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T-Mobile Announces Quarterly Preferred Stock Dividend

T-Mobile US, Inc. (NASDAQ: TMUS) ("T-Mobile†) announced today that the quarterly dividend on its 5.50% Mandatory Convertible Preferred Stock ("Preferred Stock†) will be paid on December 15, 2017 to holders of record as of December 1, 2017. The dividend will be paid at a rate of $0.6875 per share of Preferred Stock.

US agency approves AT&T drone in Puerto Rico for cellular service

REUTERS: The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration on Friday said it had approved a request by AT&T Inc to use a new drone known as the Flying Cow or Cell on Wings to help restore cellular service in Puerto Rico in the wake of Hurricane Maria. The Pulse Vapor 55 drone functions like a cell tower in....

FAA approves AT&T drone in Puerto Rico for cellular service

(Reuters) - The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration on Friday said it had approved a request by AT&T Inc to use a new drone known as the Flying Cow or Cell on Wings to help restore cellular service in Puerto Rico in the wake of Hurricane Maria. The Pulse Vapor 55 drone functions like a cell tower....

FCC relaxes limits on owning newspapers, TV stations

By TALI ARBEL AP Technology Writer. NEW YORK (AP) - Federal regulators have weakened rules meant to support independent local media. Now, one company can own newspapers and broadcast stations in one market, undoing a ban in place since 1975. Thursday's decision by the Federal Communications....

5G network to generate $27 bn revenue potential for telcos by 2026: Report

is estimated to create a $27 billion worth revenue opportunity for operators by 2026, as per 5G Business Potential Report. Ericsson The largest opportunity will be seen in sectors like manufacturing, energy and utilities followed by public safety and health sectors.

Doubling up for image quality

A new Android smartphone developed by Motorola Mobility, a division of Lenovo, the Moto X4 has a long going it, not least the smarter and good quality camera. It looks sleek too, coming in a choice of Sterling Blue and Super Black. I tested the Super Black and loved the look of its curved corners and back cover.

New FCC Regulation Raises Concerns Over Spying TVs and Obsolescence

Photo: AP. Do you remember the big changeover to digital TV a few years ago that made traditional antennas obsolete? Well, the FCC approved a new technology on Thursday that could lead to a fresh round of obsolete devices and turn broadcast television into a data-collecting advertising machine.

The Telecommunications Industry in Nigeria 2016

LONDON Nov. 17, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The Telecommunications Industry in Nigeria Nigeria has the biggest mobile market in Africa with 153.3 million subscribers in September 2016 . National Bureau of Statistics show that the sector contributed 7.5% or approximately US$6,547.16m to the Nigerian economy in the third quarter of 2016.

The Telecommunications Industry in Nigeria 2016

LONDON, Nov. 17, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The Telecommunications Industry in Nigeria: Nigeria has the biggest mobile market in Africa with 153.3 million subscribers in September 2016. National Bureau of Statistics show that the sector contributed 7.5% or approximately US$6,547.16m to the Nigerian economy in the third quarter of 2016.

Intel moves into 5G wireless technology and a potential partnership with Apple

Intel’s 5G modem. Ryan Shrout Intel this week unveiled products in the The Intel XMM 8000-series of 5G-capable modems will bring the next generation of wireless connectivity to PCs, smartphones and infrastructure devices with a target consumer-product launch in mid-2019.

Azercell’s 4G services rapidly expanding over regions

Baku, Azerbaijan, Nov. 17. Trend: Azercell, the company presenting 4G services for the first time in the country and aiming to provide all regions in Azerbaijan with high quality mobile internet, has installed new 4G stations. In addition to Baku, Absheron peninsula and Ganja, Azercell subscribers....

Georgia to Transform Communications for Public Safety; Governor Deal Approves Buildout Plan for First Responder Network

AT&T, in a public-private partnership with FirstNet, will build, operate and maintain a highly secure wireless broadband communications network for Georgia's public safety community at no cost to the state. The FirstNet network will drive innovation and create a system of modernized devices, apps and tools for first responders.

Wireless Network Infrastructure Market (Macrocell RAN, Small Cells, C-RAN, RRH, DAS, Backhaul & Fronthaul) Worth $56 Billion by 2020 at ReportsnReports

The "Wireless Network Infrastructure Ecosystem: 2017 - 2030 - Macrocell RAN, Small Cells, C-RAN, RRH, DAS, Carrier Wi-Fi, Mobile Core, Backhaul & Fronthaul" report presents forecasts for wireless network infrastructure investments from 2017 till 2030 and cover 11 individual submarkets and 6 regions.

Intel unveils new commercial 5G modems as it 'engages' with Apple

By James Walker 32 mins ago in Technology Intel's unveiled a new range of commercial 5G modems to encourage the adoption of next-gen wireless technologies. Intel's also said to be collaborating with Apple on chips that could be installed in the next iPhone as its 5G strategy gets underway.

Dr Thomas Mensah To Receive D.sc Honoraris Ca...

The World famous inventor of Fiber Optics whose innovations moved Fiber Optics from the Laboratories at Corning Glass Works to the Manufacturing Scale in the USA will receive the Honorary Doctorate, (D.Sc Honoraris Causa) at the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, when he delivers....

