The Newsstand – Friday, February 16, 2007
EarthLink chosen to build out city’s wireless broadband network
The Houston Business Journal
EarthLink beat out five competitors to land Houston’s contract for a citywide wireless broadband network.
System to track 911 cell calls
The Pratt Tribune (Pratt, Kan.)
Pratt County 911 has received $146,000 as part of a Wireless Enhanced 911 state grant to improve 37 public-safety answering points across the state.
Ventura County Fire Department opens new dispatch center
The Thousand Oaks (Calif.) Acorn
The recently completed Ventura County Fire Communications Center uses state-of-the-art satellite technology to improve response times for emergency calls.
Wireless Internet to run at Del Mar Racetrack
The San Diego Union-Tribune
A formal request for bids for a wireless network to cover the Del Mar Racetrack and surrounding areas will expire March 22.