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Saga Communications, Inc announced today that it has entered into an agreement to purchase the assets of WOGK(FM), WNDT(FM), WNDD(FM), and WNDN(FM), from Ocala Broadcasting Corporation, LLC.  All the stations serve the Gainesville-Ocala, Florida radio market. Ed Christian, President and Chief Executive Officer of Saga Communications, said, "A number of…

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Russia is set to become a “fast follower” 5G nation on the global stage, with 5G networks forecast to provide coverage to more than 80 per cent of the country’s population by 2025, according to a new GSMA study. Russian mobile operators are set to launch commercial 5G networks in…

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AT&T successfully completed the world's first millimeter wave mobile 5G browsing session with a standards-based device on a mobile 5G network last night. "Today's news is a seminal moment in the advancement of mobile 5G technology," said David Christopher, president, AT&T Mobility and Entertainment. "This proves we are well on…

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Businesses in Columbus soon will enjoy up to 2 gigabits per second of symmetrical internet speed with the launch of Cable ONE Business’ new service, Piranha Fiber – Ferociously Fast Internet. This comes five months after the launch of Piranha Fiber in Biloxi and a little over a year since…

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Broadcom Inc., today announced the introduction of the world’s first full-duplex modem implementation based on G.fast technology. With telecom operators seeking a quick, cost-effective path to gigabit broadband, full-duplex builds on the advantages of G.fast for high-density residential environments. Rather than installing fiber all the way to the customer premise,…

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While excitement over upcoming 5G applications increases at a rapid rate week-over-week, Opanga Networks is preparing for data demands to outpace spectrum availability. With the success of 5G riding on service revenue increases from new applications focused in virtual-augmented reality, ultra-high-resolution video, fixed wireless, and connected car, technology experts and…

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The head of Telefonica Deutschland called on Monday for EU regulators to block Vodafone’s planned acquisition of Liberty Global, saying it would lead to a “quasi-monopolisation” of the German cable TV market. Britain’s Vodafone agreed in May to pay $21.8 billion to buy Liberty Global’s assets in Europe, with the…

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Comcast announced that it is the nation’s largest provider of gigabit broadband, with the ultra-fast Xfinity Gigabit Internet and Comcast Business Gigabit services now available to nearly all of the company’s 58 million homes and businesses passed in 39 states and the District of Columbia. This deployment represents the fastest…

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RadioWaves, a leading provider of high-quality microwave antennas and accessories, has released the Enhanced Standard Performance series parabolic line. The ESP series offers a full portfolio covering all unlicensed bands, providing the highest gain in the industry. ESP antennas are available in 2, 3 and 4-foot configurations and come fully…

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Deutsche Telekom is confident it will secure EU antitrust approval to buy Tele2’s (TEL2b.ST) Dutch business, the German company’s chief executive said, adding that the deal was necessary to help the companies compete with bigger rivals. The EU antitrust enforcer has said the merger of the number three and four…