Advanced 911 technology can become reality through smart, efficient spending and a crackdown on some states' practice of diverting fees allotted for emergency services, FCC Commissioner Michael O'Rielly said Wednesday.
Advanced 911 technology can become reality through smart, efficient spending and a crackdown on some states' practice of diverting fees allotted for emergency services, FCC Commissioner Michael O'Rielly said Wednesday.
Like all computer systems, vehicles are open to exploitation by hackers or even misconfiguration by their manufacturers. As such, we cannot take an old-school mentality when building new-school systems.
Like all computer systems, vehicles are open to exploitation by hackers or even misconfiguration by their manufacturers. As such, we cannot take an old-school mentality when building new-school systems.
Americans already skeptical of internet service providers’ ability to keep their personal data private are even more doubtful Facebook, Twitter and Google can do so, according to a new Morning Consult/POLITICO poll.
Americans already skeptical of internet service providers’ ability to keep their personal data private are even more doubtful Facebook, Twitter and Google can do so, according to a new Morning Consult/POLITICO poll.
More than half of people (57 percent) already realize artificial intelligence is present in their daily lives, but they're split on its level of threat, according to a recent Morning Consult poll. Forty-one percent of 2,200 adults polled believe AI is generally safe, while 38 percent of people think it’s unsafe.
More than half of people (57 percent) already realize artificial intelligence is present in their daily lives, but they're split on its level of threat, according to a recent Morning Consult poll. Forty-one percent of 2,200 adults polled believe AI is generally safe, while 38 percent of people think it’s unsafe.
This case concerns substantive questions of patent validity and infringement and also an unusual procedural question – both of which could have important implications for IP law.
This case concerns substantive questions of patent validity and infringement and also an unusual procedural question – both of which could have important implications for IP law.
In the wake of U.S. withdrawal from the Trans-Pacific Partnership, tech leaders hope industry-friendly provisions from that failed trade deal will re-emerge in a renegotiated North American Free Trade Agreement.
In the wake of U.S. withdrawal from the Trans-Pacific Partnership, tech leaders hope industry-friendly provisions from that failed trade deal will re-emerge in a renegotiated North American Free Trade Agreement.
Industry and government stakeholders must harness this enthusiasm and continue to work together to craft a true, holistic plan for UAS integration into the airspace, including allowing nighttime operations, platforms above 55 pounds, access to higher altitudes and beyond line-of-sight operations.
Industry and government stakeholders must harness this enthusiasm and continue to work together to craft a true, holistic plan for UAS integration into the airspace, including allowing nighttime operations, platforms above 55 pounds, access to higher altitudes and beyond line-of-sight operations.
Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai on Wednesday addressed a long-standing concern about operations at the agency by saying the FCC will establish an Office of Economics and Data.
Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai on Wednesday addressed a long-standing concern about operations at the agency by saying the FCC will establish an Office of Economics and Data.
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Tech Brief: Week in Review & What’s Ahead

House Judiciary Committee Chairman Bob Goodlatte (R-Va.) and ranking member John Conyers (D-Mich.) have requested Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats provide an estimate of how many Americans have been impacted by surveillance under Section 702 of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act by Monday. The law expires at the end of 2017 and will require reauthorization from Congress.

Tech Brief: T-Mobile Wins FCC Spectrum Auction

T-Mobile US, Inc., Dish Network LLC and Comcast Corp. were the largest winners of the Federal Communications Commission’s spectrum auction, with T-Mobile spending $8 billion, Dish spending $6.2 billion and Comcast spending $1.7 billion. The spectrum, in the 600 megahertz range, is crucial for any company looking to expand its wireless capabilities.

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