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Items from other news organizations

So far, cell-phone networks have weathered Harvey

Harvey shows progress on emergency communications since Katrina

How Hurricane Harvey highlights the need to modernize wireless emergency alerts

Unwanted drones, cellular outages complicate Harvey response

Houston works to maintain critical services

Public Safety Advocate: FirstNet or SecondNet?

Has FirstNet rebranded AT&T’s network as the Nationwide Public-Safety Broadband Network?

Static ahead for Motorola Solutions?

Verizon reports spike in government requests for ‘tower dumps’

Malware attack forces German state parliament offline

Ericsson blurring the line between small cell and DAS with multi-operator solution

U.S. House panel scraps Sept. 7 net-neutrality hearing

Is a government shutdown inevitable?

Secret Service conducts live test of Shotspotter system at White House

Ukraine police make arrest in Petya ransomware case

Pizza delivery without drivers: Domino’s, Ford team up for test

AT&T mulling sale of CNN, TMZ and other major assets after Time Warner merger

17-year-old hacks the Air Force for the biggest bug bounty

Cincinnati dumping 911 subcontractor after year-plus of problems

Cambridgeship Fire and Rescue Service deploys Panasonic rugged tablets

Robotic suit now has Amazon Echo integration

5 essentials to building the perfect Internet of Things beast

Rewriting the rule book for driverless cars

Motorola Solutions—Total eclipse of the truth

AT&T on 5G testing challenges

AT&T expanding reach of fiber, G.fast

Verizon tackles IoT market through workflow integration

 

Briefing Room   
News announcements from our industry

FCC announces new CSRIC working-group members

APCO and NENA officials meet

FCC Chairman Ajit Pai’s letter to Rep. Hanabusa regarding oversight of the Universal Service Fund high-cost program

Barrett launches the advanced 4075 High Power HF transmitter

Laird introduces new 802.11ac Wi-Fi + Bluetooth 5 module

City of Portsmouth, Va., awards fiber-optic consulting contract to Federal Engineering