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BlackHat Europe: IoT devices can be used to hack phones

The risk to civil liberties associated with fighting crime with Big Data

Massive cyberattack grinds Liberia’s Internet to a halt

IoT security is paramount for operators as they test new NB-IoT standard

House Democrats ask FTC to beef up IoT security

Helmet cameras take public inside burning buildings with firefighters

Sheriff blasted for sending drone to ‘track down some loose cattle’

Drone aspirations in Virginia coal country get a federal boost

Drone makers asked to hard code prisons as no-fly zones

Can AT&T fund its $85.8 billion Time Warner purchase?

AT&T-Time Warner deal raises zero-rating concerns

AT&T-Time Warner merger: A match built on hope

Fiber to the home is expensive. Could fixed 5G bridge the last mile?

China adopts cybersecurity law despite foreign opposition

Communicating in a catastrophe: The lessons of Orlando

 

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News announcements from our industry

Crown Castle announces $1.5 billion deal to acquire FiberNet

SpeedCast to acquire Harris CapRock

Southern Linc selects Motorola Solutions’ WAVE 7000 for next-generation LTE push-to-talk service

Missouri county selects Avtec to lead the modernization of its communications center

Sepura win contract to expand Toronto Transit Commission TETRA system

Sonim Technologies now available on Carahsoft’s GSA Schedule 70