Web Roundup
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The great SIM heist: How spies stole the keys to the encryption castle

Obama said everyone wants secure mobile communications. But the NSA worked to undermine that.

DoD wants physical separation for classified data in the cloud … for now

State department trashed 30,000 log-in key fobs after cyberattack

‘I’m so sorry. I’m stupid,’ says man who allegedly fired laser at police

People who fired lasers at landing planes almost certainly won’t be caught

T-Mobile US and Nokia plan LTE-U small cells

Oracle and Ericsson unveil Big Data products ahead of Mobile World Congress

Broadband is better as a public-private partnership

Internet freedom works—commentary by FCC Commissioner Ajit Pai and FEC Commissioner Lee Goodman

Reality check on net-neutrality rhetoric

Dish’s Ergen to reclaim CEO role and lead company’s wireless push

A communications gap in the Internet of Things

In the near future, your face will be your ID

 

Briefing Room   
News announcements from our industry

FCC releases agenda for Thursday’s meeting, where Open Internet rules will be considered

Republican FCC commissioners request release of proposed Internet regulations and delay of vote

Driving Wi-Fi ahead: The upper 5 GHz band—FCC blog by Commissions O’Rielly and Rosenworcel

FirstNet blog: Real-world communications examples highlight Texas initial-consultation meeting

iCERT to convene public-safety cybersecurity event next week in Silicon Valley

Intel Security blog: Cybersecurity for emergency communications

Smart911 announces fourth annual Smart Telecommunicator Awards to recognize 911 call-takers

Verizon exec shuffle: Stratton to replace Mead as head of wireless division

Siklu millimeter-wave radios integrated into Alcatel-Lucent 9500 MPR product family for small-cell backhaul