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More Interindustry Cooperation, Standards, Security Use Needed for IoT, Say Issa, Industry Panelists

ASPEN, Colorado -- Ensuring a reliable level of security among IoT devices and the networks they connect to needs stepped-up coordination between device makers and other sectors, widespread security standards, and increased use of common sense and already-established cybersecurity … Subscribe to Read >>

Intel Ties Launch of 8th-Generation Core Processor Family to Eclipse

Intel timed the release of its 8th-generation core processor family to the eclipse, holding a webcast Monday from its Ronler Acres Campus in Hillsboro, Oregon, along the U.S. coast-to-coast eclipse path. In a Facebook webcast from Hillsboro, Senior Vice … Subscribe to Read >>

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O'Rielly Sees Title II Rollback, Hopes to Work with Rosenworcel on 5.9 GHz

To change his mind on the need for a rollback of FCC Communications Act Title II regulation of the internet, Commissioner Mike O'Rielly would need to see evidence of real, not hypothetical, harm to consumers, substantive data evincing the need, or a showing of precedential or statutory obligations, he said in an interview on C-SPAN's The Communicators set to be televised starting Saturday. Once the agency is done later this month with receiving comments (see 1708170039) on the proposed rollback, "I'll wait to see if anyone makes a compelling case," he said. … Read More >>

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