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The Irish Times
Eir launches legal challenge against rural phone services dutylocation overturned. If successful, a major plank of universal service, design
Eir launches legal challenge against rural phone services duty
The Irish Times / Posted 24 minutes ago
location overturned. If successful, a major plank of universal service, designed to ensure every person can receive basic telecommunications services, no matter where they live, may become a thing of the past. “Eir has lodged an appeal in the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Delight and retain clients with excellent customer serviceand a Certified Marketing Professional. He is a Consultant on Retail, Manufactu
Delight and retain clients with excellent customer service
Inquirier.net / Posted an hour ago
and a Certified Marketing Professional. He is a Consultant on Retail, Manufacturing, Pharmaceutical, Real Estate, and Telecommunications sectors. With his background in Behavioral Psychology, he will share an unorthodox, dynamic and... Read more
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The Register
Fifty bills for new Oz parliament, nothing much for techbe no appetite for distributing the AU$128 million telcos and ISPs are expectin
Fifty bills for new Oz parliament, nothing much for tech
The Register / Posted an hour ago
be no appetite for distributing the AU$128 million telcos and ISPs are expecting to get, to help them meet the government's telecommunications data retention regime; no movement on data breach notification laws; or radio spectrum... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Digital ads see 15% hike in first halfthis year will be automotive firms, which are expected to spend nearly 1 billio
Digital ads see 15% hike in first half
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 2 hours ago
this year will be automotive firms, which are expected to spend nearly 1 billion baht, followed by skincare (974 million), telecommunications (915 million) and non-alcoholic drinks (627 million). Mr Norasit said digital advertising has grown in... Read more
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The Register
NZ-funded Hawaiki cable signs DRFortress for landing stationbuilders sought funding. The project got sailing again in April this year with
NZ-funded Hawaiki cable signs DRFortress for landing station
The Register / Posted 3 hours ago
builders sought funding. The project got sailing again in April this year with a $US300 million package from New Zealand telecommunications entrepreneur Malcolm Dick, Sir Eion Edgar and the company's CEO Remi Galasso. Hawaii-based DRFortress... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Energy retail contracts reviewed for unfair termsform consumer contracts in various sectors for unfair terms. The report on the
Energy retail contracts reviewed for unfair terms
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 4 hours ago
form consumer contracts in various sectors for unfair terms. The report on the energy retail sector follows one on the telecommunications sector that was released in February. Commissioner Anna Rawlings said the energy retail sector was chosen... Read more
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WGN Radio Chicago
City Club of Chicago: Elected School Board: Yes or No?addition, Raoul serves as Vice-Chair of the Criminal Law Committee and a member
City Club of Chicago: Elected School Board: Yes or No?
WGN Radio Chicago / Posted 5 hours ago
addition, Raoul serves as Vice-Chair of the Criminal Law Committee and a member of the Judiciary, Consumer Protection, and Telecommunications & Technology Committees. Raoul is a graduate of DePaul University (B.A., Political Science) and the... Read more
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Daily Maverick
End the Spectrum Stand-offand some of the conditions have been revised and corrected. The spectrum stand
End the Spectrum Stand-off
Daily Maverick / Posted 5 hours ago
and some of the conditions have been revised and corrected. The spectrum standoff between ICASA and Minister of Telecommunications and Postal Services Dr Siyabonga Cwele cannot continue delaying the assignment of desperately needed... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Leaked Soros Document Calls For Regulating Internet To Favor 'Open Society' SupportersVery soon, on October 1, 2016, much of the internet's governance will shift fro
Leaked Soros Document Calls For Regulating Internet To Favor 'Open Society' Supporters
Zero Hedge / Posted 5 hours ago
Very soon, on October 1, 2016, much of the internet's governance will shift from the US National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) authority to a nonprofit multi-stakeholder entity, the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names... Read more
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Fortune
The Best States to Buy Stocks in 2016Energy Corp, has risen 102% YTD. The worst states are: Alaska’s state index i
The Best States to Buy Stocks in 2016
Fortune / Posted 5 hours ago
Energy Corp, has risen 102% YTD. The worst states are: Alaska’s state index is comprised of just three companies—two in telecommunications, one in finance. The largest on the index, General Communications, has fallen nearly 31% over the past... Read more
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Kiama Independent
VitalCall's clients vulnerableask," she said. The hotline is available for all NBN-related problems. Mrs Su
