Tag Archives: Wireless

ICF To Help W. Va. Review State Broadband Project

ICF International will help the state of West Virginia review a federal stimulus grant for a statewide broadband project, the Charleston Gazette reports. The project was intended to provide fiber optic cable to public schools, libraries, emergency dispatch centers and health-care facilities. In July 2010, the state purchased Cisco’s 3945 …

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In-Q-Tel and Connectify Secure Strategic Agreement to Advance Wireless Networking

In-Q-Tel announced it has secured a strategic agreement with Connectify working to advance wireless networking capabilities for the U.S. intelligence community. IQT’s investment will facilitate the development of Connectify’s networking software aiming to create a secure remote networking platform and aggregation technology. These new technologies would enable users to spontaneously create self-forming virtual private …

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Lockheed Martin Mine Safety Tech Approved

Lockheed Martin announced yesterday it has won regulatory approval for its wireless mine-safety technology MagneLink Magnetic Communication System, which helps underground miners talk to workers on the surface. The Mine Safety and Health Administration was working with Lockheed Martin to certify the equipment for use in mines prior to approving …

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Verizon Calls to Japan Free

Verizon has taken steps to lessen the anxiety friends and family members of those residing in Japan must be feeling post-earthquake and tsunami. The wireless company is offering all post-paid customers free calling to Japan through April 10. All calls, texts and multimedia messages to Japan made from most wireless …

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