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OnePlus 5 Gets New Software Update to Fix '911 Reboot' Glitch

OnePlus has released a new software update to take care of a recent software glitch-- 911 reboot. While the issue was restricted to some parts of the world, the 32MB update has reached India as well. Earlier, a user had pointed out on a Reddit post that the OnePlus 5 handset would automatically....

Why your Wi-Fi feels so slow sometimes

By Brian Fung The Washington Post. Randall Munroe, creator of the popular webcomic XKCD, is just like the rest of us: He struggles with Internet reliability. In a new strip, Munroe explains how weird it is that to get faster downloads sometimes, he has to turn off his phone’s WiFi connection and....

Reliance Jio phone: Bharti Airtel, Vodafone, Idea eye unequal competition; major setback in store

By: | New Delhi | Published: July 24, 2017 6:24 AM Rishi Raj The Volte 4G feature phone launch by Reliance Jio Infocomm will place the incumbents like Bharti Airtel, Vodafone, and Idea Cellular at a great disadvantage in the fresh competition which has emerged in the telecom market.

LG Q8: NEW Q STYLE MULTIMEDIA POWERHOUSE IN A COMPACT PACKAGE

Capture Life in Striking Quality with the Industry's Best Visual and Audio Features in a Durable IP67 Device. SEOUL July 24, 2017 - LG Electronics (LG) today announced the arrival of the new Q8, LG's latest powerful, stylish and durable smartphone that inherits core features from LG's flagship....

A broadband router with mobile data backup

The 6350-SR LTE has four LAN ports and a WAN port on the back On the right-hand side are two WiFi antennas for running a home 802.11n network for your wireless gadgets. On the left are two antennas for connecting to a 3G/4G mobile network, which is your fallback if the WAN port's broadband link drops out.

Hands on: Accelerated 6350-SR LTE failover broadband router

The 6350-SR LTE has four LAN ports and a WAN port on the back On the right-hand side are two WiFi antennas for running a home 802.11n network for your wireless gadgets. On the left are two antennas for connecting to a 3G/4G mobile network, which is your fallback if the WAN port's broadband link drops out.

Hands on: Accelerated 6350-SR LTE failover broadband router

The 6350-SR LTE has four LAN ports and a WAN port on the back On the right-hand side are two WiFi antennas for running a home 802.11n network for your wireless gadgets. On the left are two antennas for connecting to a 3G/4G mobile network, which is your fallback if the WAN port's broadband link drops out.

Hands on: Accelerated 6350-SR LTE failover broadband router

The 6350-SR LTE has four LAN ports and a WAN port on the back On the right-hand side are two WiFi antennas for running a home 802.11n network for your wireless gadgets. On the left are two antennas for connecting to a 3G/4G mobile network, which is your fallback if the WAN port's broadband link drops out.

Why your wi-fi feels so slow sometimes

To get faster downloads, do you ever have to turn off your phone's wi-fi connection and switch over to your cellphone carrier's mobile data instead. That might sound counterintuitive. After all, wi-fi connects you to your home internet - which you'd think would be plenty fast.

VIVA reports KD 19.5 m net profit

KUWAIT: VIVA, Kuwait’s fastest-growing and most developed telecom operator, announced the financial results for the six-month period ended 30 June 2017; whereby VIVA’s net profit grew to reach KD19.5 million recording a growth of 1 percent compared to the same period in 2016; whereas the revenues....

Reliance Jio Feature Phone to Be Powered by Qualcomm 205 SoC: Reports

Reliance Industries Managing director and Chairman Mukesh Ambani has recently unveiled JioPhone, or “India ka cell phone”. The reports disclosed that the handset will be powered by Qualcomm 205 SoC. On the twitter handle, the chipmaker stated that the handset will be powered by Qualcomm 205 Mobile processor.

Vodacom : 9Mobile Proves Attractive to BUA, Virgin, Vodacom, Others

Emma Okonji BUA Group Virgin Mobile from the United Kingdom and Vodacom of South Africa and other investors have expressed interest in acquiring 9Mobile, Nigeria’s fourth largest telecoms company, THISDAY has gathered. The telecoms company, which recently unveiled its new logo and brand identity as....