VitalCall's clients vulnerable
Kiama Independent / Posted 5 hours ago
ask," she said. The hotline is available for all NBN-related problems. Mrs Sudmalis said residents could also contact the Telecommunications Industry Ombudsman, but must first log a complaint with their service provider. The free call number for... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Suit over AT&T iPhone data plans dismissedannounced last fall that it was raising the limit to 22 gigabytes. The FTC’s r
Suit over AT&T iPhone data plans dismissed
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 5 hours ago
announced last fall that it was raising the limit to 22 gigabytes. The FTC’s regulations do not apply to activities of telecommunications common carriers. But U.S. District Judge Edward Chen of San Francisco agreed last year with the... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Five stocks that have more than just momentum on their sidethat runup have shifted significantly. Through June, the leading market perform
Five stocks that have more than just momentum on their side
The Globe and Mail / Posted 5 hours ago
that runup have shifted significantly. Through June, the leading market performers were defensive stocks such as utilities, telecommunications and health care. But since then, as the market continued to rally, financials and technology stocks have... Read more
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Computer World Australia
Digital transformation is giving IT spending a big boostof IT expenditures, the report suggests, but banking, media, and professional s
Digital transformation is giving IT spending a big boost
Computer World Australia / Posted 5 hours ago
of IT expenditures, the report suggests, but banking, media, and professional services will show solid growth as well. The telecommunications industry will remain relatively sluggish, it said. More than 45 percent of all IT spending worldwide will... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Arris Group to close San Antonio site, lay off 160LLP will close its San Antonio call center and lay off all of the 160 employees
Arris Group to close San Antonio site, lay off 160
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 5 hours ago
LLP will close its San Antonio call center and lay off all of the 160 employees on Oct. 26, the company said Monday. The telecommunications company’s San Antonio call center at 14829 Bulverde Road provides customer support to Dallas-based AT&T... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Sennheiser appoints Atlas GentechAtlas Gentech offers a complete and comprehensive suite of solutions covering t
Sennheiser appoints Atlas Gentech
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 6 hours ago
Atlas Gentech offers a complete and comprehensive suite of solutions covering the IT and Telecommunications market while being the largest distributor of Security equipment in New Zealand. About Sennheiser Audio specialist Sennheiser is one of the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Film crew is raising funds to uncover mystery of a rotating islandwith Argentine film director & producer Sergio Neuspillerm, who made the discov
Film crew is raising funds to uncover mystery of a rotating island
Daily Mail / Posted 6 hours ago
with Argentine film director & producer Sergio Neuspillerm, who made the discovery, as well as tech expert and founder of a telecommunications company, Pablo Martinez,for this journey. 'The Eye' can be found on Google Maps using the coordinates:... Read more
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Computer World Australia
Telco body wants industry to lead on broadband speed claimsshould expect from a particular service. The recommendation was made by Commun
Telco body wants industry to lead on broadband speed claims
Computer World Australia / Posted 6 hours ago
should expect from a particular service. The recommendation was made by Communications Alliance and the Australian Mobile Telecommunications Association (AMTA) in a joint submission to an ACCC consultation on broadband performance... Read more
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NBC Miami
Senate Showdowns Highlight Florida Primary Electionhas been endorsed by President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden. The
Senate Showdowns Highlight Florida Primary Election
NBC Miami / Posted 6 hours ago
has been endorsed by President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden. The outspoken Grayson, an attorney and former telecommunications company president, has represented Florida's 8th and 9th congressional districts. Grayson, 58, made... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Cash Shortages Drive Mobile Money UsageTELECOMMUNICATIONS service providers say the current cash shortages have presen
Cash Shortages Drive Mobile Money Usage
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 hours ago
TELECOMMUNICATIONS service providers say the current cash shortages have presented an opportunity to promote a cashless society resulting in the growth in mobile money transactions. The use of plastic money is one of government's solutions to... Read more
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PhysOrg
Graphene key to growing 2-D semiconductor with extraordinary propertiesa substrate of silicon carbide, which is a technologically important substrate
Graphene key to growing 2-D semiconductor with extraordinary properties
