Emergency First Responders Suffer from Lack of Interoperable Communications Equipment
Broadband Updates, Broadband's Impact, Mobile Broadband, States, Wireless
May 28th, 2010
WASHINGTON, May 28, 2010 – Emergency first responders should be able to use similar technological standards on their equipment so that they can effectively communicate during times of crisis, but rapidly evolving technology makes it difficult to stay in sync, said experts at a Thursday House hearing.
Telecom Experts and State Regulators Ponder FCC Reform Agenda
FCC, National Broadband Plan
February 19th, 2009
WASHINGTON, February 18, 2009 – The day after the National Association of Regulatory Utility Commissioners approved a resolution calling for reform of the Federal Communications commission, a panel of former agency staffers, commissioners and state regulators debate Wednesday over what areas truly needed reform and how to achieve it.
U.S. Technology Could Thwart Chinese Internet Censorship
June 20th, 2008
June 18 – Technologies exist that allow Chinese internet users to evade government censorship, but their deployment is being thwarted by American companies based in China, panelists said Wednesday at a hearing of the United States-China Economic and Security Review Commission.