5G set to revolutionize tech industry

With an aim to start services by 2020 when the Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics will be held development of a new communication method called the fifth-generation mobile communication technology (5G) is picking up speed. With technology that provides a 100-times-faster communication speed than the....

A flourishing ICT sector

– driven by an innovative public/private partnership to reach all Guyanese. By Ravena Gildharie FROM Matarkai in the North West District to Aishalton in the South Rupununi, Guyana is currently a hive of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) transformation, led by a revolutionary partnership between the public and private sectors.

9Mobile Proves Attractive to BUA, Virgin, Vodacom, Others

Emma Okonji. BUA Group, Virgin Mobile from the United Kingdom and Vodacom of South Africa and other investors have expressed interest in acquiring 9Mobile, Nigeria’s fourth largest telecoms company, THISDAY has gathered. The telecoms company, which recently unveiled its new logo and brand identity....

Cable & Wireless testing 5G mobile speeds

Cable & Wireless Communications (CWC), operator of the Flow brand, started testing a fifth-generation or 5G mobile Internet network this month with the goal of a future roll-out across the region. The tests occurred in Antigua & Barbuda but the telecom's executives remain mum on any plans to test in....

After Douala and Yaoundé, Vodafone Cameroon Wants to Extend its Network to All 10 Regions of The Country

(Business in Cameroon) – Vodafone Cameroon has just signed a network sharing agreement with Cameroon Telecommunications (CAMTEL), the national telecoms operator in the country. This agreement, we learned officially, will allow Vodafone to extend its services to all 10 regions in Cameroon.

Speednet and PUC Rumble Again

Thursday, 20 July 2017. 0 Comments Speednet Communications Ltd., the parent company of SMART has taken the Public Utilities Commission (PUC) to Court over its attempt to charge the company more than $1 million in spectrum frees (fees for the use of a portion of the radio frequency spectrum).

JioPhone to Be Powered by Qualcomm 205 SoC: All You Need to Know

The new JioPhone, or "India ka smartphone" as dubbed by RIL Chairman Mukesh Ambani, will be powered by Qualcomm 205 SoC. The chipmaker has confirmed the partnership through its official Twitter handle. Qualcomm had recently announced its 205 Mobile Platform, in March this year, to bring 4G LTE....

Warsan Village residents fume over lack of internet

Dubai: For residents of a new community, Warsan Village, which is located on the outskirts of the city, there is power, water but surprisingly, no internet connection. With no sign of whether the area will be covered by etisalat or du, residents have resorted to installing satellite dishes to operate their TVs.

Sooke rejects proposed cellphone tower

Sooke council has rejected a 45-metre cellphone tower that would have expanded coverage of a new wireless carrier in the area. “There were concerns raised by neighbours that they asked be addressed,” said Mayor Maja Tait, who voted against the tower at 5154 Sooke Rd. at last week’s council meeting.

Exams 2017: Luxembourg's top two high school students share their study secrets

In every course, in every examination, in every subject, whether it's maths or Latin, whether it's oral or written, 19-year-old Jean-Marc Heinricy from the "Athénée de Luxembourg" and Tim Seuré, 20, from the "Lycée Technique d'Esch- Sur-Alzette "(LTE) had the best marks in the 2017 final exams.

‘Onagoruwa had stroke, never fully recovered till he died today’

Lagos – A former National President of the Nigerian Bar Association, Dr Olisa Agbakoba (SAN) and human rights lawyer, Mr Femi Falana, on Friday expressed grief over the death of a one-time Justice Minister, Dr Olu Onagoruwa, describing him as a liberal lawyer and a fighter. Lte Onagoruwa.

Global Cloud Gaming Strategic Business Report 2016-2024

The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada Japan Europe Asia-Pacific , and Rest of World. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2016 through 2024. Also, a five-year historic analysis is provided for these markets. Market data and analytics are derived from primary and secondary research.

Global Cloud Gaming Strategic Business Report 2016-2024

Canada Japan Europe Asia-Pacific , and Rest of World. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2016 through 2024. Also, a five-year historic analysis is provided for these markets. Market data and analytics are derived from primary and secondary research. This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Cloud Gaming in US$ Million.

