Bluetooth beacons could solve mobile 911 location problems

Those marvellous computing devices we clutch in our hands 20 hours a day called smart phones can do amazing things...

August 17th, 2014 Howard Solomon

More digital literacy training in U.S.

More digital literacy training in U.S.

WASHINGTON - A nonprofit program focused on making broadband available to low-income U.S. residents has added a job-training partner to...

July 18th, 2012 Grant Gross

FCC chair lays out plans for more U.S. spectrum

FCC chair lays out plans for more U.S. spectrum

NEW ORLEANS -- Federal Communications Commission Chairman Julius Genachowski outlined several agency initiatives to open up more spectrum for mobile...

May 9th, 2012 Stephen Lawson

Opinion: FCC’s Google Wi-Fi decision a bad precedent

Opinion: FCC’s Google Wi-Fi decision a bad precedent

SAN FRANCISCO  -- Anyone looking for assurance that the privacy of their home wireless networks would be protected from snoopers...

April 16th, 2012 John P Mello Jr

No need for smart phone protection here: Wireless group

No need for smart phone protection here: Wireless group

The group representing Canada's wireless carriers see no need to follow their U.S. cousins in collaborating to stop smart phone...

April 11th, 2012 Howard Solomon

Industry Canada ruling pushes Dish’s LTE plan

Industry Canada ruling pushes Dish’s LTE plan

SAN FRANCISCO -- The Canadian government has approved the transfer of satellite spectrum to U.S-based Dish Network, putting the company...

February 8th, 2012 Stephen Lawson

AT&T kills attempt to buy T-Mobile

AT&T kills attempt to buy T-Mobile

WASHINGTON -- AT&T has scrapped its plans to purchase rival mobile carrier T-Mobile USA in the face of opposition from two...

December 19th, 2011 Grant Gross

FCC to redirect phone subsidies to broadband

FCC to redirect phone subsidies to broadband

WASHINGTON -- The U.S. Federal Communications Commission will unveil a proposal Tuesday to phase out subsidies for traditional telephone service...

February 7th, 2011 Grant Gross

How Canada, U.S. differ on ISP traffic management

How Canada, U.S. differ on ISP traffic management

For the time being, Internet providers in the U.S. have something their Canadian counterparts don’t: Complete freedom to manage their...

April 6th, 2010 howard solomon and grant gross