Web Roundup
Items from other news organizations

Washington, D.C., 911 outage caused by plumbing contractor hitting emergency-shutoff button, officials say

FBI detects breaches against voter-registration systems in Illinois, Arizona

Congressman to FCC: Fix SS7 phone-network flaw that allows eavesdropping

Secret cameras record Baltimore’s every move from above

The Guardian view on Internet security: A huge and growing problem

All the ways your Wi-Fi router can spy on you

Verizon bringing LTE Advanced to more than 450 markets

Russian lawmaker’s son convicted in Seattle for stealing 2.9 million credit-card numbers

FCC won’t appeal court loss in municipal-broadband case

U.S. appeals court dismisses AT&T data-throttling case

FCC support for hackable wireless routers is a win for all of us

CenturyLink, Minnesota’s heir to the old Bell system, wants to be freed from state oversight

FAA sued for lack of drone privacy rules

M1, Nokia to build out narrowband Internet of Things (NB-IoT) network in Singapore during first half of 2017

 

Briefing Room   
News announcements from our industry

FCC releases order on 700 MHz narrowband relocation, proposed rulemaking for evaluating FirstNet opt-out applications

FCC announce further details on the rollout schedule for new network-outage reporting system

FirstNet commends FCC on actions regarding narrowband relocation, opt-out assessment

Photo essay of DHS exercise to explore the impact of electronic jamming on public-safety communications

Project 25 Technology Interest Group (PTIG) elects a new board of directors and officers for 2016-2017

Harrisburg, Va., awards contract to Federal Engineering for upgrade to public-safety dispatch facilities