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Benton Foundation provides free, daily summaries of articles concerning the quickly-changing telecommunications policy landscape.

White House Promotes Tech Meetups

Location:
The White House, 1600 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington, DC, 20500, United States
Recommendation:
2

The White House's tech policy leaders are making a bet that just getting tech-minded citizens in a room together could boost employment and entrepreneurship in the US. And they might even be willing to pony up the space to hold the gatherings in the future.

The Future Of Museums Is Reaching Way Beyond Their Walls

Location:
American Museum of Natural History, Central Park W and 79th St, New York, NY, 10024, United States
Recommendation:
1

The American Museum of Natural History has always been one of the most popular destinations in New York City. Even with this influx of people coming to its doorstep, however, the museum is now equally focused on drawing a crowd beyond its campus.

Innovation, Collaboration and Sharing in the 3.5 GHz Band

Location:
National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA), 1401 Constitution Ave, Washington, DC, 20230, United States
Recommendation:
1

In an important step toward meeting President Obama’s goal of making 500 megahertz of spectrum available for mobile broadband by 2020, the Federal Communications Commission approved an innovative regulatory framework that will enable access to 100 megahertz of spectrum in the 3550-3650 MHz (3.5 GHz) band.

Bringing Spectrum Sharing to a "Model City"

Location:
National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA), 1401 Constitution Ave, Washington, DC, 20230, United States
Recommendation:
1

As we explore a bold new world of sharing spectrum across government and commercial users, National Telecommunications and Information Administration is continuing the conversation about how to make this vision a reality. NTIA and the Federal Communications held a two-day workshop focused on the Model City initiative, which would establish a pilot program in a major U.S. city or cities that will serve as a test bed to evaluate and demonstrate spectrum-sharing technology in a real-world urban environment.

CenturyLink Sues FCC Over Open Internet Order

Location:
CenturyLink, 100 CenturyTel Dr, Monroe, LA, 71201, United States
Recommendation:
2

CenturyLink has added its voice to the chorus of legal challengers to the Federal Communications Commission’s Open Internet rules.

Google shaking up search results on smartphones

Location:
Google, 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA, 94043, United States
Recommendation:
1

Google is about to change the way its influential search engine recommends websites on smartphones in a shift that's expected to sway where millions of people shop, eat and find information. The revised formula, scheduled to be released April 21, will favor websites that Google defines as "mobile-friendly."

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Benton Foundation provides free, daily summaries of articles concerning the quickly-changing telecommunications policy landscape.

White House Promotes Tech Meetups

Location:
The White House, 1600 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington, DC, 20500, United States
Recommendation:
2

The White House's tech policy leaders are making a bet that just getting tech-minded citizens in a room together could boost employment and entrepreneurship in the US. And they might even be willing to pony up the space to hold the gatherings in the future.

The Future Of Museums Is Reaching Way Beyond Their Walls

Location:
American Museum of Natural History, Central Park W and 79th St, New York, NY, 10024, United States
Recommendation:
1

The American Museum of Natural History has always been one of the most popular destinations in New York City. Even with this influx of people coming to its doorstep, however, the museum is now equally focused on drawing a crowd beyond its campus.

Innovation, Collaboration and Sharing in the 3.5 GHz Band

Location:
National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA), 1401 Constitution Ave, Washington, DC, 20230, United States
Recommendation:
1

In an important step toward meeting President Obama’s goal of making 500 megahertz of spectrum available for mobile broadband by 2020, the Federal Communications Commission approved an innovative regulatory framework that will enable access to 100 megahertz of spectrum in the 3550-3650 MHz (3.5 GHz) band.

Bringing Spectrum Sharing to a "Model City"

Location:
National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA), 1401 Constitution Ave, Washington, DC, 20230, United States
Recommendation:
1

As we explore a bold new world of sharing spectrum across government and commercial users, National Telecommunications and Information Administration is continuing the conversation about how to make this vision a reality. NTIA and the Federal Communications held a two-day workshop focused on the Model City initiative, which would establish a pilot program in a major U.S. city or cities that will serve as a test bed to evaluate and demonstrate spectrum-sharing technology in a real-world urban environment.

CenturyLink Sues FCC Over Open Internet Order

Location:
CenturyLink, 100 CenturyTel Dr, Monroe, LA, 71201, United States
Recommendation:
2

CenturyLink has added its voice to the chorus of legal challengers to the Federal Communications Commission’s Open Internet rules.

Google shaking up search results on smartphones

Location:
Google, 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA, 94043, United States
Recommendation:
1

Google is about to change the way its influential search engine recommends websites on smartphones in a shift that's expected to sway where millions of people shop, eat and find information. The revised formula, scheduled to be released April 21, will favor websites that Google defines as "mobile-friendly."

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