PhysOrg / Posted 9 hours ago
a substrate of silicon carbide, which is a technologically important substrate used widely in industry for LEDs, radar and telecommunications. When heated, the silicon on the surface decomposes and leaves a carbon-rich surface that can reconstruct... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Almost a Million People Cut the Premium TV Cord in Last Quarterand last three months of the year generally see the most new subscribers.) The
Almost a Million People Cut the Premium TV Cord in Last Quarter
Houston Chronicle / Posted 10 hours ago
and last three months of the year generally see the most new subscribers.) The biggest losers in the pay TV space are telecommunications companies: Verizon and AT&T, specifically. AT&T, which purchased satellite provider DirecTV last summer... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
'Isis members' attempt to launch anthrax attack in Kenyafear that the Islamic State is trying to establish a presence in Kenya, East Af
'Isis members' attempt to launch anthrax attack in Kenya
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 10 hours ago
fear that the Islamic State is trying to establish a presence in Kenya, East Africa's biggest economy and telecommunications and transport hub. Al Qaida has long had a presence in the country through its affiliation with... Read more
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New Kerala
India's biggest telecom spectrum auction deferred by two days - newkerala.com #111487biggest-ever telecom spectrum auction has been deferred by two days,to October
India's biggest telecom spectrum auction deferred by two days - newkerala.com #111487
New Kerala / Posted 11 hours ago
biggest-ever telecom spectrum auction has been deferred by two days,to October 1 from September 29, the Department of Telecommunications (DoT) said in a revised Notice Inviting Application (NIA) for the auction here on Monday. While the NIA... Read more
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The Manila Times
Court of Appeals halts commissions review of telco dealgiants PLDT and Globe Telecom scored an initial victory in connection with a le
Court of Appeals halts commissions review of telco deal
The Manila Times / Posted 12 hours ago
giants PLDT and Globe Telecom scored an initial victory in connection with a legal battle over their acquisition of the telecommunications business of San Miguel Corp., with the Court of Appeals halting competition regulators from reviewing the... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Cell use drives up need for towersinclined mobile users and the local airwaves are crowded. To accommodate the g
Cell use drives up need for towers
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 12 hours ago
inclined mobile users and the local airwaves are crowded. To accommodate the growing need for good cell reception, telecommunications towers are placed deliberately -- but often inconspicuously -- in high cellular traffic areas throughout... Read more
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Breitbart
UN Could Take Over ICANN, and the Internet, Oct. 1(ICANN) passes from U.S. administration to the control of a multilateral body,
UN Could Take Over ICANN, and the Internet, Oct. 1
Breitbart / Posted 12 hours ago
(ICANN) passes from U.S. administration to the control of a multilateral body, most likely the United Nations International Telecommunications Union (ITU). While the administration and its defenders have denied that the UN will have authority over... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Woman wants probe for B440,000 phone billnative of Mukdahan, Jongjit Yooprai, asked her father, Prasong, to file a compl
Woman wants probe for B440,000 phone bill
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 12 hours ago
native of Mukdahan, Jongjit Yooprai, asked her father, Prasong, to file a complaint with the National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission on her behalf after a Mukdahan Provincial Court notice was recently sent to her family home,... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Author's Page for Nicholas Johnsonpublic lecturer, TV and radio performer; politician; and lawyer -- with experie
Author's Page for Nicholas Johnson
Op-Ed News / Posted 13 hours ago
public lecturer, TV and radio performer; politician; and lawyer -- with experience in public health, media, computer and telecommunications policy. A native Iowan, Johnson holds undergraduate and law degrees from the University of Texas, Austin.... Read more
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Desert Dispatch
Their View: California not so freevictimless crime laws. Among the rare bright spots were personal freedom (16th)
Their View: California not so free
Desert Dispatch / Posted 13 hours ago
victimless crime laws. Among the rare bright spots were personal freedom (16th), incarceration rate (12th) and cable and telecommunications policy (tied for 1st).“Regulatory policy is even more of a problem for the state than fiscal policy,”... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Cell use driving up need for towersinclined mobile users and the local airwaves are crowded. To accommodate the g
Cell use driving up need for towers
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 14 hours ago
inclined mobile users and the local airwaves are crowded. To accommodate the growing need for good cell reception, telecommunications towers are placed deliberately -- but often inconspicuously -- in high cellular traffic areas throughout... Read more
