First Responder News, Charles Bryson

FCC ANNOUNCES TENTATIVE AGENDA FOR SEPTEMBER OPEN MEETING.  News Release. News Media Contact: Kim Hart at (202) 418-8191, email: Kim.Hart@fcc.gov  OCHTW

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SPRINT NEXTEL CORPORATION, PETITION FOR DECLARATORY RULING.   Granted the Petition in part. (Dkt No.  02-55 ). Action by:  the Commission. Adopted:  09/15/2014 by MO&O. (FCC No. 14-136).  PSHSB

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FCC ANNOUNCES MEETING OF THE COMMUNICATIONS SECURITY, RELIABILITY, AND INTEROPERABILITY COUNCIL SCHEDULED FOR SEPTEMBER 24, 2014 AT FCC HEADQUARTERS. (DA No.  14-1339).  PSHSB . Contact:  Jeffery Goldthorp at (202) 418-1096, email: Jeffery.Goldthorp@fcc.gov or Lauren Kravetz at (202) 418-7944, email: Lauren.Kravetz@fcc.gov

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PUBLIC SAFETY AND HOMELAND SECURITY BUREAU APPROVES IN PART REGION 9 (FLORIDA) 800 MHZ NPSPAC REGIONAL PLAN AMENDMENT. (DA No.  14-1337). (Dkt No 90-119 ).  PSHSB

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PUBLIC SAFETY AND HOMELAND SECURITY BUREAU ANNOUNCES COMMENT AND REPLY COMMENT DATES FOR THIRD FURTHER NOTICE OF PROPOSED RULEMAKING IN THE TEXT-TO-911 PROCEEDING. (DA No.  14-1335). (Dkt No 11-153 10-255 ). Comments Due:  10/16/2014. Reply Comments Due:  11/17/2014.  PSHSB . Contact:  Dana Zelman at (202) 418-0546, email: Dana.Zelman@fcc.gov https://apps.fcc.gov/edocs_public/attachmatch/DA-14-1335A1.doc

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In the news:

FirstNet Approves RFI, Public Notice and FY15 Budget

<http://www.radioresourcemag.com/newsArticle.cfm?news_id=11195>

FirstNet RFI, public notice lay groundwork for network procurement

<http://www.fiercewireless.com/tech/story/firstnet-rfi-public-notice-lay-groundwork-network-procurement/2014-09-17?utm_medium=nl&utm_source=internal>

FirstNet releases RFI for nationwide public safety broadband network

<http://fedscoop.com/firstnet-rfi/#sthash.O8vgZU1c.dpuf>

Scientists Twist Radio Beams to Send Data

<http://www.wirelessdesignmag.com/news/2014/09/scientists-twist-radio-beams-send-data?et_cid=4158077&et_rid=54129357&location=top>

Apple Locks Itself Out of Devices with Passwords

<http://www.wirelessdesignmag.com/news/2014/09/apple-locks-itself-out-devices-passwords?et_cid=4163308&et_rid=54129357&location=top>

Verizon’s Interest in Tower Sale Sparked by $5 Billion AT&T Deal

<http://www.businessweek.com/news/2014-09-17/verizon-s-interest-in-tower-sale-sparked-by-5-billion-at-and-t-deal>

Regulation Hits Self-Driving Cars in California

<http://www.wirelessweek.com/news/2014/09/regulation-hits-self-driving-cars-california?et_cid=4158226&et_rid=54129357&location=top>

Cars that drive themselves starting to chat with each other

<http://www.reuters.com/article/2014/09/13/us-autos-tech-connected-idUSKBN0H809W20140913?

Stanford’s ant-sized radios could connect the world

<http://www.computerworld.com/article/2682854/stanfords-ant-sized-radios-could-connect-the-world.html>

Baker: Wireless is Different

<http://blog.ctia.org/2014/09/10/baker-wireless-is-different/>