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FAA approves Flying Cow drones to restore Puerto Rico cell network

Screenshot via YouTube. The US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has approved the use of drones to act as mobile cell phone towers in the ravaged area of Puerto Rico. Close to two months after the Caribbean island was struck by Hurricane Maria, buildings remain in tatters and there is still a....

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Vivo V7 is a dedicated selfie-focused smartphone and it is similar to Vivo V7 Plus that was launched earlier in September in India. 1 hour ago So if you are at a place with no access to a smartphone, you can still book your Uber from your laptop. 5 hours ago The Apple Park Visitor Center opened in....

PRISMA Telecom Testing Exhibits at Milipol Paris 2017 Showcasing EmergencyNET, a Compact Portable Private Mobile Network

MILAN, November 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- EmergencyNET, the emergency network that fits in a backpack, is a standalone military certified system supporting 2G/3G/4G technologies PRISMA Telecom Testing, a leading supplier of innovative solutions for the wireless industry, will present the latest....

PRISMA Telecom Testing Exhibits at Milipol Paris 2017 Showcasing EmergencyNET, a Compact Portable Private Mobile Network

PRISMA Telecom Testing, a leading supplier of innovative solutions for the wireless industry, will present the latest developments of its EmergencyNET systems at Milipol Paris 2017, the leading event for homeland security, held on 21-24 November. (Logo: A compact plug-and-play portable system....

PRISMA Telecom Testing Exhibits at Milipol Paris 2017 Showcasing EmergencyNET, a Compact Portable Private Mobile Network

MILAN November 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- EmergencyNET , the emergency network that fits in a backpack, is a standalone military certified system supporting 2G/3G/4G technologie s PRISMA Telecom Testing, a leading supplier of innovative solutions for the wireless industry, will present the latest....

PRISMA Telecom Testing Exhibits at Milipol Paris 2017 Showcasing EmergencyNET, a Compact Portable Private Mobile Network

MILAN, November 20, 2017 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- MILAN, November 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- EmergencyNET , the emergency network that fits in a backpack, is a standalone military certified system supporting 2G/3G/4G technologie s PRISMA Telecom Testing, a leading supplier of innovative solutions....

Cellcom Israel Announces Negotiations With Partner Communications Company Re Potential Fiber Infrastructure Deployment and Right of Use Agreement

Cellcom Israel Ltd. (NYSE: CEL ) (TASE: CEL) (hereinafter: the "Company"), announced today that it is holding negotiations with Partner Communications Company Ltd. or Partner, another Israeli telecommunications operator, regarding a potential long term cooperation agreement for the deployment of....

Comba Telecom to Deploy Wireless "Superhighway" Networks on Brazil's Longest and Busiest Highway

HONG KONG, CHINA, Nov 20, 2017 (Marketwired via COMTEX) -- Provides Voice and Data Service Infrastructure to Give Commuters Convenience and Protection. HONG KONG, CHINA--(Marketwired - Nov 20, 2017) - Comba Telecom Systems Holdings Limited ("Comba Telecom" or "the Group") (2342), a global leading....

Cellcom Israel Announces Negotiations With Partner Communications Company Re Potential Fiber Infrastructure Deployment and Right of Use Agreement

(tase:CEL) (hereinafter:the "Company"), announced today that it is holding negotiations with Partner Communications Company Ltd. or Partner, another Israeli telecommunications operator, regarding a potential long term cooperation agreement for the deployment of fiber optic infrastructure by both....

Cellcom Israel Announces Negotiations With Partner Communications Company Re Potential Fiber Infrastructure Deployment and Right of Use Agreement

SOURCE Cellcom Israel Ltd. NETANYA, Israel November 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Cellcom Israel Ltd. (NYSE: CEL) (TASE: CEL) (hereinafter: the "Company"), announced today that it is holding negotiations with Partner Communications Company Ltd. or Partner, another Israeli telecommunications operator,....

Comba Telecom : to Deploy Wireless "Superhighway" Networks on Brazil's Longest and Busiest Highway

HONG KONG, CHINA--(Marketwired - Nov 20, 2017) - Comba Telecom Systems Holdings Limited ("Comba Telecom" or "the Group") ( HKSE 2342 ), a global leading wireless solutions provider, will deploy a turnkey wireless solution for the longest and busiest highway tunnel system in Brazil, the main highway....

Strategy with a view of threats associated with substitutes

Threats to any business that are associated with the availability of substitutes is equally precarious as with the pressures associated with new entrants. By NYASHA CHIZU. The threats associated with new entrants prevail when barriers associated with government controls on the industry, or where....

