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Tech Headline News Archive - December 2017

Technology Headline News Archives - RF Cafe

If you came to RF Cafe looking for a certain news item you remember seeing or found on a search engine, there is a good chance it is no longer on the homepage. Headlines change daily (except Saturdays). Here are links to all the headline archives.

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2017: Jan | Feb | Mar | Apr | May | Jun | Jul | Aug | Sep | Oct | Nov | Dec
2016: Jan | Feb | Mar | Apr | May | Jun | Jul | Aug | Sep | Oct | Nov | Dec
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Former NASA Administrator to Head DOD Tech Research


Walmart Calls for Sub-$1 IoT Sensor (akin to call for 1¢ RFID tag)

Broad 3Q 2017 Electronics Supply Chain Growth – Globally and in Europe


Croatia Confirms New 60-M Allocation, Expanded 160-M Privileges

Supreme Court Considers Cellphones and Digital Privacy


Ofcom Tells BT to Speed up Investment in Full Fibre

Semiconductor Sales to Top $400B

W1AW Scheduled Transmissions on 6 Meters Beginning January 2

Teen Suicide Rate Linked to Time on Phone

Amazon Deliverymen Pee in Bottles to Make 200 Parcels/Day Quota (Bezos just needs to give them chocolates)


GaN Chip Vendor Snags $15M in Funding

Metal Plate Shunt Resistors Handle High Currents

Europe Export Drive Is Target of Leeds-Based Tech Network

Microsoft to Modernize Redmond Headquarters Campus in 2018

China's Hypersonic Wind Tunnel Tests Weapons That Could Strike the U.S. in 14 Minutes


Smartphone Addiction Creates Imbalance in Brain

Senate Bill Proposes Prison Time for Failure to Report Data Breaches

Semiconductor Market Grew 12% in Q3

MacOS High Sierra Flaw Creates High Anxiety

Russian Weather Satellite and 18 Secondary Payloads Lost After Rocket Failure


Infineon's 77 GHz Radar ICs Used in Audi A8 Production

Apple Agrees to Pay $15B in Back Taxes to Ireland

Canadian Government Sets up 5G Test Site in Ottawa

Cumulus Radio Files for Chapter 11

Three Chinese Military Surveillance Satellites Successfully Launched


Apple Countersues Qualcomm in Court Fight over Patents, Royalties

GaN Chip Vendor Snags $15M in Funding

Amateur Radio-Carrying D-Star One CubeSat Among Spacecraft Apparently Lost

Verizon to Launch 5G First in Sacramento in Late 2018

Fab Tool Sales Decline for 4th Straight Month


FCC Dismisses Radio Amateur's Petition to Revise Call Sign Rules

7 Reasons Open Source Software Should Be Avoided (I have always been dubious of Open Source)

U.S. Positions to Retake Supercomputer Lead

UK High Tech Catapult Programmes Fall Short

Amazon Gives Warehouse Workers Chocolates to Offset Horrid Conditions


Electronic Counterfeit Parts and Tampering

Andy Rubin, Android Creator, Steps Away from Firm Amid Misconduct Report

Nokia quashes Juniper Networks Rumours

FCC's Pai Says Silicon Valley's Defense of 2015 Net Neutrality is Threat to Internet

Open-Access Quantum Computer Goes Live in Japan

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