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Public Safety Advocate: A T-Band call to action

Unable to pay creditors, Dragonwave enters receivership

Facebook shuts down artificial-intelligence systems after chatbots create own language

Hackers breach dozens of voting machines brought to conference

FirstNet, broadband network to enable police and fire to talk to each other, ready to launch

Federal government rolls out smart-buildings initiative

U.S. plans a trade probe over China’s demands that companies share their technology

U.S. House subcommittee approves self-driving legislation that would preempt state regulations

Frequentis helps UK Ambulance Trust with its transition to the Emergency Services Network (ESN)

FirstNet becoming a reality as the number of states opting in grows to seven

Transport for London to begin testing 4G on the Tube for emergency services

A design defect is breaking a ton of iPhone 6 Pluses

Global cyber sting shuts down dark-web bazaars

Hackers threaten ‘Game of Thrones’ as HBO confirms cyberattack

Sprint profitable for the first time in three years

Glenn Lurie set to leave AT&T Mobility

AT&T, CenturyLink, Verizon and MetTel win spots on GSA’s $50 million Enterprise Infrastructure Solutions (EIS) contract

Two U.S. lawmakers think the government has a new cybersecurity problem: The Internet of Things

GAO: Keeping NSA and CYBERCOM together makes hacking-tools leaks more likely

Harris County’s Super Bowl LI after-action report: What can Europe learn?

Public Safety Advocate: FirstNet coverage

AT&T and Time Warner: It’s done

Texas public-safety department agrees to reverse new policy of charging for crime-lab tests

Feverish M&A will eventually lead us to a four-integrated-carrier future

 

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News announcements from our industry

SST committee probes Kaspersky Lab in cabinet-level request

FCC Chairman Ajit Pai’s statement on the AIRWAVES Act

FirstNet: Putting lifesaving technologies into the hands of heroes

Motorola Solutions files proceedings in Australia against Hytera Communications

Opting in: App-enabled public-safety network depends on a unified and interoperable platform

Honeywell completes acquisition of NextNine

Motorola Solutions inks deal to provide new CAD system in western Australia

Comba Telecom joins the Safer Buildings Coalition

Anritsu first company to earn GCF approval for more than 80% of Cat-M1 test cases

Avtec thinks big by going small