See how vehicles talk

Vehicles will soon have the power to communicate with each other, and with other devices on the road. This will improve safety, lead to pre-payments on toll roads, grant access to additional services that can warn of upcoming dangers, or provide other information that is of interest for the drivers. Another hot topic is self-driving vehicles.

MTN Celebrates Multiple Award Wins with Customers

MTN is closing the year with a groundswell of goodwill, recognition and celebration. In addition to being named the Most Valuable Brand by Top 50 Brands Nigeria for the second consecutive year, MTN received the highest accolades at the Nigerian Tech Innovation and Telecom Awards (NTITA) organised by....

India may adopt 5G by 2020: Ericsson CTO

NEW DELHI: India may well adopt fifth generation or 5G technology at the same time as the developed markets as the country’s telecom industry is transitioning from being largely voice-centric to a data-centric one, said a senior Ericsson executive. The rapid change is forcing telecom operators to....

Key Insights on the Global Carrier Aggregation Solutions Market | Technavio

LONDON, Nov 18, 2017 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- The latest market research report by Technavio on the global carrier aggregation solutions market predicts a CAGR of close to 27% during the period 2017-2021. The report has categorized the global carrier aggregation solutions market into different segments....

MTN Celebrates Multiple Award Wins With Customers

BY CHIMA AKWAJA, Lagos – MTN, one of our country’s most iconic brands, is closing the year with a groundswell of goodwill, recognition and celebration. In addition to being named the Most Valuable Brand by Top 50 Brands Nigeria for the second consecutive year, MTN received the highest accolades at....

Lack of WiFi frustrates Warsan Village residents

Dubai: Residents of Warsan Village are demanding a solution to the long-pending issue of lack of WiFi connection since the opening of the community almost a year ago. The tenants and owners expressed their frustration over lack of progress on ongoing discussions on whether etisalat or du will cover the area.

Free ultra-speed Internet soon a reality in PH

Seen as a ”game changer” in providing faster, cheaper, and more accessible Internet across the country, Rio said that the LBI will increase the government’s capacity from 2TBps (TeraBytes Per Second) to at least 12TBps, in a short period of time, at no additional cost to the government.

Key Insights on the Global Carrier Aggregation Solutions Market | Technavio

The report has categorized the global carrier aggregation solutions market into different segments by product (femtocell, microcell, metrocell, and picocell) and by geography (the Americas, APAC, and EMEA). It provides a detailed illustration of the major factors influencing the market, including....

Key Insights on the Global Carrier Aggregation Solutions Market | Technavio

This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20171118005034/en/ Technavio has published a new report on the global carrier aggregation solutions market from 2017-2021. (Graphic: Business Wire) The report has categorized the global carrier....

Flow Community Christmas gifts Gros Islet

(PRESS RELEASE) – Saint Lucia and the Caribbean’s leading telecommunications service provider has delivered on its promises to two of the island’s 10 districts, with the completion of game-changing projects that are intended to fundamentally impact communities.

Huawei Watch 2 is an Android wearable with LTE

The Apple Watch Series 3 isn't the only new smartwatch with LTE support. The Huawei Watch 2 sold in Australia comes with 4G support. It'll work with AT&T and T-Mobile in the US' metro areas. It's also got all the fitness tracking delights you'll find in competing smart watches and wearables.

Embattled Puerto Rico power authority director resigns

PREPA executive director Ricardo Ramos presented his letter of resignation to the agency's governing board today. "There were a series of distractions, and he made the decision to go in a different direction," Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rossello told reporters in Spanish. "My job now is to restore the electric system.

Not All IPhone Xs Use the Same Modem and They Perform Differently

In 2016, the company started using two different modems, one from Qualcomm, one from Intel. Apple has continued this practice with the iPhone X, and while the data is preliminary, evidence suggests that the Intel and Qualcomm modems still offer different performance. The ranking, however, may have changed.

Deadline extended for analogue TV broadcasting

Kathmandu, November 17. The Ministry of Information and Communications (MoIC) today rolled back its earlier decision to prohibit analogue cable television broadcasting, giving cable operators until mid-December to switch to the digital broadcasting system.

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Mickey Gurdus, Who Eavesdropped on the World, Dies at 73

Mickey Gurdus was always a good listener. For decades he commanded a battery of shortwave and FM radios, UHF and VHF receivers, tape recorders and other devices...