Intel is upset that Qualcomm is treating it like Intel treated AMD for years and years Chipzilla takes number, joins queue to kick Snapdragon biz in the ball arrays 21 Jul 21:55

Intel has backed Apple in the iGiant's almighty scrap with Qualcomm – which is trying to ban sales of iPhones and iPads in America. In a missive to the US international trade watchdog, the ITC , Chipzilla roundly condemned Qualcomm: the x86 processor giant claimed Qualy's attempts to halt imports of....

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Jonglei government-owned radio off-air, citizens rely on independent media outlets

The Jonglei state government-owned Jonglei Public Radio has been off-air since the outbreak of civil war in 2013 and may remain so, allegedly due to lack of off...

Easy like Sunday morning

1. 90 years ago on July 23, 1927, the Bombay Presidency Radio Club started broadcasting over Indian airwaves. This was the start of radio in India. It was later...

South Sudan blocks access to independent websites

The South Sudanese government has blocked access to the websites of Dutch-backed Radio Tamazuj, as well as the popular news blogs Nyamilepedia and Paanluel Wel....

South Sudan blocks access to independent websites

The South Sudanese government has blocked access to the websites of Dutch-backed Radio Tamazuj, as well as the popular news blogs Nyamilepedia and Paanluel Wel....

All India Radio Earns Rs 10 Crore From PM's 'Mann Ki Baat'

New Delhi : Prime Minister Narendra Modi's monthly radio address 'Mann Ki Baat' has generated a revenue of about Rs 10 crore for the All India Radio (AIR) in th...

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

Moscow To Go After All Faiths Russian Orthodox Church Doesn’t Like? – OpEd

By Paul Goble A Duma roundtable this week shows that deputies are preparing to further gut the 1997 Russian Freedom of Conscience Law and bring the power of the...

How Kiev Takes Kurt Volker for an Idiot

by Scott Humor. Regardless of what the US’s new envoy to Ukraine, Kurt Volker, thinks of himself, he arrived to Ukraine to buy a Brooklyn Bridge, whether he wan...

Kyrgyzstan: Fight Over Alphabets Heating Up – OpEd

By Paul Goble Kyrgyzstan has become the latest post-Soviet country where a struggle has broken out between those who want to shift from the Cyrillic to the Lati...

Russians Less Attached To Ideology Than Many Assume – OpEd

By Paul Goble Analysts of all political persuasions tend to assume that this or that group of the population is deeply attached to a particular ideology and tha...

The Latest: Sessions' El Salvador trip focuses on MS-13 gang

U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions is on a mission to El Salvador that aims to strengthen international cooperation in the fight against the street gang MS-13....

Demographic Dividend: Skilled youth holds the key to reaping benefits

Bangladesh would be able to reap the full benefits of demographic dividend when it equips the large young population with technical education and skill, said pa...

Social Business Day conference cancelled

A conference, which was supposed to be organised by Yunus Centre today, was cancelled as police said they would not be able to provide security for the event. A...

Siddiqur flown to Chennai

Titumir college student Siddiqur Rahman, whose eyes were damaged in “police action” during a demonstration at Shahbagh on July 20, was taken to India for better...

Mehedi's time to learn

Mehedi Hasan had a spectacular arrival to international cricket as he took nineteen wickets during his debut Test series against England at home last year. But ...

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...

What Trump Owes America's Christian Fascists

Donald Trump’s ideological vacuum, the more he is isolated and attacked, is being filled by the Christian right. This Christianized fascism, with its network of...

Trump and the Christian Fascists

Donald Trump's ideological vacuum, the more he is isolated and attacked, is being filled by the Christian right. This Christianized fascism, with its network of...

Trump and the Christian Fascists

Donald Trump’s ideological vacuum, the more he is isolated and attacked, is being filled by the Christian right. This Christianized fascism, with its network of...

How Evangelicals Are Influencing President Trump

Trump’s White House Has Evangelicals ‘On Speed Dial,’ Says Activist Who Prayed Over President. Evangelical Christians have unprecedented access to President Do...

Spicer Finally Takes On-Camera Questions — From Christian Broadcasting Network

The White House has not held an on-camera daily press briefing since June 29, and Sarah Sanders, the deputy press secretary, is scheduled to again take question...

