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2014-05-20 12:30:57

WASHINGTON, May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Effective today, CTIA-The Wireless Association® announced three new members to its 2014 board of directors, including two substitutions and the addition of a new member. Nokia's Executive Vice President of the North American Market for Networks Rick Corker and Ingram Micro North America Mobility's President Bashar Nejdawi will join the board as large supplier representatives, while DoCoMo Pacific's President and CEO Jonathan Kriegel...

2014-04-23 12:34:32

Comcast-NBCUniversal Executive and Former FCC Commissioner to Replace the Retiring Steve Largent WASHINGTON, April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Meredith Attwell Baker, a veteran telecommunications executive and former commissioner of the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), has been named President and Chief Executive Officer of CTIA-The Wireless Association®, effective June 2, the association announced today. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20100629/DC28223LOGO-a Baker, who...

2014-02-20 16:20:21

WASHINGTON, Feb. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Please attribute the following statement to CTIA-The Wireless Association® President and CEO Steve Largent: (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100629/DC28223LOGO-a) "We agree with the DoD's conclusion that its systems must become more spectrally efficient, flexible and adaptable. In fact, these are good goals for all federal users, and CTIA looks forward to engaging with the DoD, NTIA and the whole federal user community...

2014-02-12 16:20:11

WASHINGTON, Feb. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In response to the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) releasing its voluntary cybersecurity framework, please attribute the following statement to CTIA-The Wireless Association® President and CEO Steve Largent: (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100629/DC28223LOGO-a) "While we are still reviewing the voluntary cybersecurity framework, we commend the efforts...

2014-01-30 16:24:12

WASHINGTON, Jan. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following the Federal Communications Commission's (FCC) presentation at its January open meeting on the Broadcast Incentive Auction, please attribute this statement to CTIA President and CEO Steve Largent: (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100629/DC28223LOGO-a) "CTIA welcomes today's FCC update on the timeline and project plan for the broadcast television incentive auction. The incentive auction is critical to unleashing...

2014-01-14 12:30:12

WASHINGTON, Jan. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Please attribute the following to CTIA-The Wireless Association® President and CEO Steve Largent: (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100629/DC28223LOGO-a) "While we are still reviewing the text of the opinion, today's court decision does nothing to temper CTIA members' long-standing commitment to an open Internet and a vibrant wireless ecosystem because that's what wireless customers demand. In fact, the United States...

Smartphone Theft Database Complete: CTIA
2013-12-02 04:47:22

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online A database of stolen smartphones, launched last year as part of the wireless industry’s FCC and federal law enforcement efforts to protect consumer data, has been completed, the CTIA Wireless Association has confirmed. The database, which was first announced in October 2012, now allows cellphone service providers to block the activation of 3G and LTE smartphones that have been reported stolen, according to Sean Hollister of The...


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