Business News : PNG Government backs shortwave to reach rural areas [23/11/2017

The Papua New Guinea Government plans to improve communication and the dissemination of information to the provinces using the shortwave radio network, says Com...

Record rains possible for Thanksgiving! 1 HR What a Thanksgiving feast of weather ingredients, all of which are coming together over Jacksonville on Thanksgiving and Black Friday. Combine

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - What a Thanksgiving feast of weather ingredients, all of which are coming together over Jacksonville on Thanksgiving and Black Friday. Comb...

Record rains possible for Thanksgiving! 1 Min What a Thanksgiving feast of weather ingredients, all of which are coming together over Jacksonville on Thanksgiving and Black Friday. Combine

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - What a Thanksgiving feast of weather ingredients, all of which are coming together over Jacksonville on Thanksgiving and Black Friday. Comb...

How North Koreans bypass media censorship Some catch forbidden programming via shortwave radios, others secretly watch South Korean TV. Denied access to information from abroad, North Koreans have inventive ways of following the news.

TV, North Korean-style. In a country where listening to or watching foreign media is forbidden, state broadcasters reign, with anchors in traditional Korean clo...

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de facto independence, when Russian or Western analysts spoke about demographic problems in them, they focused almost entirely on the role of ethnic Russians an...

Putin’s Announcement Of Candidacy Shows Need For Kremlinology Has Returned – OpEd

By Paul Goble The need for Kremlinology to understand what is going on in Moscow is increasingly important, Yakub Koreyba says, because “there are no politics i...

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By Paul Goble The Russian government claims that Russians have reduced their alcohol consumption by almost 30 percent over the last decade, but in fact, while t...

Eight Reasons Why Finland Is Only Part Of Pre-1917 Empire Moscow Never Got Back In Whole Or In Part – OpEd

By Paul Goble This week, Finland marks the centenary of its independence from Russia, a date that is all the more impressive because it is the only country that...

Chinese firm secures $42.5m loan for Enugu project 15 mins ago Nigeria

A Chinese firm, Shenyang International Economic and Technical Cooperation Limited (CSYIC), has secured a $42.5m loan, under the Chinese Credit Insurance Corpora...

Arab ministers demand reversal of Trump Jerusalem decision

Arab foreign ministers on Sunday demanded that the United States rescind President Donald Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital, calling i...

China’s Oil Import Dependence Climbs As Output Falls – Analysis

By Michael Lelyveld. RFA China’s dependence on foreign oil is growing and is likely to keep rising for decades to come, experts say. Despite increases in intern...

Currency depreciation

The first round of talks between the visiting team of International Monetary Fund (IMF) and high official of the government concluded in which the advice of thi...

Arab ministers demand reversal of Trump Jerusalem decision

By HAMZA HENDAWI Associated Press. CAIRO (AP) - Arab foreign ministers on Sunday demanded that the United States rescind President Donald Trump's decision to re...

Minister of Information meets Governor of West Darfur State

Khartoum, Aug.28(SUNA)-Minister of Information, Dr Ahmed Bilal Osman met in his office, Monday, Governor of West Darfur State, Fadl-al-Mula Al-Haga. The meeting...

FIJIANS in the most remote areas of Fiji will now be able to have better access to disaster-related information during a disaster. more...

Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama switches on the medium wave radio transmission while JICA resident rep Hiroyuki Sawada (left) and FBC CEO Riyaz Sayed-Khaiyum ...

AM radio now Fiji-wide

Fiji's prime minister says all Fijians can now tune in to the 'national dialogue' following the rehabilitation of the country's medium wave radio infrastructure...

Update: 12:25PM A NEWLY-rehabilitated medium wave AM infrastructure and transmission was launched by Fiji's Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama this morning. more...

Update: 12:25PM A NEWLY-rehabilitated medium wave AM infrastructure and transmission was launched by Fiji's Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama this morning. With...

AIR to revitalise Punjabi service to augment reach in India,

Public service broadcaster All India Radio (AIR) is planning to "revitalise" its Punjabi service to augment its reach to the Punjabi-speaking listeners "on both...

Trump will arrive as charities flee Mar-a-Lago

Orphan's Promise, a charity affiliated with the Christian Broadcasting Network that funds programs at orphanages in 67 countries, will be having its first Mar-a...

Israel finds a welcome audience with Christian journalists

JERUSALEM — Israel's nationalist government may be unpopular with Western liberals and much of its domestic press corps, but it has found a close friend among t...

