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City might hold off on small cellular signals on light poles

Improved cell phone coverage might be coming to a street near you. A new state law gives telecommunications providers the right to locate “small cell” facilities and networks within public rights-of-way. Devices may be attached to utility poles, street light poles and traffic signals.

Fort Collins likely to hold off on allowing new small cell signals

Improved cell phone coverage might be coming to a street near you. A new state law gives telecommunications providers the right to locate “small cell” facilities and networks within public rights-of-way. Devices may be attached to utility poles, street light poles and traffic signals.

Sprint LTE Plus Data Speeds Up 28% in Seven Months

OVERLAND PARK, Kan., Aug 11, 2017 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Can you hear that? Sprint customers are having a better network experience than ever with national average download speeds up 28 percent in seven months, according to Ookla Speedtest Intelligence data.

Crosstalk in Wideband Wireline Systems -- Curse and Blessing

Sammanfattning: The fourth generation broadband (4GBB) concept aims for ubiquitous and high-speed data communication over the existing twisted copper pairs between the last distribution point and the customer premise equipment. Although it saves deployment cost for the last-mile communication, using....

This summer is more entertaining with Azercell

Azerbaijani leading mobile operator Azercell has started its journey under the motto “This summer is more entertaining with Azercell” to get closer to its customers. Thus, the company has organized contests, variety of entertaining campaigns with the gifts in Baku and the regions.

Magna Announces Second Quarter Results

THREE MONTHS ENDED JUNE 30, 2017. We posted all-time quarter record sales of $9.68 billion for the second quarter ended June 30, 2017 , an increase of 3% over the second quarter of 2016.The year over year growth was achieved despite North American and European light vehicle production declining by....

Magna Announces Second Quarter Results

THREE MONTHS ENDED JUNE 30, 2017. We posted all-time quarter record sales of $9.68 billion for the second quarter ended June 30, 2017 , an increase of 3% over the second quarter of 2016. The year over year growth was achieved despite North American and European light vehicle production declining by....

Magna Announces Second Quarter Results

AURORA, Ontario, August 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- - All-time quarter record sales, up 3% to $9.68 billion - Second quarter record diluted earnings per share of $1.48, increased 5% - Returned $484 million to shareholders through share repurchases and dividends Magna International Inc.

This German Startup Wants to Put a Mobile Phone Tower on The Moon

It's been a while since anyone standing on the Moon needed to communicate with Earth - the last crewed mission But recently we've had renewed interest in lunar missions, especially since the Moon is viewed by many as a stepping stone on our way to Mars.

Fitbit Smartwatch Final Renders Leaked, Show Surge-Like Wearable With Three Buttons

The new Fitbit smartwatch is one of the most highly awaited wearable devices of the year. The first renders showing the smartwatch leaked Thursday, courtesy Wareable, a website specializing in wearable devices. As per the leaks, the final version of the smartwatch looks somewhat like a mix of the....

KT opens 100,000 free Wi-Fi networks

By Yoon Sung-won KT has opened 100,000 free Wi-Fi access points (AP), the company said Friday. The move is part of its plan to participate in the government's push to expand public Wi-Fi networks to cut household telecom expenses. The telecom company also pledged to enhance Wi-Fi network equipment in subway trains nationwide.

Nokia 2 variants get FCC certifications: Launch to take place soon?

2 is supposed to be one of the budget smartphones from HMD Global, and now according to a report all four variants of the Nokia 2 have got approval from US FCC. The report comes even as HMD Global is preparing to host an event in London on August 16, where it will be unveil its upcoming flagship the Nokia 8 smartphone.

Fitbit Smartwatch Final Renders Leaked

The new Fitbit smartwatch is one of the most highly awaited wearable devices of the year. The first renders showing the smartwatch leaked Thursday, courtesy Wareable, a website specializing in wearable devices. As per the leaks, the final version of the smartwatch looks somewhat like a mix of the....

Donald Trump says transgender ban a ‘great favour’ to military

Washington (CNN)Five active duty transgender service members filed the first lawsuit Wednesday against President Donald Trump's directive -- expressed on Twitter -- to prohibit transgender individuals from serving in the armed forces. The service members, who are not named, all say they have relied....

Airtel drags Singtel's net profit, down 6% to S$892m

Asia's telco powerhouse Singtel reported a 6 percent fall in net profit to S$892 million for the past quarter ending in June, with its associates to blame. Amongst its regional associates, Airtel faced intense price competition in India, with its pre-tax profit contribution dropping to 42 percent....

Singtel digital business doubles revenue

Singtel has reported what it deemed "resilient" financial results for the quarter ended June 30, and while cybersecurity, mobile, internet, ICT, and managed services all rose slightly, it was the company's digital business segment that made the most gains.

