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Verizon to buy Straight Path Communications for more than $3.1 billion, outbidding AT&T

Verizon wins Straight Path bidding war

Missouri county text-to-911 service reaps benefits just days after being implemented

San Francisco policy does not allow drones to be used for law enforcement or security

FCC’s Pai: Wired, wireless broadband appear very competitive to him

NSA chairman: This is what a worst-case cyberattack scenario looks like

Senators want FCC’s Pai to drill down on DDoS attacks

Verizon tests multi-vendor 5G with Cisco, Samsung

Microsoft shows off watch that quiets Parkinson’s tremors

Microsoft’s Nadella rallies coders to prevent dystopian future

Michael Dell: With digital transformation, security is ‘greatest concern’

Anti-net-neutrality spammers are flooding FCC’s comment pages with fake comments

Public Safety Advocate: The politics of opting in (or out)

Sen. John Thune and NATE pay tribute to the tower technician workforce

Father of the Internet: AI stands for ‘Artificial Idiot’

Self-driving cars will hinge on these two things

 

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News announcements from our industry

House subcommittee schedules May 17 hearing to examine nation’s emergency alerting system

Copy of NATE proclamation commemorating Tower Technician Appreciation Day

Luminator Technology Group to acquire Apollo Video Technology

Vislink receives orders worth over $600,000 for HD airborne video downlink systems

Anritsu LTE-Advanced RF conformance test wins first CAT-M1 test GCF certification

Kim Coleman Madsen named as chair of NPSTC’s technology and broadband committee