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- 4G networks. Hest, David // Farm Industry News;Mid-Feb2011, Vol. 44 Issue 3, p9
This article explains how fourth generation (4G) cellular communications networks are changing agriculture in the U.S. It expects farmers to have access to higher speed Internet services in the future because of 4G networks. It highlights the development of 4G networks by Verizon, AT&T, Sprint....
- 'Last Mile' Problem Solved. Clover, Michael // Fort Worth Business Press;11/30/2001, Vol. 14 Issue 32, p6
Describes solutions to the problem of laying fiber optic cables under city streets in densely populated areas in the U.S. Proprietary technologies for threading fiber optic cables through existing distribution lines; Use of wireless systems as alternative to traditional phone systems.
- Bridge collapse disrupts networks. Meyer, Dan // RCR Wireless News;6/3/2002, Vol. 21 Issue 22, p6
Reports on the collapse of a section of Interstate-40 running across the Arkansas River in eastern Oklahoma severing fiber optic cables running under the bridge and cutting out service to a number of wireless customers in northern Arkansas. Details on the failure of the bridge; Wireless...
- Who's Wiring Colorado? Lainson, Suzanne // ColoradoBiz;Dec99, Vol. 26 Issue 12, p24
Features the telecommunications services in Colorado. Copper wiring; Coaxial cable lines; Fiber optic networks; Wireless; Mobile wireless.
- Fiber Optic cable manufacturing in the US industry market research report now available from IBISWorld. // Fiber Optics Weekly Update;6/22/2012, Vol. 32 Issue 25, p10
The article reports on the market research conducted by IBISWorld on the fiber optic cable manufacturing industry in the U.S. Research shows that the industry has experienced growth as a result of increased demand for fiber optic networks and fiber optic cable. Wireless carriers and cable...
- TELECOMMUNICATIONS. // Crain's Chicago Business;07/03/2000, Vol. 23 Issue 28, pF16
Presents data concerning the telecommunications industry in the United States, compiled as of July 3, 2000. Fiber optic cable in route miles; Percentage of adults with Internet access; Cellular customers of Chicago-area carriers; Wireless phone penetration in major Midwest, national markets.
- Teligent dropping telephone, Internet customers. Solnik, Claude // Long Island Business News (7/1993 to 5/2009);11/23/2001, Vol. 48 Issue 48, p8A
Reports on the decision of the telecommunication services provider Teligent Inc. to cease providing local and internet service by December 15, 2001. Plans of Teligent to continue selling its long distance and some wholesale operations to providers; Financial position of Teligent; Decision of...
- The green mile. Meyers, Jason // Telephony;02/28/2000, Vol. 238 Issue 9, p112
Focuses on the advantages of broadband wireless in reducing the cost for deploying fiber in the metropolitan network. Comparison between broadband wireless and fiber as a medium in connecting a network to a customer; Two applications which prevent broadband wireless from becoming obsolete.
- Price Per Minute In Major Cities. // Wireless Week;04/03/2000, Vol. 6 Issue 14, p36
Presents an airtime pricing model concerning the use of wireless communication systems in the United States as of April 3, 2000. Basic service plan comparisons among telecommunication companies; Actual use model; Data from the Yankee Group.