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An iPad glitch grounded several dozen American Airlines planes

Lawmakers skeptical of FBI’s encryption warnings

Facebook’s login system is being hijacked by China’s Great Firewall

With June 1 deadline near, lawmakers introduce bill to end NSA mass-surveillance program

The good, the bad and the ugly of pending congressional surveillance bills

Hillary Clinton calls for body cameras to ‘increase transparency’

State CIOs seek help on cybersecurity, help on FirstNet

Ovum: Thanks for 4G, carriers could shut down 3G before 2G

These are the tech trends government might not be ready for

Petition to enable 911 texts tallies 35,000 signatures

 

Briefing Room   
News announcements from our industry

FirstNet schedules ‘Industry Day’ for May 14, will begin accepting one-on-one meeting requests on May 15

GAO calls for FirstNet to improve internal controls and evaluate lessons learned

Connect America offers $1.7 billion to expand and support rural broadband

FCC announces tentative agenda for May 21 meeting

Remarks of FCC Commissioner Michael O’Rielly at PCIA show

SceneDoc adds Intrado co-founder George Heinrichs to board of directors