FCC Moves Toward Auction of Airwaves Useful for Fast 5G Service

Todd Shields writing at Bloomberg U.S. regulators set rules for gear operating in a swathe of airwaves that may be useful for fast 5G networks, helping to set the stage for an auction of the frequencies to mobile carriers. The Federal Communications Commission with a 4-0 vote Thursday said equipment used in the 24 GHz … Continue reading FCC Moves Toward Auction of Airwaves Useful for Fast 5G Service

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How Big Wireless Made Us Think That Cell Phones Are Safe: A Special Investigation

The Nation has a long article on cell phone safety and the impact of 5G radiation. The article is HERE. After a long argument against the use of the cell phone the article concludes: The wireless industry’s determination to bring about the Internet of Things, despite the massive increase in radiation exposure this would unleash, raises … Continue reading How Big Wireless Made Us Think That Cell Phones Are Safe: A Special Investigation

Brookings CTI: Building a Secure 5G Network Without Nationalization

According to news reports, President Trump's National Security Council staff has proposed government ownership of a 5G wireless network as a solution to the cybersecurity challenges presented by the new technology. Former FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler calls the suggestion "mind boggling" and argues that it may dampen investment in 5G infrastructure. Full Article HERE   … Continue reading Brookings CTI: Building a Secure 5G Network Without Nationalization

Internet use at home soars to more than 17 hours per week

Since the internet became mainstream less than 20 years ago, faith in traditional institutions and consumption of traditional media has also been displaced by faith in newer, digital institutions and consumption of newer, digital media, according to the 15th annual Digital Future Report recently produced by the USC Annenberg Center for the Digital Future. In … Continue reading Internet use at home soars to more than 17 hours per week

RF Energy to Treat Alzheimer

There has been a lot of concern and some brew ha ha about the danger of cell phone radiation. Details here and here. Here is another view on the potential benefits of cell phone radiation. Radio Amateur's Invention to Treat Alzheimer's Patients Going to Clinical Trials Inveterate inventor and radio amateur Eric Knight, KB1EHE, may be … Continue reading RF Energy to Treat Alzheimer