WASHINGTON (AP) — The Pentagon plans to free up a big chunk of its military airwaves in the U.S. for high-speed internet service, part of a broader push to get ahead of China in the deployment of...
WAILUKU, Hawaii (AP) — The Maui Planning Commission has approved a permit for a communications tower that would serve as a backup system in emergency situations.
LONDON (AP) — The CCTV footage from a Dutch business park shows a man in a black cap pouring the contents of a white container at the base of a cellular radio tower. Flames burst out as the man...
Apple and Google fueled hopes for digital technology’s promise against a fast-moving, invisible killer, announcing a joint effort to help public health agencies worldwide leverage smartphones to...
STAMFORD, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut's governor is holding a ceremonial bill signing for legislation to accelerate the deployment of high-speed, 5G wireless technology in the state.
ROANOKE, Va. (AP) — A Bent Mountain local who felt ignored by the telecom giants has taken things into his own hands and set out on a mission to deliver high-speed internet to his neighbors, many for the first time ever.
Eathan Gleiner's new internet service provider company, MtnNet, hopes to bring the same speeds people expect in downtown Roanoke or Blacksburg to a relatively small number of far-flung customers in parts of Roanoke County.
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Gov. Rick Snyder has signed legislation to ease the wireless industry's shift to next-generation technology in Michigan.
The laws enacted Wednesday establish statewide regulations and fee limits for the installation of a dense network of "small cells" on telephone poles, traffic signals and other infrastructure.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on a White House tech meeting (all times local):
President Donald Trump has met with a group of tech executives at the White House.
His daughter and adviser, Ivanka Trump, helped coordinate the Thursday meeting to field ideas about securing U.S. dominance in artificial intelligence, quantum computing, advanced manufacturing and faster wireless technology known as 5G.
NEW YORK (AP) — Cellular companies such as Verizon are looking to challenge traditional cable companies with residential internet service that promises to be ultra-fast, affordable and wireless.
Using an emerging wireless technology known as 5G, Verizon's 5G Home service provides an alternative to cable for connecting laptops, phones, TVs and other devices over Wi-Fi. It launches in four U.S. cities on Monday.
NEW YORK (AP) — Cellular companies are looking to challenge traditional cable companies with residential internet service that promises to be ultra-fast, affordable and wireless.
Verizon's wireless service for the home launches in four cities Monday using an emerging wireless technology known as 5G.
The service promises to be cheaper to build and operate, but its success will depend on whether it turns out to be affordable and reliable.
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — LG Electronics said Thursday that it will work with Qualcomm to jointly research and develop autonomous driving technologies.
The South Korean company said in a statement that the U.S. chipmaker and the company have opened a joint research center in Seoul and will open another one in Seoul by the end of 2018.
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Legislation aimed at enabling Rhode Island to adopt fifth-generation wireless technology, known as 5G, is heading to Gov. Gina Raimondo for approval.
The General Assembly last week passed the legislation that sponsors say will facilitate the installation of technology for the network in the state.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — AARP Illinois and consumer-rights groups in the state say they oppose legislation that would allow AT&T to divert its resources away from landlines.
The legislation would permit the utility giant to free itself from a legal obligation to provide landline service in areas with old technology. AT&T officials said almost 90 percent of customers have gotten rid of landlines in favor of wireless technology or internet-based communication.
ATLANTA (AP) — A company that handles parking enforcement for the city of Atlanta knowingly and illegally cited drivers for non-existent violations, a lawsuit filed Wednesday alleges.
The suit alleges that PARKatlanta and its parent company have known for years that the wireless technology it uses "causes a lack of synchronized and accurate data" that can result in the mobile devices used by the company's employees showing that someone hasn't paid for parking when, in fact, they have.
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Rhode Island Gov. Gina Raimondo says she's positioning her state to be the first to deploy fifth-generation wireless technology, known as 5G.
The Democratic governor said Wednesday that the state has issued a request inviting recommendations from national telecommunications firms for making the state a hub for 5G networks. Responses are due by Jan. 13.