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Your next smartphone might run on something called LTE-U. Here’s what that means

Chatbots and the future of 911

Limitations of Denver backup call center may have played role in 911 delay

Chattanooga City Council approves $750,000 in tools for police intelligence center

Cop gives Ohio fifth-grader bad math advice; America still loves him

Verizon 5G trials set to begin in April, hit 11 markets by mid-year

UPS tests drone deliveries in Florida, with an eye to cut costs

Tech, advocacy groups slam DHS call to demand foreign travelers’ passwords

How Peter Thiel’s Palentir helped the NSA spy on the whole world

White House chief digital officer steps down over background check

What to expect from the Trump administration on cybersecurity

How regulators can make smart devices more secure against hackerss

The cloud? Apple’s IOS can’t handle the cloud

Today’s leading causes of DDoS attacks

A telecommunications fable: Struggle for service in rural Maine

Public cloud spending will hit $122 billion in 2017—report

Project Loon’s latest breakthrough to reduce costs for telcos

This creepy tool reveals how Facebook’s artificial intelligence tracks and studies your activity

 

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News announcements from our industry

FirstNet annual report to Congress: 2016 marked significant achievements in making network a reality for public safety

Chairman Pai’s statement on FCC’s first authorization of LTE-U devices in the 5 GHz band

FCC’s incentive-auction task force and media bureau announce March 13 workshop on post-auction procedures

Motorola Solutions ensures reliable and secure operation of Lithuanian public-safety network

ARRIS to purchase Ruckus Wireless and ICX switch business for $800 million in cash