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Items from other news organizations

Maryland’s cities-vs.-state battle about small-cell siting a microcosm for the U.S.

Why cities should jump at the chance to add cell towers to streetlights

Streamlining small-cell process a state and federal priority

What is 5G? The next wireless revolution explained

Is FirstNet secure enough for public safety?

Rhode Island blocked from federal grants in 911-fee-diversion fallout

FCC’s O’Rielly calls out states for diverting 911 funds

Vanu CoverageCo’s financial woes threaten 911 service in Vermont towns

Congress passes $1.3 trillion spending bill, funds government through September

With shutdown days away, lawmakers unveil massive federal spending bill

Congress stymied on $1.3 trillion bill with days to go before shutdown

Samsung unveils Emergency Services Network (ESN) smartphone for UK first responders

EE tackles more not-spots to extend 4G coverage in the UK

Securing the U.S. power grid against cyberattacks from Russia or other countries should be a national priority

Can we stop the insanity?

Uber victim stepped suddenly in front of self-driving car

Self-driving Uber vehicle kills Arizona woman in first fatal crash involving pedestrian

Wisconsin plans to upgrade 911 services

North Carolina cities want their broadband authority clarified by state government

Broadcom’s bid for Qualcomm blocked: Security policy meets industrial policy

The Huawei smartphone hysteria

For $15,000, GrayKey promises to crack iPhone passwords for police

Public Safety Advocate: T-Band, IWCE, FirstNet

 

Briefing Room   
News announcements from our industry

NIST helps facilitate first-ever spectrum sharing between military and commercial wireless users

FCC’s Hurricane Maria Communications Status Report for March 21, 2018

Radware provides information about Putinstresser DDoS-as-a-service cyber threat

IACP and Motorola Solutions name Corporal Seth Kelly as Trooper of the Year

Barrett HF used on surveillance boats in remote Chilean region

Full Spectrum announces expansion plans to support accelerated demand of its FULLMAX wireless industrial internet technology

Sepura’s SC21 hand-portable obtains Airwave approval

Polaris Networks, Open Networking Foundation (ONF) collaborate on M-CORD implementation of 5G services

State of Maryland to assess the reliability and security of its 911 network infrastructure