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Pentagon To Open Up Wireless Spectrum For Private Sector Use
2013-07-24 08:52:22

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online The Department of Defense (DoD) said on Tuesday it could transition its operations out of the 1755-1780 MHz frequency band to make the spectrum available for private sector use, the Wall Street Journal reports. In a letter to the National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) released by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) on Tuesday, the Pentagon said it could relinquish the spectrum "while ensuring no...

2013-07-15 23:02:48

To better educate policymakers around the world about the economic and social benefits presented by an increasingly information-rich world, the Information Technology and Innovation Foundation (ITIF) has established the Center for Data Innovation. Washington, D.C. (PRWEB) July 15, 2013 The unprecedented volume of data generated by today's computing infrastructure is transforming our society and creating significant opportunities for innovation in numerous fields from healthcare to...

2013-07-12 23:35:35

Andrews Osborne Academy, a coeducational, college preparatory day and boarding school, is pleased to announce the newly formed Office of Institutional Advancement. Willoughby, OH (PRWEB) July 11, 2013 Andrews Osborne Academy(AOA), a coeducational, college preparatory day and boarding school, is pleased to announce the newly formed Office of Institutional Advancement (OIA). The OIA combines the Marketing and Development Departments to concentrate our efforts in raising awareness of our...

2013-06-20 23:15:32

As part of its annual process, the NTIA is seeking expressions of interest to fill any vacancies on the Board at the time certain initial appointments expire on August 19, 2013. Bluffton, IN (PRWEB) June 20, 2013 The Wireless Internet Service Providers Association (WISPA), a membership organization that promotes the development, advancement and unity of the wireless Internet service provider industry, today announced that it has endorsed, Forbes Mercy, Vice President and Legislative Chair...


Word of the Day
vermicular
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
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