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MASTERSON ONLINE: Postcard from Ground Zero

This original version of this column was published on September 10, 2002. With the 20th anniversary of September 11 now a week behind us, I felt it remains a fitting reminder of the promise we made to ourselves to never forget. A year ago tonight, Jamie Stockton and Tyler Fowlkes …

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Cellular project in Virginia receives million dollar grant

September 17 — LEBANON, Virginia – A project serving Buchanan and Tazewell counties in Virginia will bring new cell phone service to a 20-mile section of US Highway 460 and serve approximately 25 existing businesses to receive a grant from $ 1 million, officials from the Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC) …

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The US government’s comedic approach to information warfare

The internet is teeming with cats, robots and trolls. Malicious messages, disguised as foreign agents trying to wreak political and social chaos, compete for attention in comment threads, social media ads and sophisticated big data-assisted influencing campaigns. It can be difficult to connect with others through noise. It can be …

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5G soars to the stars

// php echo do_shortcode (‘[responsivevoice_button voice=”US English Male” buttontext=”Listen to Post”]’)?> Prepare to never have an excuse to be off the grid again. The latest update to the 5G New Radio (5G NR) standard will allow compatible devices to connect to 5G compatible satellites anywhere in the world, without the …

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