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Technology Transition Order; Copper Replacements; CAF Support; FirstNet; KH ... - The National Law Review

2015-08-21
The National Law ReviewTechnology Transition Order; Copper Replacements; CAF Support; FirstNet; KH ...The National Law ReviewLast week, the Commission adopted an IP Transition Report and Order (Order) on the transition of legacy networks to next-generation networks. Under the Order, incumbent local exchange carriers (ILECs) have discretion as to when and where copper ...

BT commences trials of copper-to-the-home G.fast broadband tech - The Register

2015-08-24
The RegisterBT commences trials of copper-to-the-home G.fast broadband techThe RegisterThe company believes that G.fast will enable it to make speeds of a few hundred megabits per second available to millions of homes by 2020 and deliver up to 500Mbps to most of the UK within a decade, as the technology is developed further.BT Starts Trials of GFast Broadband Technology in CambridgeshireBizTek MojoBT will deploy G.fast in 2016-17 if trial is successfulFierceTelecomBT begins G.Fast trials offering 330Mbps copper broadbandV3.co.ukTelecomsTech -Expert Reviews -uSwitch.com (Tech)all 35 news articles »

As phone companies ditch copper, they nix the ability to call during blackouts - Christian Science Monitor

2015-08-07
Christian Science MonitorAs phone companies ditch copper, they nix the ability to call during blackoutsChristian Science MonitorThe Commission still has new hearings scheduled to further define the process for companies as they venture into newer, better, faster technology. And considering the speed at which the industry is evolving, anything the FCC comes up with may have to ...Birch Supports FCC Framework for Network TransitionPR Newswire (press release)all 154 news articles »

Heap Leach: Mining's breakthrough technology - MINING.com

2015-08-19
MINING.comHeap Leach: Mining's breakthrough technologyMINING.com3 million tonnes of copper, which represents roughly 16% of total copper production. With about 327 kt produced in 2012, CODELCO's Radomiro Tomic mine is believed to takes first place in terms of HL copper output, followed by BHP Billiton's Escondida ...

IIA co-chair: FCC fumbled tech transition order - RCR Wireless News

2015-08-28
RCR Wireless NewsIIA co-chair: FCC fumbled tech transition orderRCR Wireless NewsThe Technology Transitions Order was, according to the FCC, implemented “to ensure competition thrives as our networks continue to transition. Specifically, we implement revisions to our copper retirement rules and our service discontinuance rules to ...

Tyrone to halve production, lay off 210 - Silver City Daily Press and Independent

2015-08-28
Tyrone to halve production, lay off 210Silver City Daily Press and IndependentThe company said in a press release Thursday that the layoffs are just one of many operations changes made, in large part, because of the still falling price of copper. “In response to recent declines in commodity prices and the current weakness in ...and more »

Breakthrough Technology in PVD Parts Cleaning - Business Wire (press release)

2015-08-11
Breakthrough Technology in PVD Parts CleaningBusiness Wire (press release)Customers can now turn to Materion for a breakthrough technology in the removal of deposition material from their chamber parts. A unique copper parts cleaning process, developed by Materion chemical engineers, is being offered as an alternative to ...and more »

Tommie Copper CEO among Kids X-Press Honorees - Patch.com

2015-08-28
Patch.comTommie Copper CEO among Kids X-Press HonoreesPatch.comIn 2004, Kallish co-founded Cocona, a fabric technology company. In late 2010, after a debilitating accident, Kallish started his latest company, Tommie Copper, Inc., while looking for a way to assuage his everyday pain as a result of the accident.and more »