FCC plans net neutrality review to ensure open web | theguardian.com

.. plans to circulate his new proposal for the rules, expected to ensure that network operators disclose exactly how they manage internet traffic and do not restrict consumers as they surf the web.

via FCC plans net neutrality review to ensure open web | Technology | theguardian.com.

DOTmed.com – FDA clears new CT system from Siemens

“The massively enhanced tube power of the SOMATOM Force enables imaging that can be acquired at very low kV settings — and thus at a lower level of radiation dose

— routinely in adult patients and even those of a larger body type.

In the past, these low kV settings would have resulted in noisy, nondiagnostic studies”

via DOTmed.com – FDA clears new CT system from Siemens.

White House committee backs ‘photonics foundry’ idea

“US innovation in silicon photonics is presently limited by the lack of access by academic researchers and small businesses to affordable, US-based, commercial fabrication facilities capable of manufacturing complex integrated photonic-electronic devices”

via White House committee backs 'photonics foundry' idea.

A currency war is coming – MarketWatch

.. hedge funds and other institutional traders have piled into the yen-carry trade:

Selling the yen short and using the proceeds to speculate in dollar- and euro-denominated assets.

Have you been wondering why euro-zone peripheral-bond yields have dropped below equivalent U.S. Treasury yields?

Or why Greece and Portugal are issuing fresh bonds so soon after requiring sovereign bailouts?

via A currency war is coming – Outside the Box – MarketWatch.

Google had secret pact with Samsung over some Apple patent claims | InfoWorld

Google agreed to take over some of Samsung’s defense against patent claims brought by Apple under a secret agreement reached in 2012

via Google had secret pact with Samsung over some Apple patent claims | The Industry Standard – InfoWorld.

As AT&T and Google push broadband adoption, the feds are non-players – Computerworld

About 28% of U.S. homes still don’t have broadband service

via As AT&T and Google push broadband adoption, the feds are non-players – Computerworld.

FCC Takes Major Strides Toward Further Expansion of Rural Broadband | FCC.gov

FCC Takes Major Strides Toward Further Expansion of Rural Broadband | FCC.gov.

FCC Proposes to Make 150 MHz of Spectrum Available for Broadband | FCC.gov

FCC Proposes to Make 150 MHz of Spectrum Available for Broadband | FCC.gov.

Proposes Creation of New Citizens Broadband Radio Service in 3.5 GHz | FCC.gov

Proposes Creation of New Citizens Broadband Radio Service in 3.5 GHz | FCC.gov.

Australia to Buy 58 Lockheed F-35 Jets for $12B

Australia will receive its first F-35 in 2018 and deploy an initial plane in 2020

via Australia to Buy 58 Lockheed F-35 Jets for $12B.