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Newsmax
UN Could Take Control of ICANNthe U.S. is giving up control of the internet and making it vulnerable to autho
UN Could Take Control of ICANN
Newsmax / Posted 14 hours ago
the U.S. is giving up control of the internet and making it vulnerable to authoritarian regimes, according to a National Telecommunications and Information Administration fact page in 2014. The page said, "The transition process that is under... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Voice TV programme banned for seven daysof the Wake Up News programme on Voice TV website with its commentators on Aug
Voice TV programme banned for seven days
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 14 hours ago
of the Wake Up News programme on Voice TV website with its commentators on Aug 29, 2016. The National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission voted 3-1 to ban the programme for seven days. Regulators have suspended for seven days a news... Read more
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Ball State Daily News
Students share stories of summer travelthis, why do I have to go to the store, why do I have to write down my future e
Students share stories of summer travel
Ball State Daily News / Posted 14 hours ago
this, why do I have to go to the store, why do I have to write down my future events?” he said. Madeline Grosh, a junior telecommunications major, was one of more than 50 students who traveled to Brazil for four weeks to report on the Olympics... Read more
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The Economic Times
India, US to collaborate on harmonisation of product standardsAsia, US Trade and Development Agency (USTDA), emphasized the importance of sta
India, US to collaborate on harmonisation of product standards
The Economic Times / Posted 15 hours ago
Asia, US Trade and Development Agency (USTDA), emphasized the importance of standards across different sectors like energy, telecommunications and infrastructure. "Indian industry needs to adapt to meet increasingly stringent standards to boost its... Read more
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PhysOrg
Tiny 3-D structures nanoimprinted on the end of an optical fibera high throughput and low cost. "There are many potential applications, rangin
Tiny 3-D structures nanoimprinted on the end of an optical fiber
PhysOrg / Posted 15 hours ago
a high throughput and low cost. "There are many potential applications, ranging from bio sensors, and optical trapping to telecommunications," Munechika said. "There are some conventional applications, in which bulky, expensive and... Read more
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PhotonicsOnline
Silicon Nanoparticles Trained To Juggle Lightinformation: from radio waves that carry radio signals over the air to infrared
Silicon Nanoparticles Trained To Juggle Light
PhotonicsOnline / Posted 15 hours ago
information: from radio waves that carry radio signals over the air to infrared radiation and visible light used in telecommunications to transfer data through fibre optics. An essential component of any equipment that relies on... Read more
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Western Advocate
Sydney teenager's alleged Facebook terror threat: 'It will be a bloody massacre far worse than Port Arthur 'remains in jail charged with one count of acting in preparation for, or plannin
Sydney teenager's alleged Facebook terror threat: 'It will be a bloody massacre far worse than Port Arthur '
Western Advocate / Posted 17 hours ago
remains in jail charged with one count of acting in preparation for, or planning, a terrorist act, and one count of using a telecommunications network with the intention to commit a serious offence. At the time of the boy's arrest his father said:... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Digital Economy Over - 100 Projects IdentifiedThe National Strategy Plan for Digital Economy was the focus of a meeting in th
Digital Economy Over - 100 Projects Identified
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 hours ago
The National Strategy Plan for Digital Economy was the focus of a meeting in the Ministry of Posts and Telecommunications on Friday August 26, 2016. The Ministry of Posts and Telecommunications knows what Cameroon will look like by 2020 with the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
MTV Music Awards - Kenya, Nigeria and South Africa Share Most of the Prizeswith local partners. This year for the first time, the TV show will also air on
MTV Music Awards - Kenya, Nigeria and South Africa Share Most of the Prizes
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 hours ago
with local partners. This year for the first time, the TV show will also air on MTVHD, MTV high definition TV service which airs to 21 countries worldwide. The Awards is sponsored for the second year by telecommunications company, Zain Internatio... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Chorus, Spark lead stock index lowerdropped 1.7 per cent to $4.55 after its full-year results, having risen to a re
Chorus, Spark lead stock index lower
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 18 hours ago
dropped 1.7 per cent to $4.55 after its full-year results, having risen to a record high $4.65 last week. The telecommunications network operator said lower regulated pricing for access to its copper services were to blame for... Read more
