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Amateur radio field day sent on June 26 and 27 | Local News

Amateur Radio’s “Field Day” will be held on June 26-27 and will focus on service and science. Members of the Middle Tennessee Amateur Radio Society (MTARS) will participate in the National Amateur Radio Exercise Field Day at Old Stone Fort State Archaeological Park in Manchester. This year the focus will …

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ROBERT MACFARLANE LUCE | Summer article

Robert Luce died on Wednesday June 2, 2021 following a motorcycle accident. Born August 13, 1998 in Williamsburg, Virginia, Robert moved to Greenville at the age of 2.5 and attended Augusta Circle Elementary School, Hughes Middle School and Greenville High. As a child he enjoyed sports and was active in …

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What is the problem with the infrastructure?

As negotiations intensify with deadlines looming for the White House and Congress, we are examining infrastructure. Infrastructure is a system – of systems – which forms the foundation of modern life. The infrastructure has a history going back over 2,500 years. The Romans took the technology from Egypt and India, …

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AT&T, Verizon Push Free iPhones for Long-Term Customers

The wireless contract is making a comeback. US mobile carriers have offered their most generous discounts in years, offering some customers brand-new devices with no down payment or small monthly payments spread over several months. AT&T discounts Inc., T 0.14% Verizon Communications Inc. VZ 0.56% and T-Mobile US Inc. TMUS …

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Winter Park will allow marijuana dispensaries, delivery

Months of discussion resulted in Winter Park city council approval for the retail sale of medical marijuana in town, as well as the delivery of medical marijuana. On Tuesday, the council unanimously approved the first reading of an ordinance defining legal sales in the city and implementing a special 5% …

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Shabaab increases attack rate in Kenya

Over the past few weeks, Shabaab, Al Qaeda’s branch in East Africa, has carried out a multitude of attacks in northeast Kenya. Since the beginning of the year, the jihadist group has continued to claim operations inside the country. From May 21, three Kenyan police officers were killed by an …

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Council learns more about small cell wireless licenses and the design work of the OKs 4th Avenue Cultural Corridor

Board member Laura Johnson (bottom row – left) interviews representatives of the wireless industry at Tuesday’s board meeting. Installing small-cell wireless facilities in the city’s right-of-way continued to be a focus of Edmonds City Council’s concerns on Tuesday evening as council members held a second round of discussions on the …

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Are the prospects for broadband gaining ground? | Broadband

State, federal funds possible; Shentel floats provide for expanded service – and more ride Shentel, a telecommunications company based in Edinburgh, Virginia, has won a federal grant to provide broadband in the southeast corner of Rappahannock County, as shown here. The Rappahannock County Broadband Authority is fighting against time to …

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Civil Service Commission Member Urges Rural Cities and Counties to Use American Relief Plan Act Funds to Improve Broadband, Water or Sewer | Local

“It is extremely costly” to expand broadband in rural areas, “but it is also costly to lose people and businesses,” she said. Ricketts announced $ 30 million in grants in October to connect 17,600 households to broadband, using part of Nebraska’s share of general COVID-19 relief under the CARES Act …

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California gears up for wildfire season | New

As the entire state grapples with a prolonged drought, State Senator Mike McGuire braces for an active fire season on the North Coast. “The era of mega-fires is here,” said McGuire. “With this ongoing drought emergency and humidity levels already at record levels in our forests and wildlands, we envision …

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Get an Eero 6 mesh Wi-Fi system for $ 80 off today

Eero sells some of the best mesh Wi-Fi systems available today, and the company’s latest models are the Eero 6 and Eero 6 Pro. Both offer full Wi-Fi 6 support, easy management through the mobile app, and even connection to Zigbee smart home devices. The non-Pro system with three routers …

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Globe obtains a loan to finance its investments

Globe Telecom Inc. has secured a $ 100 million loan from Bank of China (Hong Kong) Ltd., which will help fund the company’s capital spending (capex) for 2021, according to a disclosure to the exchange. The telecommunications company said it plans to spend 70 billion pesos in capital spending this …

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Summer heat is coming this week

The Hudson Valley had pleasant weather this weekend as temperatures remained in the 70s until the afternoon, under mostly sunny skies. As this week approaches, it is expected to get even warmer, bringing the region its first glimpse of summer weather. Monday’s highs will remain in 1970s lows, under partly …

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New device is powered by 5G signals captured in the air

5G: The 5 gigahertz frequency band used to transmit a new generation of Wi-Fi signals. antenna: (in physics) Devices for capturing (receiving) electromagnetic energy. cell: (in telecommunications) A technology which relies on a large number of base stations to relay signals. Each base station covers only a small area, called …

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AT & T-Discovery deal would create a media juggernaut

[Latest news: AT&T and Discovery announce deal.] Less than three years after AT&T spent more than $ 85 billion and millions more to push back the government’s challenge to buy Time Warner, one of the media’s biggest prizes, the phone company has decided on a completely different strategy. AT&T is …

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