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Evidence of stingrays found in Washington, DC, Homeland Security says

The Department of Homeland Security has found evidence that foreign spies are using fake mobile base stations, commonly known as stingrays, to gather information in Washington, DC. In a letter to US Sen. Ron Wyden (D-Oregon), DHS official Christopher Krebs acknowledged that the DHS National....

B.C. residents to receive mobile emergency alerts starting April 6

British Columbians with an LTE signal will begin to receive emergency alerts via their cellphones beginning April 6. The emergency alerts may look like text messages, but will sound like anything but. Instead, they will be accompanied by a jarring alarm and will use radio-type technology to only send alerts to a specified area.

B.C. residents to receive mobile emergency alerts starting April 6

British Columbians with an LTE signal will begin to receive emergency alerts via their cellphones beginning April 6. The emergency alerts may look like text messages, but will sound like anything but. Instead, they will be accompanied by a jarring alarm and will use radio-type technology to only send alerts to a specified area.

OTA Testing Market Worth 1.77 Billion USD by 2023

The report OTA Testing Market by Offering (Hardware, and Services), Technology (5G, LTE, UMTS, GSM, and CDMA), APPLICations (Telecommunication & Consumer Devices, AUTOMOTIVE, SMART CITY, Industrial), and Geography - Global Forecast to 2023 , published by MarketsandMarkets™, the market is expected to grow from USD 1.

OTA Testing Market Worth 1.77 Billion USD by 2023

PUNE, India, April 3, 2018 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- PUNE, India, April 3, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The report OTA Testing Market by Offering (Hardware, and Services), Technology (5G, LTE, UMTS, GSM, and CDMA), APPLICations (Telecommunication & Consumer Devices, AUTOMOTIVE, SMART CITY, Industrial), and....

Chevrolet Tahoe Custom Gets Sinister With Midnight Edition Pack

2018 Chevrolet Tahoe Custom Midnight Edition The two-row SUV is the latest Chevrolet model to get the blacked-out Midnight treatment. Midnight Edition brush has now painted the Tahoe Custom. Starting this spring, the Tahoe Custom Midnight Edition will be offered at dealers for customers who want a....

Global Macrocell Baseband Unit Market Report 2018: 2017 Shipments & Forecasts to 2022

DUBLIN April 3, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Global Macrocell Baseband Unit Market Analysis and Forecast, 2018-2022, 14th Edition" report from EJL Wireless Research has been added to This report provides a comprehensive analysis for the global digital baseband unit (BBU) market.

VIVA and Careem Sign Strategic Partnership with Exclusive Offers

Kuwait: VIVA, Kuwait's fastest-growing and most developed telecom operator, and Careem the region’s leading ride-hailing company and only Middle East tech unicorn, signed a strategic partnership agreement that offers exclusive discounts and promotions to VIVA customers in Kuwait, allowing them to use the ride hailing app at preferential rates.

ROK Mobile Launches Customer-Focused Online Strategy

LOS ANGELES , and NEW YORK April 3, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- ROK Mobile has launched a new strategy designed to meet customer needs in an undeniably mobile world. The company unveiled an aggressive new online pricing model that also offers important life services, providing customers with additional savings and peace of mind for their families.

Innovative Sonic Joins Via Licensing's LTE Patent Pool

SAN FRANCISCO, April 03, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Via Licensing Corporation today announced that Innovative Sonic has joined an extensive pool of companies as the newest licensor in Via’s industry-leading LTE (Long Term Evolution) wireless licensing program.

Tower One Wireless Acquires Mexico Tower Company With AT&T Master Lease Agreement

) (Frankfurt:1P3N) ("Tower One" or the "Company") TOWTF announces it has signed a definitive agreement further to the previously announced letter of intent (the "LOI") to acquire a Mexican-based private tower company. The Mexican-based tower company, which owns, builds and leases cellular towers to....

Instagram drops its Apple Watch app Apr 03, 2018 17:52 IST

Joining the expanding list of high-profile applications who have ditched the Apple Watch, Instagram on Tuesday became the latest platform to pull its app from the WatchOS. Several other apps that have been dropped from the WatchOS include eBay, Amazon, Google Maps and Twitter.

ROK Mobile Launches Customer-Focused Online Strategy

LOS ANGELES, and NEW YORK, April 3, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- ROK Mobile has launched a new strategy designed to meet customer needs in an undeniably mobile world. The company unveiled an aggressive new online pricing model that also offers important life services, providing customers with additional savings and peace of mind for their families.