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Profit Confidential
APS Fulfillment, Inc., South Florida’s Leading Fulfillment Company, Signs Four New Clientsdiverse global footprint with the announcement of four new client wins. The new
APS Fulfillment, Inc., South Florida’s Leading Fulfillment Company, Signs Four New Clients
Profit Confidential / Posted 19 hours ago
diverse global footprint with the announcement of four new client wins. The new clients operate in the fitness supplement, telecommunications, personal care, and pet supplies industries. For competitive reasons, these clients have asked to remain... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Appellate Division gives Citycell more time to pay back government duesthe biometric re-registration of SIM cards, the operator now has less than 200,
Appellate Division gives Citycell more time to pay back government dues
Bdnews24.com / Posted 19 hours ago
the biometric re-registration of SIM cards, the operator now has less than 200,000 subscribers. On Aug 16, the Posts and Telecommunications Division had ‘decided in principle’ to revoke Citycell’s licence after failing to collect the dues from... Read more
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Business Wire
Global Wireless Telecom Services Market Analytics Outlook 2016-2021 Featuring Comcast, Verizon, AT&T, Vodafone & China Mobile Limitedwireless telecom services. Wireless telecom services operate and maintain swit
Global Wireless Telecom Services Market Analytics Outlook 2016-2021 Featuring Comcast, Verizon, AT&T, Vodafone & China Mobile Limited
Business Wire / Posted 19 hours ago
wireless telecom services. Wireless telecom services operate and maintain switching and transmission facilities to provide telecommunications services via airwaves. The services provided by the companies in this industry are cellular phone... Read more
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Business Wire
Global Information Technology Market Analytics Outlook 2016-2021 Featuring Apple Inc, AT&T and Verizongeographies. The information technology (IT) industry deals with the applicati
Global Information Technology Market Analytics Outlook 2016-2021 Featuring Apple Inc, AT&T and Verizon
Business Wire / Posted 19 hours ago
geographies. The information technology (IT) industry deals with the application of computers, computer peripherals and telecommunications equipment to store, retrieve, transmit and maneuver data. It involves computer networking, broadcasting,... Read more
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USA Today
Cheerleader hangs up pom-poms to help kidswith your life? This is what you need to be doing,' " said Madden, who had grad
Cheerleader hangs up pom-poms to help kids
USA Today / Posted 20 hours ago
with your life? This is what you need to be doing,' " said Madden, who had graduated from Ball State University with a telecommunications major in 2010. "'This is what you were called to do.'" She immediately applied to nursing school. Terri... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Airtel Uganda Appoint New Board Chairman(HONS) from Makerere University Kampala. The parent company of Airtel Uganda,
Airtel Uganda Appoint New Board Chairman
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 hours ago
(HONS) from Makerere University Kampala. The parent company of Airtel Uganda, Bharti Airtel Limited, is a leading global telecommunications company with operations in 20 countries across Asia and Africa. Headquartered in New Delhi, India, the... Read more
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Business Wire
RCS&RDS: Cable Communications Systems N.V. Announces Investor Call on the 2016 2nd Quarter ResultsCable Communications Systems CCS is the parent holding company of RCS & RDS, a
RCS&RDS: Cable Communications Systems N.V. Announces Investor Call on the 2016 2nd Quarter Results
Business Wire / Posted 20 hours ago
Cable Communications Systems CCS is the parent holding company of RCS & RDS, a leading provider of pay TV and telecommunications services in Romania and Hungary. In addition, RCS & RDS provides mobile services as an MVNO to the large... Read more
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PhotonicsOnline
Crystal Unclear Why Might This Uncanny Crystal Change Laser Designdepend on a laser pulse’s timing. Small KDP crystals are easy to make, and the
Crystal Unclear Why Might This Uncanny Crystal Change Laser Design
PhotonicsOnline / Posted 20 hours ago
depend on a laser pulse’s timing. Small KDP crystals are easy to make, and these find use in pocket laser pointers and telecommunications systems alike. But for higher-energy applications, scientists have searched for decades for a way to make... Read more
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Business Wire
Eurovision Adds NTT Electronics to Its Technical Fleet for Stunning Summer of Sportin the fields of digital video, photonics, security, and safety. As a member of
Eurovision Adds NTT Electronics to Its Technical Fleet for Stunning Summer of Sport
Business Wire / Posted 21 hours ago
in the fields of digital video, photonics, security, and safety. As a member of the NTT Group, one of the world's leading telecommunications companies, NTT Electronics develops and supplies LSI devices and equipment incorporating superior,... Read more
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