Vatican turns off fountains amid drought in Rome

The Vatican has switched off its fountains amid a growing water shortage in Rome and surrounding areas which had just 26 days of rain this year, Vatican Radio r...

DRC: Kivu residents protest abduction of priests with silence (Radio Vatican 07/25/17 )

Residents of North Kivu in the Democratic Republic of Congo have staged a week-long silent protest intended to send a message to the kidnappers of two Catholic ...

St. Peterâ s Square fountains being shut off due to drought

Vatican City • The Vatican says it is shutting off all its fountains, including those in St. Peter's Square, because of Italy's drought. Vatican Radio on Monday...

St Peter’s Square fountains shut due to drought

Vatican City: The Vatican says it is shutting off all its fountains, including those in St Peter’s Square, because of Italy’s drought. Vatican Radio on Monday s...

Vatican shuts down fountains amid Italy drought, in line with Pope Francis' environment teachings

Amid a prolonged drought across many parts of Italy, the Vatican is shutting off its famous fountains in a move described by officials as being in line with Pop...

Christian TV to Sean Spicer: People are wondering how to pray for you

Spicer appeared via a video feed standing under the hot morning sun in the White House courtyard, where he fielded friendly questions about health care, the Rus...

Controversial Moroccan Christian Preacher Challenges Salafi Scholar to Debate

Rabat – The controversial Moroccan Christian preacher Brother Rachid has challenged Moroccan Salafi scholar Mohamed El Fizazi to debate Islam and Christianity. ...

This apocalyptic Korean Christian group goes by different names. Critics say it's just a cult.

A visit with Chairman Lee. The members of Shinchonji call him “Chairman Lee,” or just “the chairman.” In church literature, he is also variously identified as “...

Christian Television Network host to bring talents to stage at Dulcet

Derrick Williams, host of the Christian Television Network's The Gospel Voice , brings something new to New Port Richey this month. Beginning July 23, the vocal...

Christian TV In Russia Bribes LGBT To Leave The Country

Christian TV In Russia Offers To Pay LGBT To Leave The Country For Good. Russia’s religious TV channel is offering to send LGBT Russians abroad for good, so th...

SIRIUS XM HOLDINGS INC. : Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Regulation FD Disclosure, Financial Statements and Exhibits (form 8-K)

Item 2.02 Results of Operations and Financial Condition. On July 27, 2017 , we reported our financial and operating results for the three and six months ended J...

AiNET brings dark fiber to Prince George's County Public Safety Communications Radio Network

WASHINGTON, July 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- AiNET has been awarded a contract by Prince George's County to run dark fiber to the County Public Safety Communicatio...

AiNET brings dark fiber to Prince George's County Public Safety Communications Radio Network

WASHINGTON July 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- AiNET has been awarded a contract by Prince George's County to run dark fiber to the County Public Safety Communication...

Charlize Theron admits to taking drugs in her 20s

Charlize Theron has admitted to taking drugs in her twenties. Although the 41-year-old actress now leads a quiet life with her son Jackson and daughter August, ...

Charlize Theron admits to taking drugs in her 20s

Charlize Theron has admitted to taking drugs in her twenties. Although the 41-year-old actress now leads a quiet life with her son Jackson and daughter August, ...

Christmas in July? C Spire schedules "customer appreciation days" on July 28-29

RIDGELAND, Miss. July 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- C Spire is pulling out all the stops and throwing a huge celebration at all its retail stores this week featuring...

Christmas in July? C Spire schedules "customer appreciation days" on July 28-29

RIDGELAND, Miss., July 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- C Spire is pulling out all the stops and throwing a huge celebration at all its retail stores this week featurin...

TECHNICOLOR: FIRST HALF 2017 RESULTS

     The level of activity in VFX for film and TV was sustained with the teams working on more than 25 Film projects, including Warner Bros. Wonder Woman a...

Airtel Digital TV sub base expands, even as ARPUs dip

MUMBAI: Q1 2018 ended 30 June 2017 has been a bit of a mixed bag for the Sunil Mittal headed Bharati Airtel’s DTH biz – Airtel Digital TV. Its subscriber base e...

26th July 2017

By Zika Bobby. Managing Director, MultiChoice Nigeria, John Ugbe, has said that the company is happy with subscribers’ excitement in the ongoing WOW reward prom...

