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Supreme Court rules that warrant is needed to access cell-tower records

The latest Supreme Court decision is being hailed as a big victory for digital privacy. It’s not.

Supreme Court surveillance opinion nudges us to think nationally, act locally

FirstNet launches, giving police and firefighters a dedicated wireless network and infinite possibilities

Jury awards $41 million to family of East Texas woman whose murder led to ‘Kari’s Law’

Let’s make telemedicine available to all

FCC opens door to C-Band sharing, auction

FCC approves 220 applicants for $1.98 billion CAF auction

State bill could give Californians unprecedented control over data

Phone service could mean life or death after a disaster; AT&T and Verizon are using drones that could help

Proposed OPM reorganization draws widespread criticism

Carriers clamor for FCC oversight of state- and city-level fees for small cells

Ransom demands and frozen computers: Hackers hit towns across the U.S.

Atlanta’s ransomware attack isn’t an ‘isolated incident’

Election-security threats loom as midterms approach, state officials say

Hill staffer: ZTE NDAA amendment could pose downsides

OMB senior advisor: Security efforts seeing progress

Silicon Valley execs to meet June 27 to discuss privacy policies

Fact or fiction? Debunking government cloud myths

Google in ‘The Case of the Minimal Microtrenching’

The Supreme Court just struck a blow against mass surveillance

Apple pushes back on hacker’s iPhone bypass passcode report

Tech didn’t spot Russian interference in the 2016 election. Now, it’s asking law enforcement for help.

The Young and Reckless: Teen hackers of Microsoft video games go too far

 

Briefing Room   
News announcements from our industry

5G Americas report: LTE market share in North America hits 76%; LTE connections in North America exceed 100%

FCC increases funding for rural telehealth

FCC Commissioner Jessica Rosenworcel op-ed: FCC must keep Puerto Ricans connected to Lifeline program this storm season

Smooth sailing for FirstNet at Volvo Ocean Race

AT&T to acquire AppNexus

Motorola Solutions releases 2017 Corporate Responsibliy Report; recognized for excellence in corporate citizenship

AT&T to release second-quarter 2018 earnings on July 24

Thomas Miller joins Federal Engineering as expansion of company’s NG911/ECC practice continues