Israel finds a welcome audience with Christian journalists

JERUSALEM — Israel’s nationalist government may be unpopular with Western liberals and much of its domestic press corps, but it has found a close friend among t...

Israel finds a welcome audience with Christian journalists

JERUSALEM — Israel's nationalist government may be unpopular with Western liberals and much of its domestic press corps, but it has found a close friend among t...

U.S. Christian press finds friends in Israel

with Western liberals and much of its domestic press corps, but it has found a close friend among the world's evangelical Christians and their media outlets. Th...

Pope Francis condoles with Iran over fatal quake

“Pope Francis sent a pair of telegrams to Iraq and Iran on Monday, expressing his condolences for the damage and loss of life caused by Sunday's severe earthqua...

Vatican Ambassador: Pope has been closely following developments in Belarus

MINSK, 13 November (BelTA) – Pope Francis has been closely following the developments in Belarus, Apostolic Nuncio to Belarus, Archbishop Gabor Pinter said afte...

Pope Francis: Lift up your hearts, not your cellphones, during worship

“It makes me very sad when I celebrate Mass here in the Square or in the Basilica and I see many cellphones raised,” the pope said, according to a translation b...

'Very strong words' at human development dicastery

Vatican City, October 30 - Humanity risks suicide with nuclear weapons, Pope Francis said on a visit Monday to the office of the Dicastery for Promoting Integra...

Humanity risks suicide with nuclear arms

Vatican City, October 30 - Humanity risks suicide with nuclear weapons, Pope Francis said on a visit Monday to the office of the Dicastery for Promoting Integra...

A tax on your Tar Heel and Wolfpack gear? Senate GOP bill taxes college logos

Commercial: Bruce Jacobson, Jr. announces run for Texas U.S. Senate. Christian TV executive Bruce Jacobson, Jr. will challenge Texas Republican Ted Cruz for his...

Evangelical Cruz challenger vows a change of 'style'

WASHINGTON Amid talk of a Democratic "blue wave" threatening Republicans in 2018, Texas U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz faces a new conservative challenge from an unexpected...

Santa arrives in Sundance Square

A store manager at Skip's Grocery Store located at 2900 Skyline Drive in the Sansom Park area believes he might have caught the image of a ghost on the store's ...

Ted Cruz draws challenge from Christian TV executive Bruce Jacobson Jr.

“Two years ago we ran on a message that conservative representation was lacking in our district,” French wrote. “We ran a campaign focused on our vision for con...

When is a background check mandatory for gun owners?

Christian TV executive Bruce Jacobson, Jr. will challenge Texas Republican Ted Cruz for his U.S. Senate seat next year. Jacobson, executive producer of James Ro...

TETRA system covers 99 percent of Macedonia's territory

Skopje, 17 November 2017 (MIA) - Macedonia has a modern digital police radio system that can serve 6,000 users, said Minister of Interior Oliver Spasovski at a ...

Construction works postponed until December Bad Godesberg tunnel to be closed at night

The City Council is switching to digital radio in Godesberg - to do necessary changes. Some construction work and installation is needed, which make road closur...

Digital society and capitalism

Digital society has been lauded as emancipatory and freeing individuals from the constrictions of time and place and yet also critiqued as introducing a type of...

CBS Corporation Sets Final Exchange Ratio Of 5.6796 For CBS Radio Exchange Offer

the United States ) or 1-781-575-2137 (outside of the United States Forward-Looking Statements This press release contains certain statements about CBS, CBS Rad...

Dave Matthews Band To Headline “The Night Before” Concert At Xcel Energy Center In St. Paul, Minn., Saturday, February 3, 2018

in St. Paul, Minn. on Saturday, February 3, 2018 Xcel Energy Center . CBS Radio and OLE have partnered to produce a one-of-a-kind entertainment experience the n...

TV association requests aid measures for a third time

The Digital TV Operators Association has doubled down on pressuring the government to overhaul the country's broadcasting industry, which they say is facing imp...

Nominet serves high-speed broadband service to Loch Ness

The latest roll-out builds on previous successes of TVWS-powered wireless broadband services on the Isle of Arran , and an ongoing pilot project in Llanarth in ...

Solving Israel’s first responders’ communication crisis

When the world had to transition from an analog to digital television system, there was, naturally, a flurry of panic and confusion. But what happens when a man...

StarTimes offers 50% discount on subscription

Digital television provider, StarTimes , has announced the commencement of its 2017 Christmas promotion in a bid to entice new and existing subscribers across t...