Spirent Communications : Wins VoLTE Innovation of the Year Award

Singapore, November 17, 2017 - Spirent Communications plc (LSE:SPT), a global leader in mobile network, service, and device testing, is proud to announce its Umetrix Voice (Nomad) solution was voted VoLTE Innovation of the Year, a prestigious award presented at the recent Telecom Asia Reader's Choice & Innovation ceremony held in Singapore.

Nigerian telecoms market is expanding and hoped to account for a greater share of national GDP by 2025

NEW YORK Nov. 17, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Nigeria has one of the largest telecommunications markets in Africa , supported by the second largest economy on the continent after South Africa BuddeComm released a report on the state of the country's telecoms, mobile and broadband market to analyse the....

Wireless Backhaul Crawls Forward; Operators are Turning to Fiber

CAMPBELL, Calif. Nov. 17, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- After watching the small cell market for the past eight years, waiting for an upturn in wireless backhaul, Mobile Experts has released their 2017 report the shows why that growth is not happening in a significant way despite the uptick in outdoor small cell deployment.

Ericsson Demonstrates 5G Technology Live as a First in India

Aiming to bring the latest innovations and creating a 5G ecosystem in India, global communications technology leader Ericsson on Friday showcased the first-ever live 5G end-to-end demonstration in the country. The demonstration using Ericsson's 5G test bed and 5G New Radio (NR) delivered a throughput of 5.

Pro-Trader Daily: Corporate News Blog

Research Desk Line-up: EchoStar Post Earnings Coverage. LONDON, UK / ACCESSWIRE / November 17, 2017 / Pro-Trader Daily takes a look at the latest corporate events and news making the headlines for Akoustis Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: AKTS), following which we have published a free report that can be viewed by signing up at http://protraderdaily.

Akoustis Technologies Inc : Corporate News Blog

Research Desk Line-up: EchoStar Post Earnings Coverage. LONDON, UK / ACCESSWIRE / November 17, 2017 / Pro-Trader Daily takes a look at the latest corporate events and news making the headlines for Akoustis Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: AKTS ), following which we have published a free report that can be viewed by signing up at http://protraderdaily.

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 presentation of the TETRA system in the Skopje police department on Friday. "The Ministry of Interior has been involved in the development of the TETRA system since 2005.

5G to Generate USD 27 Billion Worth Revenue Opportunity for Indian Telecom Operators by 2026: Report

New Delhi, November 17: In a major boost to India’s telecom sector, 5G technology is expected to play a major role in digitalization of industries in the coming years. As per reports, the 5G revolution is believed to bring a new level of performance and characteristics to telecom networks in India.

So what does EE's 5G test really signal?

Mobile operator EE has proudly announced the success of a "breakthrough test" for 5G, but what do these tests signal for future 5G usage? BT's mobile arm, with the assistance of Huawei, recently managed an end-to-end connection with a stable speed of 2.8 Gigabits per second, and a latency below 5 milliseconds.

China Digital TV Holding Co. Ltd. ADR

. China Digital TV Holding Co., Ltd. engages in the provision of cloud-based application platforms and systems. Its products and solutions include smart wearable devices, secure max, business operation support system, screen cross multi-screen broadcasting, next generation broadcasting network,....

China Digital TV to Hold 2017 Annual General Meeting on December 29, 2017

("China Digital TV" or the "Company"), a leading provider of cloud platforms embedded with gaming and other applications to PRC digital television and telecommunication network operators, today announced that it will hold its annual general meeting (the "AGM") at 4/F Jingmeng High-Tech Building B, No.

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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...

Wireless Innovation Forum : Announces 2017 Wireless Innovation Achievement Award Winners

, a non-profit international industry association dedicated to driving the future of radio communications and systems worldwide, today announced the winners of ...

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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AT&T should thank the Trump administration

Although AT&T has vowed to fight the government’s soon-to-be-announced lawsuit, the company should take advantage of the government’s intervention to retreat. A...

Migrant Worker Children More Successful than Native Russians – OpEd

By Paul Goble Gastarbeiters in Russian cities from the former Soviet republics typically work at lower-paying and lower-status jobs than the Russians around the...

Russians Possess Less Than One Percent Of World’s Wealth – OpEd

By Paul Goble Last year, Credit Suisse reports, the total wealth of the people of the world increased 6.4 percent to 280 trillion US dollars. Of that, Russians ...

How the iPhone put the spotlight on sexual harassment

Someday, when the history of the smart phone is written, historians should give the devices credit for finally ending one of western civilization’s oldest tradi...

Light pollution increasing around globe

Earth is losing its darkness. A new study using satellite data finds that artificially lit surfaces around the world are spreading and growing brighter, produci...

The Latest: Search continuing for 3 sailors after Navy crash

FILE - In this March 14, 2017, file photo, a U.S. Navy C-2 Greyhound approaches the deck of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson during the annual ...

Ships, aircraft search Philippine Sea for 3 missing in crash

FILE - In this March 14, 2017, file photo, a U.S. Navy C-2 Greyhound approaches the deck of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson during the annual ...

Fund Raising Technical Advisor

Good Neighbors Cambodia (GNC) is the field country office of Good Neighbors International working in 37 countries in the world. GNC is implementing long-term de...

AP News in Brief at 11:04 p.m. EST

"This landmark verdict marks a significant moment for international justice and sends out a powerful message around the world that impunity cannot and will not ...

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...