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How hackers could jam 911 emergency calls

DHS designates election systems as ‘critical infrastructure’

LA college pay’s hacker’s ransom to unlock IT systems

Schools warned about cyber scammer who demand thousands in ransom from headteachers

A new way to punish young cybercriminals—make them wear a Wi-Fi jammer

Russian government hackers do not appear to have hacked Vermont utility, say people close to investigation

Dems look for way forward on Rosenworcel’s FCC nomination

President Obama nominates Jessica Rosenworcel for second term as FCC commissioner

AT&T’s Donovan says 2G in ‘soft lock,’ decommissioning to begin in coming months

Hytera Communications shareholders approve acquisition of Sepura

Trump tells confidant he still opposes proposed AT&T-Time Warner deal

Four new members join Senate Commerce Committee

Let’s build infrastructure, but we better make it smart

Norway is set to be the first country in the world to phase out FM radio

List and map of municipally owned fiber-to-the-home (FTTH) networks

Verizon purges unlimited data customers, targets those using 200 GB per month

T-Mobile takes aim at Verizon, AT&T with new IoT plans

 

Briefing Room   
News announcements from our industry

Chairman Walden announces leadership for House Commerce Committee

Thune selected for second term as chairman of Senate Commerce Committee

Hytera Communications shareholders approve purchase of Sepura

National Wireless Safety Alliance (NWSA) launches Telecommunications Tower Technician certification programs

Statement of Jessica Rosenworcel upon departure from FCC

CCA urges FCC to reconsider new privacy regime

NICE opens nominations for 2017 PSAP’s Finest Awards

Cambium announces 6 million units shipped to support broadband access globally