Deadline extended for analogue TV broadcasting

Kathmandu, November 17. The Ministry of Information and Communications (MoIC) today rolled back its earlier decision to prohibit analogue cable television broad...

Can you hear me now? Not likely if you’re in this Fort Worth neighborhood

Petersen said he can be driving on Old Granbury Road, getting close to his neighborhood, and his call will drop. The neighborhood heard of plans for a new cell ...

Trai eyes lifting infra-band spectrum cap; move may benefit Vodafone-Idea Cellular entity

In a move that promotes optimum spectrum efficiency and utilisation as well as encourages consolidation in the sector, the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India...

Why Denver International Airport has the best cellular service in the city of Denver

The city may have terrible mobile service, but somehow Denver’s airport reigns supreme. Why? DAS. More than 1 million travelers passing through Denver Internat...

Trai favours removing cap on spectrum holding by telcos

The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) on Tuesday recommended the removal of the intra-band cap of 50 per cent spectrum holding by operators in a circ...

Trai wants spectrum holding caps eased

fears the 25 per cent cap might restrict the capability to purchase additional spectrum in auctions. In the last auction held in October last year, there was no...

2 Minnesota pols accused of sexual misconduct will quit

Hours later, Republican Rep. Tony Cornish said he would step down by Dec. 1. Cornish was the subject of an external investigation in the House into widespread s...

2 Minnesota pols accused of sexual misconduct will quit

Hours later, Republican Rep. Tony Cornish said he would step down by Dec. 1. Cornish was the subject of an external investigation in the House into widespread s...

CBS News and PBS cut ties to Rose following sex allegations

Both organizations stressed the importance of providing a safe, professional workplace. Rose joins a lengthening list of media figures who have lost jobs becaus...

2 Minnesota pols accused of sexual misconduct will quit

Hours later, Republican Rep. Tony Cornish said he would step down by Dec. 1. Cornish was the subject of an external investigation in the House into widespread s...

2 Minnesota pols accused of sexual misconduct will quit

Hours later, Republican Rep. Tony Cornish said he would step down by Dec. 1. Cornish was the subject of an external investigation in the House into widespread s...

Cal Poly’s KCPR named one of the best college radio stations in the nation

KCPR, which was founded in 1968, is entirely student-run. This year, around 75 students are involved as DJs, in marketing and PR and other responsibilities, acc...

Cal Poly’s KCPR named one of the best college radio stations in the country

KCPR, which was founded in 1968, is entirely student-run. This year, around 75 students are involved as DJs, in marketing and PR and other responsibilities, acc...

A Dartmouth football coach punched out a press box window at Harvard Stadium and got ejected

Bill Belichick isn’t the only one who takes special teams seriously. An assistant coach for the Dartmouth football team reportedly punched out a press box windo...

WSAU Wisconsin Morning ... 5AM8AM

Ben Armstrong ben.armstrong@mwcradio.com Ben Armstrong grew up in the Metro Detroit area. At the age of four, Ben was recording himself pretending to be on the ...

Sean Hannity recorded saying AIDS is a 'gay disease'

REVEALED: Sean Hannity was fired from college radio show for claiming AIDS was a 'gay disease' transmitted by tears or saliva - and that anyone thinking homosex...

Top Story Shawn Mendes, Eminem among winners at MTV EMAs in London

LONDON (AP) — Shawn Mendes beat Taylor Swift and Ed Sheeran to win the best-artist prize Sunday at the MTV EMAs, while U2 were proclaimed global icons in a show...

Top Story Shawn Mendes, Eminem among winners at MTV EMAs in London

LONDON (AP) — Shawn Mendes beat Taylor Swift and Ed Sheeran to win the best-artist prize Sunday at the MTV EMAs, while U2 were proclaimed global icons in a show...

Top Story Shawn Mendes, Eminem among winners at MTV EMAs in London

LONDON (AP) — Shawn Mendes beat Taylor Swift and Ed Sheeran to win the best-artist prize Sunday at the MTV EMAs, while U2 were proclaimed global icons in a show...

Top Story Shawn Mendes, Eminem among winners at MTV EMAs in London

LONDON (AP) — Shawn Mendes beat Taylor Swift and Ed Sheeran to win the best-artist prize Sunday at the MTV EMAs, while U2 were proclaimed global icons in a show...

Top Story Shawn Mendes, Eminem among winners at MTV EMAs in London

LONDON (AP) — Shawn Mendes beat Taylor Swift and Ed Sheeran to win the best-artist prize Sunday at the MTV EMAs, while U2 were proclaimed global icons in a show...