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Thu, February 27, 2014 - Aerospace and defense company Boeing this week rolled out the Boeing Black a a heavily secured Android smartphone designed for use by the U.S. military and intelligence agencies, which a no kidding a will essentially self-destruct if tampered with.
Mon, February 03, 2014 - The U.S. Department of Transportation will propose making all new cars talk to each other so they can warn drivers of impending collisions.
Fri, January 24, 2014 - The Obama administration is pressing agencies to unlock data sets to provide a foundation for startup businesses in sectors ranging from healthcare to transportation. But for now much of that data remains trapped in government systems.
Wed, January 22, 2014 - Audi plans to introduce 4G to the 2015 A3. Other carmakers are sure to follow. This will provide better vehicle diagnostics and analytics (along with better Wi-Fi for passengers), and though there are obstacles, they will sound familiar to anyone who works in IT.
Thu, January 16, 2014 - If you're looking to land a job in the hot big data arena, having geographic information services skills can give you a competitive edge.
Wed, January 15, 2014 - As the FCC's official comment period begins, hundreds of people have already weighed in
Tue, December 31, 2013 - Stop waving your hand at every passing cab. Hail them with your phone instead.
Mon, December 16, 2013 - The airline had said it wouldn't "police" voice calls, but after customers responded, it will
Fri, December 13, 2013 - The airline says its Fly-Fi service will be able to carry VoIP and complaints will be handled case by case
Thu, December 12, 2013 - Foreign airlines might easily extend service on flights into the country if the FCC allows it
Thu, November 21, 2013 - The plan would let users connect via mobile networks, but airlines could still ban voice calls
Tue, November 19, 2013 - Gatwick Airport has tendered for a SaaS-based identity management system that has the ability to work with other cloud-based applications.
Wed, November 13, 2013 - People sign up for cruise ships to get away from it all. But not quite all: Passengers still want Wi-Fi access for the growing number of mobile devices they lug with them on vacation for staying in touch, web surfing, music, photos and video. Cruise line Royal Caribbean is turning to 802.11ac to optimize their Wi-Fi connectivity for this mobile data deluge.
Mon, November 11, 2013 - Gatwick Airport is planning to become the first airport to move its central operational database into the cloud, as part of wider plans to consolidate its data center estate.