Azercell starts Summer Internship Program

Baku, Azerbaijan, April 3. Trend: Azercell Telecom, the leading mobile operator of telecoms market in Azerbaijan, always attaching great importance to the development of young generation in the country, is pleased to announce next Summer Internship Program for students.

Participants of “AppLab” program listen to young developer’s success story

Baku, Azerbaijan, April 3. Trend: Bakcell, the First Mobile Operator and Leading Mobile Internet Provider of Azerbaijan has organized a meeting between the participants of its innovative “AppLab” development and incubation program and Toghrul Samad - one of the most successful young developers and startup owners of the country.

Azercell starts Summer Internship Program

Azercell Telecom, the leading mobile operator of telecoms market in Azerbaijan, always attaching great importance to the development of young generation in the country, is pleased to announce next Summer Internship Program for students. Starting from April 2, third-and fourth-year undergraduate and....

Canada's national public alert system: How it will work

A woman looks at a Google Pixel 2 phone at a Google event at the SFJAZZ Center in San Francisco, October 4, 2017. Canada's wireless providers are preparing for a looming update to the National Public Alerting System that will force smartphones to sound an ominous alarm when an emergency alert is triggered.

The dangers of a watered-down National Broadband Plan

A rainbow at at the Gap of Dunloe, Co Kerry. Image: Tony Brindley/Shutterstock Fibre will need to remain at the heart of any National Broadband Plan so it can be future-proofed for generations to come, argues John Kennedy. It has been six years since the National Broadband Plan (NBP) was first....

RADCOM to Publish Q1-18 Results on Tuesday, May 22, 2018

TEL AVIV, Israel April 3, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- RADCOM Ltd. (NASDAQ: RDCM), today announced that it will report its financial results for the first quarter ending March 31, 2018 , on Tuesday, May 22, 2018 , before the opening of trade on the Nasdaq Stock Market.

Switch on Roaming with du and Enjoy Spring Break to the Max

DUBAI, UAE: du customers planning to travel this Spring Break can relax and stay connected whilst on the go with du ’s New Data Roaming Bundles, available for both indivi du al and business customers. du customers who purchase a weekly roaming plan for just AED 200 will receive 2.

Global connected cars market can see shipments increase to up to 125 million by 2022: Report

market is expected to grow 270 percent by 2022 with more than 125 million connected passenger cars with embedded connectivity to be shipped during 2018-2022, a new report said on 3 April. According to Counterpoint Research's Internet of Things Tracker service, General Motors, BMW, and Mercedes....

Fleet Complete and General Motors Bring Scalable IoT Solutions to Commercial Fleets and Small Businesses With OnStar

TORONTO, April 3, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- A collaboration to benefit fleets in cost reduction, higher safety and efficiency Fleet Complete announced today that they will work with General Motors to accelerate the delivery of IoT-enabled services on OnStar-equipped 15 MY and newer Chevrolet, Buick, GMC and Cadillac vehicles in the U.

Fleet Complete : and General Motors Bring Scalable IoT Solutions to Commercial Fleets and Small Businesses with OnStar

A collaboration to benefit fleets in cost reduction, higher safety and efficiency. TORONTO April 3, 2018 /PRNewswire/ - Fleet Complete announced today that they will work with General Motors to accelerate the delivery of IoT-enabled services on OnStar-equipped 15 MY and newer Chevrolet, Buick , GMC and Cadillac vehicles in the U.

Fleet Complete and General Motors Bring Scalable IoT Solutions to Commercial Fleets and Small Businesses With OnStar

Fleet Complete's world-class CONNVEX platform, combined with OnStar connectivity, can help fleets of any size reduce expenses and downtime, improve driver behavior, and promote operational efficiency. Additional customer-centric benefits will include: "Connectivity is the future, and fleets of all....

Instagram drops its Apple Watch app

Joining the expanding list of high-profile applications who have ditched the Apple Watch, Instagram on Tuesday became the latest platform to pull its app from the WatchOS. Several other apps that have been dropped from the WatchOS include eBay, Maps and Twitter.

The U.S., China and Others Race to Develop 5G Mobile Networks

Roughly every decade over the past 30 years, a new global mobile communications network has emerged to replace a previous generation. The first generation of mobile networks that debuted in the 1980s had the capacity to carry voice phone calls only, while their second-generation successors in the....

