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AT&T Digs Deeper into Microservices, AI

October 31, 2017 |

AT&T says it will enable businesses to upgrade their functionality far more quickly and in a more targeted manner than in the past.

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Lenovo, Intel and the FIDO Alliance Finally Move to Kill Off the Password

October 26, 2017 |

Thanks to Lenovo, Intel and FIDO, passwords finally may be on their way to becoming well and truly dead.

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New Tech Proves Helpful in Emergencies

October 26, 2017 |

The wildfires in California provide real evidence that new tools are helpful in efforts to save lives and limit property damage.

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The New Digital Divide

October 25, 2017 |

The sense is that the entire digital divide debate is becoming more nuanced. It is likely that a greater percentage of the population has access to broadband tools than a decade ago.

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Wi-Fi Vulnerability Dire Because It Is in the WPA2 Security Standard

October 23, 2017 |

A serious weakness has been discovered that endangers Wi-Fi users. The problem is made worse by the fact that the problem is in the WPA2 standard, not a specific device or network.

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Who Will Control 5G Antennas: Municipalities or States?

October 19, 2017 |

The highest profile challenges to 5G are technical. However, inserting a layer of antenna between end-user devices and the macro cell towers across the country is a huge task.

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Full 5G Not Just Around the Corner

October 17, 2017 |

It is still too early to say with any certainty how 5G will roll out, but news items and commentary during the past few weeks reinforce the idea that the rush toward 5G is accelerating.

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Wi-Fi Bug Adds Risks to IoT and Smartphones

October 16, 2017 |

Security for the Internet of Things (IoT) has suffered a major blow. So has the security for any device that uses Wi-Fi connections.

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Ingram Micro Unfurls DaaS Offering on AWS for Samsung Smartphones

October 16, 2017 |

The Ingram service is aimed primarily at organizations that have a small number of business executives interested in using Samsung smartphones to access their applications.

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AT&T, Verizon Lead Fiber Spending in the U.S. and Want People to Know It

October 06, 2017 |

It may not be surprising to learn that AT&T and Verizon are spending the most money on fiber in the United States. What is noteworthy may be that they are being public about it.

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Mobile Augmented Reality Could Be Next Killer App

October 04, 2017 |

Mobile AR seems poised to be the killer app that the mobile sector has been seeking for years.

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New iPhones Breaking and iOS 11 Problems: What Happened to Apple?

October 03, 2017 |

The number of quality problems for Apple, particularly this close to the end of the year, is nearly unprecedented.

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Puerto Rican Cell Infrastructure Devastated by Hurricane Maria

September 29, 2017 |

The fracturing of the electric grid in Puerto Rico means that the cell towers more or less are all off line.

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Zoom Leverages Machine Learning to Expand Online Meeting Experience

September 27, 2017 |

The meeting transcript capability from Zoom employs machine learning algorithms to convert the words spoken in a video conference into text.

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First Responder Networks Must Interoperate

September 26, 2017 |

It is more or less impossible to be against creation of an effective and efficient emergency response network, so a lot of recent progress can all be put in the good news column.

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Intel’s Loihi: In a Decade, Your Smartphone Will Gain Human-Like Intelligence

September 25, 2017 |

Assuming normal development cycles, by this time next decade, we’ll likely be up to our armpits in machines that are arguably smarter than we are.

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Department of Homeland Security Goes After Kaspersky Security Software

September 18, 2017 |

The Department of Homeland Security is mandating all departments and agencies spend the next 30 days identifying security software in their systems from Kaspersky Lab.

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Small Cells at MWC: Obstacles and Progress

September 15, 2017 |

At Mobile World Congress in San Francisco, executives for Nokia and Sprint asked the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to eliminate some non-technical obstacles.

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HP Rises to Productivity Challenge

September 13, 2017 |

New HP capabilities include advanced analytics that help IT organizations identify usage patterns that would indicate what type of machine one employee might be better off using than another.

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Attacks on Mobile Devices, Apps and Bluetooth Increase

September 13, 2017 |

Mobile security is a never-ending back and forth between law breakers and those protecting their data, networks and the public. The news this week from that front is not particularly encouraging.

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