How do we solve a problem like buffering? Irish networks need to step up 4 hours ago

RootMetrics’ general manager of Europe, Scott Stonham, takes an in-depth look at the state of Ireland’s mobile broadband, and he’s found what we badly need. Within the next four years, the average amount of data we use on our smartphones is set to grow to almost 9GB a month, according to a recent Ericsson Mobility Report.

Oozi Cats or Uzi Katz? Tech CEO Takes Leave of Absence After Past Indictment Surfaces

According to Winnifirth, records from the district court of Boston, Massachusetts show that an individual named Uzi Katz was indicted on January 8, 1992 for wire fraud, and a warrant was put out for his arrest. The records also refer to the defendant as a “fugitive.

AT&T Announces CWA-Represented Employees Vote to Ratify West Wireline Agreement

DALLAS Aug. 10, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Leadership of the Communications Workers of America (CWA) has notified AT&T* that CWA-represented wireline employees have voted to ratify a four-year contract with Pacific Bell and Nevada Bell in the West region. The contract covers over 17,000 wireline and DirecTV employees in California and Nevada.

IDG survey: customers generally satisfied about 4G service

VietNamNet Bridge - At a recent international workshop on 4G LTE, IDG announced the results of the survey it conducted about users’ satisfaction with 4G services from April 1 to July 1. IDG carried out the survey in eight large cities and provinces of Vietnam, namely Hanoi, HCMC, Da Nang, Hai Phong, Can Tho, Dong Nai, Vung Tau and Binh Duong.

AT&T Announces CWA-Represented Employees Vote to Ratify West Wireline Agreement

DALLAS, Aug. 10, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Leadership of the Communications Workers of America (CWA) has notified AT&T* that CWA-represented wireline employees have voted to ratify a four-year contract with Pacific Bell and Nevada Bell in the West region. The contract covers over 17,000 wireline and DirecTV employees in California and Nevada.

Six things to expect from Google’s ICE 2 smartphone

Ozioma Ubabukoh. Here are six things to expect from the Google smartphone – ICE 2 – that will be unveiled in September in Lagos: Round-the-clock security with Google Play Protect. The ICE 2 smartphone will be the first device to be equipped with Google Play Protect: a newly developed security....

Mercedes-Benz takes voice control to next level in E-class

By Theodore Opara. THE new Mercedes Benz E-class is redefining what a true luxury sedan should be. It features a new Audio 200 entry-level radio that comes with a larger display, new infotainment software and the option of a widescreen cockpit. Major highlights include the new Mercedes-Benz SD map....

Acer : Patent Issued for Device and Method of Handling Cell Reselection (USPTO 9723652)

By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Electronics Newsweekly -- According to news reporting originating from Alexandria, Virginia , by VerticalNews journalists, a patent by the inventor Chuang, Ming-Dao (New Taipei, TW), filed on December 30, 2015 , was published online on August 1, 2017.

LG Electronics : Patent Application Titled "Method and Apparatus for Controlling Transmission Power" Published Online (USPTO 20170215152)

By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Electronics Newsweekly -- According to news reporting originating from Washington, D.C. , by VerticalNews journalists, a patent application by the inventors BYUN, Ilmu ( Seoul , KR); KO, Hyunsoo ( Seoul , KR); PARK, Kungmin ( Seoul , KR); CHO, Heejeong ( Seoul....

Gear Friday: Spark wireless broadband

The last bit of a broadband connection, the one that goes into your house, is expensive for internet providers and telcos to put in and manage. Imagine if installers didn't have to pull cables from the street to where you live; it'd be a nice cost saving and much faster to deploy broadband.

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Dynatronics Announces Strategic Alliance Partnership with Zimmer MedizinSysteme

Under the terms of the agreement, Dynatronics will be the exclusive U.S. distributor for Zimmer's ThermoPro TM (Shortwave Diathermy), enPuls TM (Radial Pulse Th...

Ham radio licensing test offered Nov. 11

The Yavapai Amateur Radio Club offers periodic license testing for all classes of amateur radio license. There is one more license test session for 2017. It wil...

Somalia: Radio Garowe fundraising for Mogadishu victims

GAROWE, Puntland - The independently-owned Radio Garowe (RG), the sister publication of Garowe Online launched a fundraising campaign for Mogadishu truck bombin...

Harris supplying tactical radios to Navy, Marines

"This award stems from our successful long-standing track record of developing and delivering the most advanced family of tactical radios," Chris Young , presid...

US Department of Navy Awards Harris Corporation $765 Million IDIQ Contract for Tactical Radios

Highlights: Supports current and emerging Department of Navy tactical radio requirements; Includes the Harris AN/PRC-117G, AN/PRC-152A and the new AN/PRC-160 ra...

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By Paul Goble One of the defining characteristics of the Putin years has been Moscow’s fear that someone somewhere will succeed in launching a color revolution ...

