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crowd wireless June 15, 2012

Wireless Spectrum – Bandwidth is an Infrastructure Play First

There’s been renewed discussion lately surrounding the wireless spectrum shortage, and whether it’s truly a shortage or a matter of mis-allocation. The calls for government to free up more radio spectrum for wireless communications are resonating again, while a growing number of consumers are complaining about lack of service. Factor in the explosive growth of…

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made in america May 18, 2012

Made in America

As mentioned in an earlier post, I recently accompanied Pennsylvania Governor Tom Corbett and a contingent of Pennsylvania companies on a trade mission through Europe, where we met with an impressive roster of European companies and trade organizations, including a number of automakers. The five-day mission was designed to increase Pennsylvania exports to France and…

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auto green light April 25, 2012

“Intelligent Auto” Technology Gets the Green Light

It seems that every year there is a rash of stories touting the coming era of “intelligent autos.”  Print, TV and online outlets typically starting running these pieces shortly after the major U.S. auto shows.  And each year, the promise of intelligent auto moves a few steps further from something you’d find in the latest…

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