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Wireless Companies Bid $34B in FCC Mobile Broadband Airwave Auction

The Federal Communications Commission has so far raised $34 billion in bids from wireless companies for 65 megahertz — or six blocks — of mobile broadband airwaves in the ...
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David Bray: FCC Starts Website Design, Usability, Content Revamp

David Bray The Federal Communications Commission has begun consulting with industry experts on how to enhance the design, usability and content of the FCC.gov website. Through a revamp ...
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FCC Names University of California Prof Scott Jordan CTO; Tom Wheeler Comments

Scott Jordan Scott Jordan, formerly a computer science professor at the University of California at Irvine, has been appointed to succeed Henning Schulzrinne as chief technology officer ...
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FCC Pushes for 911 Text Messaging Capability; Tom Wheeler Comments

Chairman Tom Wheeler and the Federal Communications Commission have voted to implement an across-the-board emergency response text messaging service by the end of 2014, The Hill ...
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Deltek’s Evan Halperin: Vendors Eye Opportunities in States With Own Public Safety Nets

Evan Halperin, a senior analyst for justice, public safety and homeland security at Deltek, has detailed the progress of the First Responder Network Authority‘s development after ...
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Report: Health IT Products Not Subject to FDA Regulations

The Food and Drug Administration‘s new framework on medical device regulations deems health information technology products as different from medical devices and not subject ...
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Mignon Clyburn: Tech Mergers Present Opportunity in Broadcast, Wireless Services

Mignon Clyburn, a commissioner on the Federal Communications Commission, believes consolidation in the private sector provides opportunity for stakeholders to enhance technology services, ...
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Rob Bectel: Energy Dept Wants ‘BYOD’ Environment

The Energy Department is working to secure its research data hub in a private cloud computing platform, GCN reported Monday. Rutrell Yasin writes the agency intends to use the hub ...
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FCC Chair Tom Wheeler Calls for Market-Based Cyber Collaboration Approach

Tom Wheeler, chairman of the Federal Communications Commission, has outlined the FCC’s plan for a market-based approach to cybersecurity collaboration with industry, InformationWeek ...