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A Candy From Mars and America's Sweetness

In the early 1980s, my family would gather at night around our battery-powered shortwave radio, listening to Voice of America. Back then I knew the broadcast on...

Caister calling... Radio hams enjoy International Marconi day

The Norfolk Amateur Radio Club held the International Marconi Day event on Saturday and saw 116 other radio amateurs in 23 countries contacted. Notable contacts...

Caister calling... Radio hams enjoy International Marconi day

The Norfolk Amateur Radio Club held the International Marconi Day event on Saturday and saw 116 other radio amateurs in 23 countries contacted. Notable contacts...

thewharf Violinist Philippa Mo brings classical music to Bermondsey’s Shortwave Cafe Philippa Mo’s six-year-old self was initially drawn to the violin for its shape, not its sound....

But a biscuit factory in Bermondsey might be Philippa’s favourite stage yet. The 42-year-old has curated a series of six classical concerts at the building’s Sh...

Remote Sensing, Vol. 10, Pages 596: Feasibility of Estimating Cloudy-Sky Surface Longwave Net Radiation Using Satellite-Derived Surface Shortwave Net Radiation

Abstract Surface longwave net radiation (LWNR) is a vital component in the surface radiation budget. Major progress has been made in the estimations of clear-sk...

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New advertising levy on TV channels urged to fund Irish content

and TG4 , “to be acceptable on competition and fairness grounds”. Those broadcasters could then apply to the BAI to use the funds generated by the levy to make ...

New levy on ‘opt-out’ television channels urged for funding of Irish content

The broadcasting regulator should place a levy on television channels that sell advertising in the Irish market and then use the sums raised to fund Irish conte...

Strategic Cooperation Between BlueFocus IFEC and Global Broadcasting Media Group Enriches Audiovisual Content for Passengers and Creates Channels for Cultural Export

GUANGZHOU, China, April 20, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- On April 20 [th] , BlueFocus IFEC Technology Co., Ltd ('BlueFocus IFEC') signed a strategic cooperation agreeme...

Strategic Cooperation Between BlueFocus IFEC and Global Broadcasting Media Group Enriches Audiovisual Content for Passengers and Creates Channels for Cultural Export

GUANGZHOU, China April 20, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- On April 20 th , BlueFocus IFEC Technology Co., Ltd ('BlueFocus IFEC') signed a strategic cooperation agreement ...

Women listed as inventors in third of global patent filings: UN

The UN on Thursday hailed a significant increase in women listed as inventors in global patent filings over the past decade, but warned a pronounced gender gap ...

Wellington school to completely drop NCEA in favour of Cambridge exams

A private girls' school says it's the first in Wellington to drop NCEA assessments altogether in favour of another system. Principal of Chilton Saint James Scho...

Nationwide raids round up illegal foreigners

Pol Maj Gen Surachet Hakpal, deputy commissioner of tourist police, oversees the interrogation of foreign suspects at a hotel in Bangkok, one of 118 locations r...

Arthur eager for Pakistan to resume full home cricket schedule

Nine years on from the armed attack on the Sri Lanka team bus in Lahore, Pakistan coach Mickey Arthur says he hopes "we're really close" to the world's leading ...

MIL-OSI USA: International Intellectual Property Day

Source: US International Trade Administration. This post contains external links. Please review our external linking policy. By Stevan Mitchell, Director, Offic...

LETTERS: Real radio treat

There is a treat in store this coming Easter weekend for fans of radio as it should be in the UK. Radio Caroline North once again team up with Manx Radio, using...

Radio station Northsound to switch off analogue service

Originally Northsound, like other local radio stations, broadcast on both FM and medium wave - but in the 1990s it started to provide distinct services on each ...

Retune your radio to receive BBC Radio Lancashire

BBC Radio Lancashire will no longer broadcast programmes on 1557 kHz medium wave from January 15. Listeners who live around Lancaster, Morecambe and Arnside, an...

Pioneer pirate radio ship is live on Friday

RADIO Caroline makes a triumphant return to the airwaves this week with the blessing of the authorities which once banned it. On Friday, the pirate music statio...

Legendary station Radio Caroline returns to the airwaves

A legendary pirate radio station is back - and you can listen to it right now. Legendary Radio Caroline, founded in 1964, has finally made its return. It broadc...

