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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.

So what does EE's 5G test really signal? Over-hyped tech inches a step closer... maybe 13 Comments 17 Nov 11:26

Brit 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.

Following Whitefish controversy, embattled Puerto Rico power authority director resigns

DC Productions/iStock/Thinkstock (SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico) — The embattled head of Puerto Rico’s power authority is stepping down, ABC News has confirmed. PREPA executive director Ricardo Ramos presented his letter of resignation to the agency’s governing board on Friday.

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.

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.

FAA Approves Drone As 'Cell Phone Tower In The Sky' For Puerto Rico

The FAA announced it has approved a drone that can function as a flying cell phone tower to help restore cellular service in Puerto Rico. The aircraft is called the Flying COW, for Cell on Wings. Developed by AT&T, it flies up to 200 feet above the ground, and can provide voice, data and Internet service for 40 square miles.

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....

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.

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.

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.

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....

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.

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.

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.

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.
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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...

Hacker Allegedly Infiltrates North Korean Radio Station, Plays 'The Final Countdown'

A famous hacker who goes by the name “The Jester” claims to have hijacked a North Korean radio station to play “The Final Countdown” by Swedish rock band Europe...

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This site contains links to specialized media information courtesy of NEXUS-International Broadcasting Association (NEXUS-IBA), a non profit org...

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...

Kremlin Won’t Make Concessions To Kazan On Language Issue – OpEd

By Paul Goble When Tatarstan President Rustam Minnikhanov said last week that education officials in Moscow were willing to allow for two hours a week of compul...

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By Paul Goble The Carriers Union says that Russian truckers will resume their strike in more than 50 federal subjects from December 15 to 25 to press their dema...

Russian fake news accounts bombarded UK with Brexit tweets

RT's TV audience in the UK is tiny — less than one per cent — but its real power lies on YouTube, where its output is enjoyed by some two million subscribers. V...

Singapore bags first win at international kettlebell lifting championship

SINGAPORE - A Singaporean triumphed at the 2017 World Championship of Kettlebell Lifting in his category, the first time someone from the Republic has won in th...

Jetex Flight Support Expanding Dubai Facility

Jetex Flight Support plans to expand its hangar at the Jetex FBO Terminal near Al Maktoum International Airport in Dubai South Aviation District, it said. The 2...

Mobile Simulation Center To Simulate Eye Procedures

UTC Aerospace Systems, a division of United Technologies Corp., has contributed $1 million to Orbis International to establish a Mobile Simulation Center for an...

China says will work with North Korea to boost ties as envoy visits

Song Tao, who heads the ruling Chinese Communist Party’s international department, is visiting Pyongyang to discuss the outcome of the recently concluded Commun...

USAID assistance helps almost 400 families in SKN

About 400 families in St. Kitts and Nevis were the beneficiaries of help provided by the US Government through its United States Agency for International Develo...

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...

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...

Christian TV producer challenging Sen. Ted Cruz in GOP primary

AUSTIN — Christian TV producer Bruce Jacobson announced Thursday that he's running against Texas Sen. Ted Cruz in the 2018 Republican primary. In a speech, Jaco...

Continue reading Christian TV producer from North Richland Hills will challenge Sen. Ted Cruz in the GOP primary

AUSTIN — Christian TV producer Bruce Jacobson announced Thursday that he's running against Texas Sen. Ted Cruz in the 2018 Republican primary. In a speech, he t...

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 U.S. Senate seat next year. Jacobson, executive producer of James ...

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...

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...

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 ne...

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 ...

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 wearabl...

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 telecommu...

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 d...

So what does EE's 5G test really signal? Over-hyped tech inches a step closer... maybe 13 Comments 17 Nov 11:26

Brit 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, ...

Following Whitefish controversy, embattled Puerto Rico power authority director resigns

DC Productions/iStock/Thinkstock (SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico) — The embattled head of Puerto Rico’s power authority is stepping down, ABC News has confirmed. PREPA e...

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 m...

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...

NPR changes leadership as harassment issues linger

NPR said Paul Haaga, retired chairman of the Capital Research and Management Co., will be its new board chairman. He's a former acting CEO of NPR and has been a...

KUFM 11-17

MONTANA PUBLIC RADIO THIS WEEK November 17-23, 2017 MTPR.ORG Online FM stations: 89.1 & 91.5 Missoula 89.5 Polson 89.9 Great Falls 90.1 & 91.7 Kalispell and Nor...

Land parcel fee proposed to fund water quality initiatives

A Vermont lawmaker is proposing a land parcel fee to supplement funding for water quality projects. Vermont Public Radio reports Democratic Natural Resources Ch...

Land parcel fee proposed to fund water quality initiatives

A Vermont lawmaker is proposing a land parcel fee to supplement funding for water quality projects. Vermont Public Radio reports Democratic Natural Resources Ch...

Land parcel fee proposed to fund water quality initiatives

A Vermont lawmaker is proposing a land parcel fee to supplement funding for water quality projects. Vermont Public Radio reports Democratic Natural Resources Ch...

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...

Radio Biafra removes Nnamdi Kanu as boss, name replacement

Pirate Radio has announced the sack of Nnamdi Kanu as its director. It all started on Sunday morning when again the radio hit the airwaves between 6am and 7am. ...