State of the Internet Connectivity Visualization. Internet - Our World In Data. Measures of Human Mobility Using Mobile Phone Records Enhanced with GIS Data. Abstract In the past decade, large scale mobile phone data have become available for the study of human movement patterns.
These data hold an immense promise for understanding human behavior on a vast scale, and with a precision and accuracy never before possible with censuses, surveys or other existing data collection techniques. There is already a significant body of literature that has made key inroads into understanding human mobility using this exciting new data source, and there have been several different measures of mobility used.
However, existing mobile phone based mobility measures are inconsistent, inaccurate, and confounded with social characteristics of local context. New measures would best be developed immediately as they will influence future studies of mobility using mobile phone data. White Papers. White Papers. How the Center for Public Integrity measured Internet inequality. To conduct its analysis, the Center for Public Integrity combined these data sets: The Federal Communication Commission’s Form 477 Broadband Deployment Data, as of June 30, 2015, the latest available; 2010 U.S.
Census population data at the census block level, which is the most recent publicly available; 2010-2014 5-year American Community Survey income and demographic data at the census block group level; U.S. Agriculture Department rural-urban continuum codes at the county level. The Center used the FCC’s definition of broadband, a download speed of 25 megabits per second and higher, to determine if broadband was offered by consumer providers in each census block group. Nokia demos first 10 Gbps full duplex DOCSIS 3.1 XG-CABLE. U.S. Cellular: CDMA carriers face a VoLTE 'gap' While some U.S. carriers are moving ambitiously to deploy VoLTE -- T-Mobile is the obvious example here -- U.S.
Cellular is taking a more measured approach and plans to begin to bring the technology to market next year. Liberty completed the integration of Choice Cable TV in Puerto Rico - NexTV News Latin America. US telecommunications company Liberty Global informed through an official statement that it completed the integration of Pay-TV operator Choice Cable TV in Puerto Rico and from April 5th provides uniformed services.
Submarine Cable Map. Click here to launch map TeleGeography’s free interactive Submarine Cable Map is based on our authoritative Global Bandwidth research, and depicts active and planned submarine cable systems and their landing stations.
Selecting a cable on the map projection or from the submarine cable list provides access to the cable’s profile, including the cable’s name, ready-for-service (RFS) date, length, owners, website, and landing points. We added additional functionality to the map in September 2013, making it more comprehensive than ever. You can now: View a list of all cables connected to a specific country—enter “Connected to” and the country name in the search box (for example, “Connected to Australia”). Enabling Access for Education and Learning for Caribbean Development. Caribbean Focus, Global Perspective. Inicio - Indotel. Verizon quietly ditched policy to throttle heaviest 3G users with legacy unlimited data plans. Wistron Corporation. Foxconn. Google warns FCC plan could help ISPs charge senders of Web traffic. Google is warning that the Federal Communications Commission's net neutrality plan could have unintended consequences that help Internet service providers charge Web services for sending traffic.
FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler's plan would reclassify broadband providers as common carriers on two fronts, in the service they provide home Internet customers and their relationships with "edge providers," companies like Netflix that offer content to consumers over the Internet. Classifying the ISP-edge provider relationship is, in the FCC's way of thinking, supposed to provide additional authority so the commission can intervene when an edge provider claims it is being treated unfairly. But Google says that giving the ISP-edge provider relationships a new classification could actually make it easier for Internet providers to charge edge providers for the right to send traffic to consumers. Verizon Wireless admits to hoarding spectrum, ends any argument about a spectrum crunch.
FoxTV10 Recently, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) received a record-breaking $44.9 billion worth of bids in the spectrum auction of AWS-3 airwaves.
The World’s Email Encryption Software Relies on One Guy, Who is Going Broke. Update, Feb. 5, 2015, 8:10 p.m.: After this article appeared, Werner Koch informed us that last week he was awarded a one-time grant of $60,000 from Linux Foundation's Core Infrastructure Initiative.
Werner told us he only received permission to disclose it after our article published. NYU Wireless pushes for FCC to act fast on releasing mmW spectrum. Faster 5G being developed in Arlington Heights for our next-gen devices. Submarine Cable Map. TeleGeography’s Submarine Cable Map has been updated for 2016.
The latest edition depicts 321 cable systems that are currently active, under construction, or expected to be fully-funded by the end of 2016. See a larger version or visit the interactive version of the 2016 Submarine Cable Map. Main Projection.
TIC. Portal:Telecommunication. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Electrical engineering is a professional engineering discipline that deals with the study and application of electricity, electronics and electromagnetism.
The field first became an identifiable occupation in the late nineteenth century with the commercialization of the electric telegraph and electrical power supply. The field now covers a range of sub-disciplines including those that deal with power, optoelectronics, digital electronics, analog electronics, computer science, artificial intelligence, control systems, electronics, signal processing and telecommunications. The term electrical engineering may or may not encompass electronic engineering. ...that Intelsat 1, known as Early Bird, launched in 1965, provided either 240 voice circuits or one two-way television channel between the United States and Europe. MAP: This Is What What Internet Looks Like. 1901EasternTelegraph.jpg (JPEG Image, 1200 × 971 pixels) - Scaled (85%)
Understanding Wireless Communications in Public Safety.
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