A Christian Awakening?

Last week at Wheaton College, an evangelical school in Illinois, evangelicals met to discuss the events of our time and the future of the church. The only thing...

Church and State Church of The Donald Never mind Fox. Trump’s most reliable media mouthpiece is now Christian TV. By Ruth Graham

HENDERSONVILLE, Tenn. The Music City campus of the Trinity Broadcasting Network is about a half-hour drive from Music City itself, in a placid Nashville suburb ...

Unholy Matrimony: Trump and the Televangelists

It's no secret that coastal American media despises current US President Donald Trump. What is less understood is how that loathing only appears to fan the flam...

Unholy Matrimony: Trump and the Televangelists

It's no secret that coastal American media despises current US President Donald Trump. What is less understood is how that loathing only appears to fan the flam...

Singer Princess Farida back with a new song

This was the second time Farida was touring the US. Her first time was in 2014, when she got an invitation from the popular American CBN (Christian Broadcasting...

All media houses adhere to the same laws, there are no sacre...

A few months ago, a local Christian radio station, Amazing Grace, aired a controversial sermon that attracted a flurry of condemnations, especially among women....

African press review 25 April 2018

Will today's strike by the South African Federation of Trade Unions (Saftu) bring the nation to a standstill? The Israeli government scraps plans to forcibly de...

Amazing Grace radio station loses licence

Rwanda Utilities Regulatory Authority (RURA) on Tuesday revoked the broadcasting licence of Amazing Grace Christian Radio. The revocation, according to RURA Spo...

Rwanda shuts radio station for airing hateful sermon against women

Rwanda Utilities Regulatory Authority on Tuesday announced the revocation of the broadcasting license of a local radio station after airing a sermon that was pe...

Rwanda revokes the licence for Christian radio accused of hate

Amazing Grace FM Head Office in Kigali. Rwanda's communication regulator has revoked the broadcasting licence of the Christian radio station for breaching broad...

Political Cornflakes: Forget Fox News. Christian TV is becoming the go-to Trump fawning network

FILE - In this Jan. 31, 2016, photo, former Republican presidential candidate and former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee speaks at Inspired Grounds Cafe in West Des...

Church and State

The Friday Cover is POLITICO Magazine's email of the week's best, delivered to your inbox every Friday morning. By signing up you agree to receive email newsle...

PRIEST QUESTIONS FIJI’S NEW CHRISTIAN TV STATION

. SUVA, Fiji Islands (January 31, 2002 – Radio Australia)---Fiji’s first 24-hour Christian television station has begun broadcasting, amid concerns over the typ...

'Make America Christian Again': How religious nationalism explains the rise of Donald Trump

Christian nationalism has played a central role in the popular rise of Donald Trump and will continue to do so, according to a new report by three US sociologis...

Christian TV producers Mark Burnett, Roma Downey look to God as son Cameron struggles with unknown health condition

. Current: Christian TV producers Mark Burnett, Roma Downey look to God as son Cameron struggles with unknown health condition. Christian TV producers Mark Bu...

Comedian Tom Papa returning to CityStage

With more than 20 years as a stand-up comedian, Papa is one of the top comedic voices in the country finding success in film, television, radio and podcasts, as...

Stuart Matchett, played a pivotal role in public broadcasting

Chances are if you were a young person listening to ABC youth radio from the mid-1970s onwards a few distinctive voices would have stood out. And from the 1980s...

Stuart Matchett, played a pivotal role in public broadcasting

Chances are if you were a young person listening to ABC youth radio from the mid-1970s onwards a few distinctive voices would have stood out. And from the 1980s...

Stuart Matchett, played a pivotal role in public broadcasting

Chances are if you were a young person listening to ABC youth radio from the mid-1970s onwards a few distinctive voices would have stood out. And from the 1980s...

Southington police upgrade from analog to digital radios

SOUTHINGTON — A recent switch from analog to digital radio communications is the final piece of a $2 million upgrade designed to give the police department bett...

StarTimes Ghana Presents Real LED TV, 20 Deco...

StarTimes Ghana have presented a jumbo Real LED TV and 20 decoders to the Sports Writers Association of Ghana [SWAG] as their contribution in sponsoring the 43r...

More Ghanaians Prefer Flat Screen TV Now

A Satellite Monitor Study has revealed that more Ghanaians have switched to the usage of flat screen digital television sets from the old analogue type 'hunchba...