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By Paul Goble On Saturday evening after the commemoration of the anniversary of the Russian sacking of Kazan in 1552, a second meeting was held among representa...

Tatar Activist Calls On All Non-Russians To Vote Against Putin – OpEd

Second, her words underscore the centrality of the language issue for the non-Russians and demonstrate that Putin by his incautious language concerning the righ...

Russian Personality Cults From Kerensky To Putin – OpEd

By Paul Goble Leader cults have been an integral part of the Russian political system from the time the tsar was overthrown up to today, but they have evolved o...

Flight returns to Sacramento after possible bird strike

An American Airlines flight from Sacramento to Texas returned to Sacramento International Airport after a possible bird strike, according to news reports. Fligh...

The Latest: Final tally of pledges for Rohingya put at $335M

GENEVA (AP) - The Latest on the donors conference for Asia's Rohingya refugees (all times local): 5:15 p.m. The head of the United Nations refugee agency says g...

Foo Fighters coming to The Woodlands in 2018

AUSTIN - Get ready to rock with the Foo Fighters' Concrete and Gold world tour during their stop in The Woodlands on April 19, 2018. Tickets go on sale Nov. 3 a...

NCAT, ICAO Partner On Airport Verification Training

By Ejike Ejike, Abuja The Nigerian College of Aviation Technology (NCAT) has partnered with the International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) to training avi...

Royal Life Saving Bahrain concludes ILS Pool Lifeguards course

Manama, Oct. 23 (BNA): Royal Life Saving Bahrain recently held the first International Life Saving (ILS) recognised Pool Lifeguard Course. The 4-day training (1...

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...

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...

Israel finds a welcome audience with Christian journalists

AP — Israel’s right-wing government may be unpopular with Western liberals and much of its domestic press corps, but it has found a close friend among the world...

68-year-old presenter plays Fat Boy Slim on new Christian radio show

A SELF-described "silver-surfer" is broadcasting her own Christian radio show. Eve Robertson, of Knightwick, launched her show on Longside Radio, a not-for-prof...

Italian priest freed in Nigeria (8)

Rome, October 18 - Father Maurizio Pallù, an Italian missionary priest kidnapped in Nigeria last week, has been freed, Foreign Minister Angelino Alfano told Rad...

Italian priest freed in Nigeria (8)

Rome, October 18 - Father Maurizio Pallù, an Italian missionary priest kidnapped in Nigeria last week, has been freed, Foreign Minister Angelino Alfano told Rad...

Italian priest freed in Nigeria (8)

Rome, October 18 – Father Maurizio Pallù, an Italian missionary priest kidnapped in Nigeria last week, has been freed, Foreign Minister Angelino Alfano told Rad...

This well-connected Texas Republican might challenge Ted Cruz ‘to get things done’

The strongest challenge to U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz’s 2018 Texas re-election campaign might come from a Christian TV executive with a Republican legacy that goes back...

FAKE NEWS! Donald Trump appears to claim he INVENTED the word 'fake'

DONALD Trump appears to have claimed he invented the word "fake" during an interview in the US. The President made the bizarre statement while talking to one of...

Donald Trump takes credit for 'fake news', but dictionary disputes

Donald Trump has appeared to take credit for coining the word "fake" in his fight against the media, saying it is "one of the greatest of all terms" he has come...

Little Richard Says He’s Not Gay Anymore, Condemns “Unnatural Affection”

During a recent interview with Christian TV and radio network Three Angels Broadcasting, the ’50s rock icon suggested that men should live as men and women shou...

Little Richard Says He Isn’t Gay Anymore, Condemns “Unnatural Affection”

During a recent interview with Christian TV and radio network Three Angels Broadcasting, the ’50s rock icon suggested that men should live as men and women shou...

DRM best system as it utilises existing tech, uses less spectrum: Pal

NEW DELHI: Even as the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India has scheduled an open house discussion on digital radio broadcasting based on a paper issued by it ...

KBYU-TV will no longer be a PBS station in 2018 — and KBYU-FM will abandon classical music

BYU Broadcasting is giving up its PBS television affiliation and abandoning its classical music format on radio. As of June 30, KBYU-Channel 11 will terminate ...

At a glance: No. 11 OSU at No. 22 West Virginia

NO. 11 OSU VS. NO. 22 WEST VIRGINIA. •When: 11 a.m., Saturday. •Where: Milan Puskar Stadium; Morgantown, W.Va. •TV: ABC (Cox 8/HD 705, Dish 5, DirecTV 5, U-vers...

CBS Corporation : Launches Exchange Offer To Split-Off CBS Radio

NEW YORK, Oct. 19, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- CBS Corporation (NYSE: CBS.A and CBS) ("CBS") today announced the commencement of an exchange offer for the separation o...

