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From the World's First Mobile Phone to Smart Cities and Driverless Cars - Taking a Look Back at the Past 50 Years

Technology brings innovation and over the years we have seen it filter through to almost every aspect of our lives, affecting organisations both large and small, personal lifestyles, government operations and scientific and medical advancements. With this in mind, we have taken a look at how technology has evolved in the past 50 years.

AT&T Announces Emergency Drop Kit to Provide FirstNet Users With Connectivity Wherever They Go

No network provides coverage in all locations, but the Emergency Drop Kit announced yesterday by AT&T soon will let FirstNet users take network connectivity with them virtually anywhere, providing a 300-foot-radius Wi-Fi “bubble” supported by backhaul that can switch seamlessly between satellite and LTE connections.

Cradlepoint Certified FirstNet Ready to Deliver Connectivity to First Responder Organizations

Cradlepoint, a cloud-delivered 4G and 5G wireless network edge solutions, today announced, at the annual Association of Public-Safety Communications Officials International (APCO) show in Las Vegas, its MC400 Modem Module has received FirstNet Ready status and approval – joining FirstNet’s nationwide LTE ecosystem for first responder solutions.

5G and IoT Public Safety Benefits

IoT and 5G technologies can help public-safety communications become more efficient and effective, making communities safer. When tragedies occur, first responders rely on interoperable voice and data communications that are secure, fast and reliable. As first responders depend more on internet of things (IoT) technologies to perform their missions, a new set of challenges for interoperable data communications has emerged.