Airtel Digital TV numbers up

BENGALURU: Indian telecom player Bharti Airtel Ltd (Airtel) reported 9.5 per cent and 10.7 per cent growth in operating revenue for its Airtel Digital TV Servic...

SES expands its reach in Ghana to four million TV homes

Despite Ghana’s slow transition from analogue to digital terrestrial, satellite operator, SES, has succeeded in breaking the digitization market by reaching fou...

Regime rescues digital TV firms

The National Council for Peace and Order (NCPO) will allow digital TV operators to transfer their licences to other private companies as part of measures to res...

Samsung Q1 Profit Rises; Warns Of Lower Mobile Earnings

(RTTNews) - Samsung Electronics Co Ltd (SMSN.L, SSNNF.OB, SSNLF.OB) reported a profit for the first-quarter that increased about 55 percent from last year. Tota...

Huawei’s P20 Pro and MediaPad M5 launched

HUAWEI Consumer Business Group launched in Saudi Arabia its new phone “Huawei P20 Pro”, the first smartphone with a triple-lens camera co-engineered with Leica,...

Samsung Q1 Profit Rises; Warns Of Lower Mobile Earnings

SEOUL (dpa-AFX) - Samsung Electronics Co Ltd (SMSN.L, SSNNF.OB, SSNLF.OB) reported a profit for the first-quarter that increased about 55 percent from last year...

Open vs. Proprietary 5G Fronthaul Interface: SK Telecom Case

The "Open vs. Proprietary 5G Fronthaul Interface: SK Telecom Case" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. SK Telecom announced on December ...

Open vs. Proprietary 5G Fronthaul Interface: SK Telecom Case

report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. "Open vs. Proprietary 5G Fronthaul Interface: SK Telecom Case" SK Telecom announced on December 15 l...

Danish Court Sentences Inventor To Life For Woman's Murder In 'Submarine Case'

15 hrs ago Read more: New Hampshire Public Radio - The submarine UC3 Nautilus of Danish inventor Peter Madsen sits in Copenhagen, Denmark. A court has sentenced...

Ex-Minneapolis cop intends to plead not guilty in killing

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) A former Minneapolis police officer who shot and killed an Australian woman after she called 911 to report a possible assault intends to plead ...

Richard Howard/Getty Images via CNN

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) - Rejoice Car Talk fans. Click and Clack are going to the Automotive Hall of Fame. Tom and Ray Magliozzi, the wisecracking mechanic brothers...

Richard Howard/Getty Images via CNN

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) - Rejoice Car Talk fans. Click and Clack are going to the Automotive Hall of Fame. Tom and Ray Magliozzi, the wisecracking mechanic brothers...

Richard Howard/Getty Images via CNN

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) - Rejoice Car Talk fans. Click and Clack are going to the Automotive Hall of Fame. Tom and Ray Magliozzi, the wisecracking mechanic brothers...

Seniors Set Unofficial World Record

ELMHURST, IL —As Elmhurst College seniors getting ready to graduate in May, Jennifer Anthony and Emma Kaminski wanted to do something big to commemorate their t...

UMaine’s college radio station has been off-air for over a month

Regular broadcast listeners of WMEB 91.9 FM, the student-run radio station at the University of Maine, haven’t heard much of the station’s freeform variety of p...

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...

All-star DJs back in the groove with bid to rule airwaves again

In an unassuming business park in Berkshire, a band of broadcasting brothers are gathering. Dozens of exiles from Radio 1, Radio Luxembourg and Radio Caroline, ...

All-star DJs back in the groove with bid to rule airwaves again

In an unassuming business park in Berkshire, a band of broadcasting brothers are gathering. Dozens of exiles from Radio 1, Radio Luxembourg and Radio Caroline, ...

Feds shut down pirate radio station 'Big City' in Roxbury

Calling itself "Big City," a pirate radio station was shut down Monday after authorities warned the operators numerous times it was operating illegally and inte...

Summer of Love not embraced by a government hell-bent on switching off pirate radio

It is 1967 and the Summer of Love is in full swing and the Government had been hatching plans to close down the pirate radio stations. The stations were worried...

Summer of Love not embraced by a government hell-bent on switching off pirate radio

It is 1967 and the Summer of Love is in full swing and the Government had been hatching plans to close down the pirate radio stations. The stations were worried...