us capitol law

It’s that time of year where the major wireless providers cry to the US government about how their companies are doomed without additional spectrum being freed up. AT&T has a long history of over-emphasizing capacity and spectrum constraints in order to get what they want from regulators and politicians. Capacity was the primary justification for the company’s decision to impose overage penalties on DSL users, despite absolutely no evidence those networks experience meaningful congestion.

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In 2014, Sprint plans significant cost-reduction efforts that could drive $2 billion in savings. Sprint now seems to be implementing these cost-reduction strategies by cutting a significant chunk of their staff dedicated to repairing and refurbishing phones. A total of 55 slower-performing stores will be shut down across the country within the next few months.

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Sprint absolutely has the tools in place to build one of the most powerful, if not the most powerful, LTE network in the country. Unfortunately, we have been waiting since 2008 to get this so-called powerful 4G network from Sprint and nothing has materialized.

data mining internet of things feature

While many of us dream about the future potential of M2M and the internet of things, the reality is that there are many obstacles that stand in the way of this vision. What is the current state of M2M and the internet of things relative to data mining? Where do we stand?