A flaw in wireless networks lets hackers pretend to be you

They're coming from your own phone number. Consider how unique your phone number is to your identity. It's tied to a majority of your online accounts for bankin...

How Microsoft wants to bring broadband to rural Americans

Old, unused TV signals could soon become the rural broadband of the future — but the TV stations of today have some qualms about the idea. People have been maki...

Why Verizon Communications Inc. Stock Jumped Today

Shares of Verizon Communications (NYSE: VZ) popped on Thursday morning, trading 6.5% higher as of 11:15 a.m. EDT. The fuel for this fire came from Verizon's sec...

Comcast offers wireless service in Middle Tennessee

Comcast is offering wireless service in Middle Tennessee through its retail locations. Xfinity Mobile will rely on Comcast’s 4G LTE network and 200,000 Wi-Fi ho...

Airtel, Vodafone, Idea, BSNL have more reasons to be afraid of Reliance Jio: Here's why

Reliance Jio's unparalleled contributions to the Indian telecom industry from a consumer perspective have made mobile internet a necessity than a luxury. By off...

This National Guard Jet Is A Fueling Station In The Sky

The 126th Air Refueling Wing has eight KC-135 Stratotankers. The planes can carry 33,000 gallons of fuel. (Maria Altman/St. Louis Public Radio) Scott Air Force ...

Government open to cooperation with president

The government is open to cooperating with president Andrzej Duda on the judiciary reform, but its goals are on the matter are "clearly set", cabinet spokespers...

Slaughterhouse to pay $1,250 for failing to stun animals

A Vermont slaughterhouse that officials say failed to properly stun animals before slaughter has agreed to pay the state more than $1,000. Vermont Public Radio ...

Slaughterhouse to pay $1,250 for failing to stun animals

A Vermont slaughterhouse that officials say failed to properly stun animals before slaughter has agreed to pay the state more than $1,000. Vermont Public Radio ...

Slaughterhouse to pay $1,250 for failing to stun animals

A Vermont slaughterhouse that officials say failed to properly stun animals before slaughter has agreed to pay the state more than $1,000. Vermont Public Radio ...

Thor’s Tessa Thompson on Why Her Action Hero Icon is Terminator’s Sarah Connor

never expected to be at San Diego Comic-Con . The actor, who is known for her roles as a college radio DJ challenging her classmates on issues of race in Dear W...

The Psychedelic Furs are back by popular demand

Updated 10 minutes ago. Their songs were college radio staples in the early '80s — “The Ghost in You,” “Heartbreak Beats,” “All That Money Wants,” “House,” “Lov...

Jeff Moehlis: Break On Through with Robby Krieger from The Doors

There was a guy, Bob Brinkmeyer or something like that, and he ran the radio show out at the college. So we did a lot of shows with him, you know, just on the c...

Chattanooga radio reporter fired, blames lawmakers updated

Jacqui Helbert claims she was holding this mic and wearing these headphones when she went with students to meet lawmakers. (Image: WTVC) CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. — A...

Chattanooga radio reporter fired, blames lawmakers updated

Jacqui Helbert claims she was holding this mic and wearing these headphones when she went with students to meet lawmakers. (Image: WTVC) CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. — A...

Pirates of the airwaves want youth to tune in

The story of pirate radio has been told by Hollywood but a new event wants to let younger people know that listening to the music you love was once not as easy ...

Pirates of the airwaves want youth to tune in

The story of pirate radio has been told by Hollywood but a new event wants to let younger people know that listening to the music you love was once not as easy ...

Kurupt FM announce London Roundhouse takeover

pirate radio heroes Kurupt FM have announced details of a takeover. London Roundhouse They will bring The Lost Tapes Tour to the venue on Tuesday October 10. Th...

Pastor la vista, baby! FCC enforcers shut down church pirate radio Forget about the internet: FM is where the real action is 71 Comments 14 Jul 21:50

Pastor la vista, baby! FCC enforcers shut down church pirate radio Forget about the internet: FM is where the real action is. Open up! It's the FCC! The words ...

Heritage railway stations tuning into the 1960s

A HERITAGE railway will be hosting a special tribute to pirate radio during its festival celebrating the 1960s. An exhibition dedicated to the history of offsho...