Communication

Laser-controlled solid-state switch for next-generation communications

Engineers at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory have designed a new type of laser-driven semiconductor switch that can theoretically achieve higher speeds at higher voltages than existing photoconductive devices. If the device could be made, it could be miniaturized and incorporated into satellites to enable communication systems beyond 5G, potentially transferring …

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NSA offers tips for securing unified communication channels

The guidelines set out best risk mitigation practices Akshaya Asokan (asokan_akshaya) • June 18, 2021 The United States National Security Agency has released guidance to help federal agencies and businesses protect their unified communication channels and IP voice / video calls from cyber threats. See also: Live Webinar | The …

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Intercultural communication

RESEARCH Introduction to intercultural communication Intercultural communication is the research / study and practical exercise of communication (verbal, non-verbal) through different cultural settings. The same goes for national and international cultural differences such as ethnicity or race, and gender / sex, and for international differences, i.e. associated with different nationalities …

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Communication failure

Calls are growing for the government to ensure that data collected from Covid-19 applications is shared among state agencies as an effective way to fight the pandemic. As the pandemic rages on, a host of technologies ranging from cloud computing and the Internet of Things (IoT) to digital health passes …

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Graduates, never stop learning to communicate

OK, OK, I’ve heard everything from my own kids before that there wasn’t enough time to read a book on how to communicate effectively. No problem. If you are an active person, there is this thing called audiobooks, so no excuses. Here we are! First of all, let me congratulate …

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Justice Department watchdog to investigate Democrats’ communications data entry

The Department of Justice’s internal watchdog will investigate efforts by the department during former President Donald Trump’s administration to seize Democrats’ communications data in the United States House of Representatives, confirmed the watchdog. Department of Justice Inspector General Michael Horowitz said his office was beginning a review of “the Department’s …

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PR Club Honors New England Communications Professionals at 53rd Annual Bell Ringer Awards

BOSTON–(COMMERCIAL THREAD)–The Public relations club, the region’s leading commercial communications organization, yesterday completed its 53rd annual Bell Ringer Awards. The annual event celebrated the work of public relations and communications professionals from across New England through a virtual event to bring the spirit of a ceremony in person to the …

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DEA Official, Opioid Distributors Blame Other Parties for Lack of Communication and Opioid Crisis | Legal matters

Opioid distribution companies and a retired DEA official blamed each other during the Charleston trial on Wednesday, saying their counterparts were unclear in communication, which fueled the opioid crisis in the Appalachians. Joe Rannazzisi, head of the Drug Enforcement Administration’s Diversion Control Office from 2006 to 2015, and the distributors …

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The importance of transparency, choice and communication

“For them, it’s all about transparency, choice and communication. Fortunately, these are characteristics around which we have built our proposal. The response from the middleman community to our return to the market has been overwhelming. During this time, we spoke to many brokers who have a great affinity with the …

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General Atomics Preparing LINCS Satellites for Optical Communication System Demonstration Mission

General atomic‘ The electromagnetic systems industry has launched final preparations for the launch of its laser interconnect and network communication system satellites aboard the Falcon 9 rocket for a series of inter-satellite optical link experiments. GA-EMS, in collaboration with the Space Development Agency, will conduct demonstrations using the LINCS system …

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Medicare changes require more communication

The Consumers Health Forum urged the federal government to consider a short hiatus on introducing proposed changes to Medicare benefits to allow time for a communications and implementation strategy to help consumers and physicians prepare to changes. Changes to the health insurance program around 900 orthopedic, cardiac and general surgery …

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JBU communication students win awards

Communication students at John Brown University won a number of awards from the Arkansas College Media Association, the Arkansas Press Women, and the Evangelical Press Association at the end of the school year. The Evangelical Press Association awarded the Threefold Advocate with an Award of Excellence for the newspaper’s digital …

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Pandemic or not, communication is key

I had a stroke a year ago. The woman I was dating at the time walked away. I don’t hold a grudge but yearn for privacy again. I am deeply grateful that I did not have any major external injuries from the stroke, but my stamina is still very low …

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Actors also responsible for communication problems

One of the biggest defense issues the Tennessee Titans had in 2020 during a historically bad season was communication, which was relayed by several players after games throughout the campaign. While most have blamed the feet of de facto defensive coordinator Shane Bowen, head coach Mike Vrabel believes the players …

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Forefront Communications Wins Best Brand Silver Award

NEW YORK, June 02, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Forefront Communications, the industry’s leading marketing and public relations agency focused on institutional fintech and capital markets companies, today announced that it has won the award for Silver for Best Brand Launch at the Bulldog PR Awards 2021. Forefront was recognized for …

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Automotive Communication Protocols Market To Grow USD 507.12 Million Between 2021-2025, Elmos Semiconductor AG and Infineon Technologies AG Become Key Growth Contributors

Impact of COVID-19The COVID-19 pandemic continues to transform the growth of various industries, however, the epidemic’s immediate impact is varied. While a few industries will see lower demand, many others will continue to remain unscathed and show promising growth opportunities. COVID-19 will have a low impact on the automotive communication …

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What to do if your child has a communication disability

QUINCY (WGEM) – Communication disorders can affect someone you know. More than 33 million people in the United States have a hearing or speech disability according to the American Speech-Language Association. Anne Zinn Quincy, a pathologist for the medical group, said this month was the best month for hearing and …

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Wavelink adds Vocera Communications – Distribution

Clinical communication and workflow solutions specialist Vocera Communications has appointed Wavelink as its new distributor for Australia. Wavelink will seek to simplify the sourcing of Vocera’s offerings for large and small healthcare organizations across Australia, which include hands-free communication devices, secure mobile apps, clinical workflow platform company-wide, etc. The distributor …

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European communication services and agencies are still struggling to reach digital maturity; videoconferencing is rapidly taking off in communications with stakeholders; the roles of advisor and coach can open up new opportunities for communicators

In addition to the digital transformation of communications as a main topic, the survey explores the use of video conferencing for communications with stakeholders and the changing roles of communicators when they help create value for their organizations or clients. . Salaries, key policy issues as well as characteristics of …

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Could microbes communicate with exotic species?

Predrag Slijepcevic from Brunel University in London and Nalin Chandra Wickramasinghe from Buckingham University on whether microbes such as bacteria can be the rulers of cosmic life Are we alone in the universe? The famous Seti (Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence) program has been trying to answer this question since 1959. …

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Government forms the communications unit for COVID

SHILLONG, May 16: The Meghalaya government has established the Covid-19 State Communications Unit which will be headed by Matsiewdor War Nongbri, secretary, Department of Information and Public Relations.According to the notification, the responsibility of this unit includes developing effective health communication for COVID-19.It will also act as a central repository …

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