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reuters.com - Khalid Abdelaziz - Telecommunications interrupted in Sudan after coup
Telecommunications interrupted in Sudan after coup
Reuters

KHARTOUM, Oct 26 (Reuters) - Telecommunications were interrupted in Sudan, a Reuters witness said on Tuesday, a day after the country's military seized power in a coup and a health ministry official said seven people were killed in clashes between…

reuters.com - David Shepardson - Biden set to nominate Rosenworcel for new term at telecoms regulator - sources
Biden set to nominate Rosenworcel for new term at telecoms regulator - sources
Reuters

WASHINGTON, Oct 26 (Reuters) - U.S. President Joe Biden is expected to nominate the acting chair of the Federal Communications Commission to serve another term and designate her as the permanent chair, two people briefed on the matter told Reuters.

vice.com - Here's the FBI's Internal Guide for Getting Data from AT&T, T-Mobile, Verizon - VICE
Here's the FBI's Internal Guide for Getting Data from AT&T, T-Mobile, Verizon - VICE
Vice Media

Hacking. Disinformation. Surveillance. CYBER is Motherboard's podcast and reporting on the dark underbelly of the internet. A newly obtained document written by the FBI lays out in unusually granular detail how it and other law enforcement agencies…

nextgov.com - Brandi Vincent - Verizon Set to Lead Naval District Washington's Pivot to a Modern Telecommunications Infrastructure
Verizon Set to Lead Naval District Washington's Pivot to a Modern Telecommunications Infrastructure
Nextgov

Do Not Sell My Personal Information When you visit our website, we store cookies on your browser to collect information. The information collected might relate to you, your preferences or your device, and is mostly used to make the site work as you…

politico.com - John Hendel - Acting chair and progressive favorite expected to get Biden's nods for FCC
Acting chair and progressive favorite expected to get Biden's nods for FCC
POLITICO

The White House's expected endorsement of acting FCC Chair Jessica Rosenworcel is likely to give more momentum to her efforts to close the digital “homework gap” and expand broadband using new subsidy programs created during the…

mb.com.ph - Agence-France-Presse - Haiti hospitals and telecoms hit by fuel shortage as gangs tighten grip
Haiti hospitals and telecoms hit by fuel shortage as gangs tighten grip
Manila Bulletin

Hospitals and telecommunication services in Haiti have warned that services could be halted due to fuel shortages caused by the growing grip of criminal gangs on the capital Port-au-Prince. Lives are “likely to be lost” if fuel…

techcrunch.com - Christine Hall - AtomChat secures new funding to capitalize on Latin American trend of sales through messaging
AtomChat secures new funding to capitalize on Latin American trend of sales through messaging
TechCrunch

Image Credits: AtomChat / AtomChat co-founders Erick Holmann and Rene Mouynes It seems like every website has a chatbot of some kind to help answer simple questions without having to wait for a customer service representative. However, sometimes in…

theglobeandmail.com - David Berman - Analysts downgrade Rogers stock as concerns grow over leadership battles
Analysts downgrade Rogers stock as concerns grow over leadership battles
The Globe and Mail

Please log in to bookmark this story. Create Free Account The dramatic board upheaval at Rogers Communications Inc. is starting to translate into analyst downgrades, amid concerns that uncertainty over leadership at the telecom giant will weigh on…

wsj.com - Dustin Volz - WSJ News Exclusive | State Department to Form New Cyber Office to Face Proliferating Global Challenges
WSJ News Exclusive | State Department to Form New Cyber Office to Face Proliferating Global Challenges
Wall Street Journal

WASHINGTON—The State Department is planning to roll out organizational changes intended to confront international cybersecurity challenges like ransomware and waning global digital freedom, U.S. officials said, the latest of several…

france24.com - Haiti hospitals and telecoms hit by fuel shortage as gangs tighten grip
Haiti hospitals and telecoms hit by fuel shortage as gangs tighten grip
FRANCE 24

Lives are 'likely to be lost' if fuel deliveries do not reach hospitals immediately, warned the acting UN humanitarian coordinator in the country, Pierre Honnorat, in a statement released Sunday. An association of private hospitals in Haiti, which…

forbes.com - Lois Alter Mark - 'Secret Seattle' Reveals 84 Things You Didn't Know About The Emerald City
'Secret Seattle' Reveals 84 Things You Didn't Know About The Emerald City
Forbes

Seattle is well-known for its coffee culture and iconic sights like the Space Needle. But did you know that football fans actually caused a human-made earthquake in the Emerald City and that one of its local neighborhoods claims to be the Center of…

business-standard.com - Press Trust of India - DoT exempts non-telecom revenue for calculation of levies on telcos
DoT exempts non-telecom revenue for calculation of levies on telcos
Busienss Standard

The government on Monday amended the telecom licence norms to reduce the tax burden on telecom operators by exempting all non-telecom revenues, income from dividends, interest, property sale and rent, among others, for calculation of levies like…

legit.ng - Esther Odili - NIN-SIM linkage: Telecom subscribers beg NCC for 2-month extension of deadline
NIN-SIM linkage: Telecom subscribers beg NCC for 2-month extension of deadline
Legit.ng

Subscribers are appealing for an extension of the National Identity Number-Subscriber Identity Module data verification According to the president of the telecoms subscribers, Adeolu Ogunbanjo, there is a need to extend the deadline of NIN-SIM…

uproxx.com - Katie Heindl - Someone In Toronto's Owner Group Tried Blocking Masai Ujiri's New Deal
Someone In Toronto's Owner Group Tried Blocking Masai Ujiri's New Deal
UPROXX

In something straight out of Succession, an executive of the parent company that co-owns MLSE — the ownership group of the Toronto Raptors — tried multiple times to manipulate, block, and sabotage Masai Ujiri's new deal. In a…

usnews.com - 9 Dividend Stocks in the S&P 500 Dishing Out the Most Dividends
9 Dividend Stocks in the S&P 500 Dishing Out the Most Dividends
U.S. News & World Report

Go for big income investments with large dividend yields. When it comes to dividend stocks, many investors are only interested in the larger and more established companies out there that pay back their shareholders. That's because, while you can…

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