broadband company which emerged as the reserved bidder in the sale of 9mobile is currently battling with a loan default of $125 million, THISDAY has gathered. According to reliable sources, Smile Communications got the loan from Afrexim Bank, and routed the loan through a local bank, Diamond Bank.

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Pioneer pirate radio ship is live on Friday

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ACLI Hosts A Celebration of Israel's 70th Anniversary and US Embassy Move to Jerusalem

WASHINGTON May 15, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The American Christian Leaders for Israel (ACLI) celebrated Israel's 70 th anniversary and the US Embassy move from Tel ...

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Jim Bakker's TV show amounts to spiritual abuse – so why is he still broadcasting?

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PRIEST QUESTIONS FIJI’S NEW CHRISTIAN TV STATION

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The Deschutes 911 service district intends to build a transmission tower on Overturf Butte to solve problems consistently reported by law enforcement since a ne...

Baker Mayfield says he thought Josh Allen would go No. 1 if he did not

Baker Mayfield was selected No. 1 overall by the Cleveland Browns in last month's NFL Draft, but he insists that he did not know he would be selected in that sp...

Digital radio more popular than FM and AM in the UK

Radio research body Rajar said 50.9% of all listening in the UK was digital in the first three months of the year. Digital radio has become more popular than li...

Today programme loses 65,000 listeners as audience tunes out

BBC listeners are ditching politics for classical music in the morning, according to official figures showing Radio 4’s Today programme losing its audience whil...

Today programme loses 65,000 listeners as audience tunes out

BBC listeners are ditching politics for classical music in the morning, according to official figures showing Radio 4’s Today programme losing its audience whil...

ZBC set to introduce security service channel

THE Zimbabwe Broadcasting Corporation (ZBC) says it will soon introduce a security services channel as part of a cocktail of programmes planned for digital tele...

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People Just Do Nothing coming to an end after five years

Mockumentary show People Just Do Nothing is coming to an end after five years. The award-winning programme, which follows MC Grindah (Allan Mustafa) and DJ Beat...

People Just Do Nothing coming to an end after five years

Mockumentary show People Just Do Nothing is coming to an end after five years. The award-winning programme, which follows MC Grindah (Allan Mustafa) and DJ Beat...