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Small wireless carriers feel squeezed on multiple fronts

Leaders from some smaller wireless carriers expressed dissatisfaction and concern about several aspects of their business at this week’s CCA Annual Convention in Phoenix. They’re concerned that digital-divide money will all go toward fiber, that Universal Service Funds (USF) are drying...

Jio has installed 4M macro cells, plans to resell its technology

Here’s a rather phenomenal fact: Reliance Jio has been in operation as a wireless carrier in India for just five years, and it already covers 99% of the country’s population with 4G LTE. It has also erected four million macro...

Anterix scores $30M lease with Evergy for 900 MHz spectrum

Anterix is building steam with utility companies, notching a third long-term lease for use of its 900 MHz spectrum in a 20-year $30 million agreement with power company Evergy. Evergy gets exclusive access to 6 MHz of the low-band spectrum...

Amazon.com: First Alert EZ Fire Spray, Extinguishing Aerosol Spray, AF400 : Everything Else

Style:EZ Fire Spray Product Description The First Alert EZ Fire Spray Fire Extinguishing Aerosol Spray is easier to use than traditional fire extinguishers and discharges 4 times longer than regular extinguishers, making it ideal for fighting common household fires and...

iPhone 13 sports dual eSIM support

For the first time, Apple’s iPhone sports dual eSIM support, but it’s not clear how much that’s going to mean for the average consumer. The feature was spotted earlier this week by 9to5Mac, which reported on how Apple introduced eSIM...

Indian government throws a lifeline to Vodafone and other telcos

The Indian telecom industry has welcomed the relief measures announced by the government earlier this week, establishing a four-year moratorium period on dues and adjusting the definition of adjusted gross revenue (AGR). The industry has been in distress for several years...

Verizon’s current fiber rollouts are all connected to 5G

When you think of Verizon and fiber, you tend to think of Fios, which is a fiber-based brand in the Northeast U.S. that bundles connectivity, voice and video. But Verizon has other fiber, as well, including long-haul routes. And the...

Parallel Wireless aims to double employee base by end of 2022

The open Radio Access Network (RAN) movement is sweeping over the wireless world and Parallel Wireless is one vendor that’s staffing up. This week, the company, which was founded in 2012, announced it’s expanding its open RAN research and development...

Amazon.com: Gilligan’s Island: The Complete Series Collection (Repackage) : Bob Denver, Alan Jr. Hale, Jim Backus, Russell Johnson, Tina Louise, Natalie Schafer, Dawn Wells: Movies & TV

Gilligan’s Island: The Complete Series Collection Shipwrecked on an uncharted South Pacific island, seven stranded castaways struggle to survive the outdoors, as well as one other, in this wonderfully wacky comedy series. GILLIGAN’S ISLAND: SEASON 1 Shipwrecked on an uncharted...

What’s in the cards for the 3.45 GHz auction?

The next U.S. mid-band spectrum auction is set to start on October 5 for spectrum in the 3.45 GHz range. Leading up to Auction 110, analysts have speculated how carriers might or might not show up.   The deadline to resubmit...