Digital radio broadcasting issues to be discussed under TRAI aegis in Delhi on 25 Oct

NEW DELHI: An Open House Discussion is being held later this month on the Consultation Paper issued earlier this year on Digital Radio Broadcasting by the Telec...

Telly Heaven: those TV shows we've loved and lost over the years

It all seems routine nowadays, but 10 years ago this month, a revolution had begun in our lives. On October 17, 2007, the UK began the switchover from terrestri...

NBTC agrees with lowering fees for digital tv operators

NBTC Commissioner, Takorn Tantasith. Bangkok – The National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission (NBTC) has decided to lower digital television fees t...

Magazines hold their own against TV’s ‘iron chefs’

Prior to Japan’s switch-over to full digital TV broadcasting in 2011, a number of industry insiders were already voicing concerns about how the new technology w...

No bailing out broadcasters

Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha was put on the spot when on Tuesday he brushed aside calls by some 13 digital television operators for the state to subsidise c...

Alphabet’s ‘Project Loon’ balloons are delivering 4G LTE to hurricane affected areas of Puerto Rico

’s parent Alphabet Inc. said on Friday that its stratospheric balloons are now delivering the internet to remote areas of Puerto Rico where cellphone towers wer...

MTS selects Ericsson to prepare network for 5G and IoT

Ericsson (NASDAQ: ERIC) and MTS, the largest telecommunications operator in Russia, have agreed to upgrade the network of MTS. Ericsson will deliver the newest ...

Alphabet’s Project Loon officially launched in Puerto Rico

By Karen Graham Oct 21, 2017 in Technology AT&T and Alphabet announced late Friday that they have begun to offer limited mobile Internet service using the Googl...

Rollback of Jio Freebies, a breather to competitors

Reliance financial results always have surprises, but the latest from Reliance Jio Infocomm, the telecom subsidiary of Reliance Industries (RIL), had eyebrows a...

Alphabet’s Project Loon officially launched in Puerto Rico

By Karen Graham yesterday in Technology AT&T and Alphabet announced late Friday that they have begun to offer limited mobile Internet service using the Google p...

Display of Western Armenia map at Cologne event causes outrage among Turks

Republic of Armenia Yerevan 25, Alex Manukyan 5 Tel. 00 37410 570970 Fax 00 37412 570007. Reproduction on full or in part is prohibited without reference to Pub...

IAEA sole judge on Iran’s compliance with nuclear deal

In an interview with National Public Radio (NPR) of US, when asked whether Iran is open to changes to the nuclear agreement, Khoshroo said “every word and every...

Iran’s UN envoy: IAEA sole judge on Iran’s compliance with nuclear deal

In an interview with National Public Radio (NPR) of US, when asked whether Iran is open to changes to the nuclear agreement, Khoshroo said, “Every word and ever...

Ukrainian auditors reveal millions misspent of Eurovision 2017 funds

While auditing Ukraine’s National Public Broadcasting Company (PBC) on the subject of expenses relating to the preparation for and conduct of the Eurovision son...

James O'Keefe's Overwhelming Dishonesty

James O’Keefe wants you to think that he’s a journalist. That the undercover videos shot for his Project Veritas are all that keep rampant liberalism from runni...

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...

Giveaway: Atmosphere

In 1997, hip-hop duo Atmosphere dropped Overcast , its first official album. The record included the song “Scapegoat,” which would become a college radio hit, a...

Echo & The Bunnymen, Violent Femmes: Iconic 1980s bands to play at Woodland Park Zoo

With 1980s nostalgia in full bloom, it’s fitting the Violent Femmes and Echo & The Bunnymen are co-headlining a show at Woodland Park Zoo next week. Even though...

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...

Vic man charged with pirate transmissions A Victorian man has been charged following an investigation into pirate radio transmissions that interfered with emergency service radio networks.

A man has been charged with making pirate transmissions that interfered with emergency services radio networks. Police charged the 42-year-old man with causing ...

FCC hits Haitian pirate radio in Miami with steep fine

MIAMI — A pirate radio station popular in Miami's Haitian-American community has been hit with a steep fine by the Federal Communications Commission. The FCC s...

FCC hits Haitian pirate radio in Miami with steep fine

MIAMI (AP) — A pirate radio station popular in Miami’s Haitian-American community has been hit with a steep fine by the Federal Communications Commission. The F...

FCC hits Haitian pirate radio in Miami with steep fine

MIAMI (AP) - A pirate radio station popular in Miami's Haitian-American community has been hit with a steep fine by the Federal Communications Commission. The F...

Popular pirate radio station for Haitian music in Miami hit by hefty FCC fine

“There’s nothing funny about pirate radio, which interferes with the lawful use of the airwaves and can disrupt public safety communications,” FCC Chairman Ajit...