State of the Net Conference Underway

The Congressional Internet Caucus Advisory Committee’s eleventh “State of the Net” conference is underway in DC today.  High Tech Forum Editor Richard Bennett is in attendance, and will be participating…

January 18, 2011 0

TGIFunny: How an engineer folds a t-shirt.

Actually, I want one of these things. How an engineer folds a t-shirt

January 14, 2011 1

Internet in 2010 by the Numbers

What are 262 billion, 21.4 million, 202 million, 1.97 billion, 2 billion, and 4? According to Royal Pingdom’s breakdown they would be the: 262 billion: The number of spam emails…

January 13, 2011 1

TGIFunny … “My Blackberry’s Not Working”

Hilarious video from BBC. Apropos of the end of CES, we think. Blackberry’s Not Working

January 7, 2011 0

Experimental Radio Applications at the FCC

This summarizes a selection of applications for the Experimental Radio Service received by the FCC during December 2010. These are related to FM broadcasting, Positive Train Control, TV white space,…

January 3, 2011 0

Top Ten List of the Top Ten Tech Lists…

Hightechforum has sorted through the blizzard of year-end analyses that are populating our favorite news sources.  We’ve rounded up the round-ups and top-tenned the top ten (or so).  Here you…

December 30, 2010 2

Has the FCC Created a Stone Too Heavy for It to Lift?

After five years of bickering, the FCC passed an Open Internet Report & Order on a partisan 3-2 vote this week. The order is meant to guarantee that the Internet…

December 24, 2010 1

It Finally Happened

So the FCC has finally gone and passed a net neutrality rule after all these many years of talking about how best to approach the Internet. Here’s the press release…

December 21, 2010 3

FCC Seeks Input on Dynamic Spectrum Access

As a prelude to proposing rules, the FCC is seeking comment on many issues related to dynamic spectrum access technologies, including how they can increase spectrum capacity and what the…

December 16, 2010 0

CTIA Report by the Numbers

The newly-released CTIA report on mobile networks reveals some interesting data. Summing the revenue data, the report says that US carriers have invested $295B in capital equipment and billed $1.4T…

December 14, 2010 2