Communication at a distance, especially the electronic transmission of signals via cell phones
[Commentary] By launching 11,943 satellites SpaceX will do to telecoms what WhatsApp/Facebook Messenger did to SMS and in doing so capture a $1tn+ business — and there’s fringe benefits for Tesla.
[Commentary] The Federal Communications Commission’s L Band is made up of frequencies prime for cellular services but largely walled off for satellite links.
Mobile-only users are usually perceived as a consequence of fixed-mobile substitution.
The most viable way to provide broadband internet service to under-served parts of Pipestone County (MN) is with a wireless system, and even that is not feasible without a grant.
[Commentary] As the Federal Communications Commission takes up the issue of whether to reverse the Obama-era Open Internet Order, a key question consumers and policymakers alike are asking is: What difference do these rules make?
The lack of cellular phone service in Puerto Rico right now is contributing to the unfolding humanitarian crisis on the island.
In his ongoing push to get rid of network neutrality rules, Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai claimed in Sept that the rules caused capital investment in wireless networks to drop in 2016.
Mentioning the public interest just once, the Federal Communications Commission adopted its 20th wireless competition report this week.
With nearly half of Puerto Ricans without clean drinking water, and with the territory's electricity systems “totally shot,” according to President Donald Trump, the Caribbean island is in dire need of hurricane assistance.
The internet is a powerful enabler for social change; yet, for 34 million Americans it remains out of reach.