The Newsstand – Tuesday, September 19, 2006
Firms vie to provide the future of border security
The Washington Post
Companies such as Northrop Grumman are competing for a multimillion-dollar government contract to secure U.S. borders.
Making Bluetooth a bit less annoying
The Chicago Tribune
Sometimes Bluetooth works, and sometimes it doesn’t.
Officials, boaters say new marine rescue system will save time, lives
The Naples (Fla.) News
The U.S. Coast Guard began implementing a nationwide, marine 911 system called Rescue 21 that uses radio towers along the coast to locate the source of a distress call.
Safety responders to get upgrade
The Jamestown Post-Journal (NY)
The city chose M/A-COM systems to support interoperability across county lines.