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Obama wants Congress to increase prison sentences for hackers, expand hacking definition

Google won’t fix bug hitting 60% of Android phones

New York City 311 system sees record use in 2014

Four years later, Seattle police dashcam library now online

Idaho police use 60 texts in one hour to help troubled woman

Marriott backs away from controversial plan to block guests’ Wi-Fi signals

Thousands ask FCC to prohibit hotels from blocking use of Wi-Fi devices using cell-phone connectivity

FCC to vote on new 25 MB/s broadband threshold during Jan. 29 meeting

Google’s Regina Dugan explains why the world needs a modular smartphone

 

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News announcements from our industry

FCC announces additional members appointed to the task force on optimal PSAP architecture

Straight talk about Internet privacy, security

President Obama’s speech calling for the promotion of community broadband

FirstNet blog on initial consultation meeting in Nevada

High bids in FCC’s AWS-3 spectrum auction total more than $44.7 billion

Tait appoints general manager for new Brazilian office