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AT&T Says Competition has Gone into Overdrive in the US

There is a huge difference between how smaller carriers and incumbent players view the state of the wireless industry in the US. Fact is, there’ll never be a consensus, simply because of the market share they control. The latest statements from AT&T and the Competitive Carriers Association (CCA), which represents smaller carriers, just underscore this [...]

Update: Deadlines Set for Comments on Proposed Reservation of UHF Channel Space for Unlicensed Use, Wireless Mics

A couple of weeks ago we reported on the Commission’s proposal to reserve onere vacant UHF TV channel in every geographic aa of the country for use by unlicensed TV white space devices and wireless microphones. With impressive speed the Notice of Proposed Rulemaking has found its way into the Federal Register. As a result, … Continue Reading

US steel welcomes the dawn of a new era of protection

Gay marriage: Legal. Obamacare: Affirmed. Trade Promotion Authority: Granted. With the Confederate flag coming down or off the shelves in many locales as well, last week was watershed week in US history. To American steelmakers, these historic developments may pale in light of the industry’s own achievement: a legislative change that encourages it to file […]

Comverge IntelliSOURCE Software Receives 2015 Smart Grid Product of the Year Award

Comverge, Inc., the leading provider of demand management solutions for electric utilities, announced today that its enterprise software platform, IntelliSOURCE, received a 2015 Smart Grid Product of the Year Award from SmartGrid.TMCnet.com, a TMC and Crossfire Media sponsored technology media website. Show More Summary

Sprint Offers Simplicity with its “All-in” Mobile Plan

As the mobile market has shifted away from the extended binding contract model towards subsidizing phones through a monthly leasing plan alongside service fees customers are often left trying to parse through pages of marketing jargon in an effort to find out just how much they’ll be paying for phones, promotions, features, and service, leaving [...]

Outcome of Ofcom’s public service broadcasting review

Ofcom has today published the conclusions of its third review of public service TV broadcasting, the first review since 2008. The review examines how the BBC, ITV, STV, UTV, Channel 4, Channel 5 and S4C have fulfilled the purposes of public service broadcasting (PSB), and identifies options for how the system could be maintained and […]

Which should we use: DESI or Vaizey DESI?

The Digital Economy and Society Index (DESI- apparently pronounced ‘daisey’) is a composite index that summarises relevant indicators on Europe’s digital performance and tracks the evolution of EU member states in digital competitiveness. It has been prepared by the European Commission and enables each of the 28 Member States of the EU to compare itself […]

Smart Cities of the Future – The Desirability of Connected Cities in the 21st Century

Many of us have looked longingly and probably with a hint of envy, at the annual lists of the most livable cities in America and the world. Places like Austin, TX, Charlotte, NC, Vienna, Zurich, Vancouver and Munich regularly make the cut.  Consultancies like Mercer have sliced and diced the data around political stability, crime, […]

Viewing global LNG from the House at Pooh Corner, where Eeyore lives

Ross McCracken, managing editor of Energy Economist, shares what the world of LNG would look like to an unabashed pessimist... or maybe just to someone who eyes the massive production boom on the horizon with some concern. The LNG market is undergoing a boom in new production capacity, the like of which has […]

AT&T Certifies MiFi(R) Secure SA 1100 IoT Solution for Home Security

Novatel Wireless, Inc., MIFI, -3.76% a leading provider of wireless solutions for the Internet of Things (IoT), today announced AT&T T, -0.17% network approval of the MiFi® Secure SA 1100, the first offering in a new platform designed specifically for the control and automation market. The SA 1100 series presents customers with opportunities to create […]

Amazon finally releases the long-awaited Echo

Amazon announced the Echo a few months ago, but it’s been a long time coming. The Bluetooth- and WiFi-enabled speaker sits in your home and answers your questions or commands. It does so simply upon voice activation, and it answers with its own vocal rendering.Well, the device is finally coming to market, as Amazon announces […]

Secrets Employers Won't Tell You

Several companies face a dilemma with their recruitment strategies. Approximately 40 percent of American employers have trouble filling positions, according to a 2014 survey from Manpower. Employers must learn to watch job search trends as the labor market turns to include more candidates who have the upper hand during the recruiting process. Show More Summary

Introduction of major changes to telephone charging

Major changes to telephone charging come into effect across the UK today, under the banner UK Calling. The cost of calling ‘service numbers’ – beginning 084, 087, 09 and 118 – will now be made up of two parts, so that callers can see how much they are paying and where their money is going. […]

Shared Wi-Fi Access Points: The Limited Success of a Good Idea

Confronting the inefficiencies of Wi-Fi networks is one item that need to be smoothed out, and sharing APs seems like too good an idea to not be used.

Avoid These Turnoffs at Your Next Interview

An applicant with the skills and experience for a position has an advantage, but interview pitfalls and mistakes can quickly derail their opportunities. Candidates must present themselves in a manner that is in line with the company culture and display a pleasant attitude and willingness to work with others. Show More Summary

Read This to Keep Email From Taking Over Your Life

Individuals in administrative and clerical positions provide a vital service for businesses. A career in this field requires professional to manage office procedures and personnel, organize client and company files, and provide assistance for both employees and customers. Show More Summary

Apple HomeKit Review: Siri’s New Smart Home Already Needs Renovation 

It’s Day One for HomeKit, Apple’s ambitious plan to automate our homes. But it’s been a rough first day.HomeKit is supposed to help iPhones run lights, thermostats and all sorts of other appliances that can now connect to the Internet. It turns voice-assistant Siri into a genie who makes things happen around the house. You […]

Level 3 Makes an M&A Move

But no, not for Colt or any other fiber network asset -- at least today.  Level 3 announced today that it has acquired Black Lotus, in a move to further deepen its network security portfolio.... [visit site to read more]

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