The metal detectors every sports fan has become accustomed to at the gate might soon be accompanied by thermal body scanners as part of the gargantuan task of preventing the spread of the new... Read more
An international partnership aiming to boost Alaska’s broadband connectivity is over as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.
London-based OneWeb, an emerging global satellite broadband company, filed... Read more
Nearly a year after the federal government labeled Chinese telecommunications companies Huawei and ZTE as potential national security threats, the Federal Communications Commission is looking for... Read more
Alaska telecommunications provider Microcom has teamed up with a global counterpart to bring high-speed internet capabilities to every inch of the state by the end of the year.
Microcom and London-... Read more
The sun is about to take its annual vacation from much of Alaska but Jenn Miller’s team will be ready for its return.
Miller is the CEO of Renewable IPP, which officially opened Alaska’s largest... Read more
Attention binge watchers: There’s life beyond Netflix, Hulu and Amazon.
Streaming choices are about to proliferate with the debut of Apple TV Plus on Friday and Disney Plus in two weeks. HBO Max and... Read more
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Uber is cramming more services into its ride-hailing app as it explores ways to generate more revenue and finally turn a profit.
The makeover announced Sept. 26 includes force-... Read more
Alaska continues to be at the forefront of an aviation revolution.
This time, pilots and scientists from the University of Alaska Fairbanks Alaska Center for Unmanned Aircraft Systems Integration... Read more
It's been hard to miss for anyone who spent time in Downtown Anchorage the past week, but others may not have noticed one of the premier computer science and artificial intelligence conferences in... Read more
Big Tech faced tough questions last week as federal lawmakers focused on issues of potentially anticompetitive behavior by technology giants and expressed bipartisan skepticism over Facebook’s plan... Read more
WASHINGTON (AP) — As Congress bears down on big tech companies, two senators want to force giants like Google, Facebook and Amazon to tell users what data they’re collecting from them and how much it... Read more
A small Southwest Alaska village is trying to integrate the power of an iconic Alaska river into its electric grid without interfering with the millions of salmon that rely on the same water.
The... Read more
A new rule about how telecommunications companies can use some of their funding from the federal government may poke a hole in their wallets, especially as they are looking to migrate their networks... Read more
The Trump administration sanctions against Huawei have begun to bite even though their dimensions remain unclear. U.S. companies that supply the Chinese tech powerhouse with computer chips face a... Read more
A new industry is lighting up Alaska.
Anchorage residents in particular have seen solar panels going up on buildings in their communities in the past five years. But across the state, more Alaskans... Read more