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Industry News and Blogs

Below are described a number of industry blogs and other resources which represent ways to stay up-to-date on telecommunication industry news. A number of the resources listed allow one to request RSS Feeds or Email Alerts to make it easy to be notifed of new developments as soon as they are published.

Telecommunications Industry: Sources of Information

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Overview
Telecommunications Industry Codes
Subscription Databases
Internet Resources
Industry News & Blogs
Trade Associations
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Bitpipe: Telecommunications Industry Reports
http://www.bitpipe.com/rlist/term/type/white+paper/Telecommunications-Industry-Organizations.html External Link

Collection of telecommunications industry organization's white papers, multimedia and software downloads for industry professionals. Choose from their list of topics to see more. Registration required.

Bitpipe: Wireless Research Guide
http://www.bitpipe.com/wireless/wireless.jsp External Link

Collection of the latest white papers, case studies, webcasts, and product information on wireless and related topics, including Bluetooth, RFID, and Wi-Fi. Registration required.

Broadband DSLreports.com
http://www.dslreports.com/ External Link

Consumer site which provides reviews, tools, forums, find-a-service, maps, and FAQs.

Computerworld.com: Mobile & Wireless
http://www.computerworld.com/category/mobile-wireless/ External Link

News and views on telecommunications industry included.

DSLreports.com Forums
http://www.dslreports.com/forums/all External Link

List of forums on a wide range of telecommunication topics.

Factiva
http://eresources.loc.gov/record=e1000106
Access limited to onsite patrons and other subscribers

Published by Dow Jones. Provides 28,500 sources (such as newspapers, journals, magazines, television and radio transcripts, photos, etc.) from 200 countries in 25 languages, including more than 600 continuously updated newswires.
Provides industry categories: Companies/Markets tab>>Industry>>Telecommunications and/or Telecommunications Equipment.

Light Reading
http://www.lightreading.com/ External Link

This resource for the telecom industry is provided by UBM, a business information provider. This community-driven media platform covers the global communications industry. Includes moderated discussions, blogs, and social media, giving professionals in the telecommunication industry community an equal share of voice with content experts. Offers video reports, slides, live conferences, webinars, opinion polls, and a large number of educational resources on the telecommunication industry.

Strategic Analytics Blogs
https://www.strategyanalytics.com/strategy-analytics/blogs#.VdJTkEZmp7s External Link

Blog categories include various devices, automotive, networks, media & services, enterprises, etc.

My Broadband
http://mybroadband.co.za/news/ External Link

South African telecommunications news site.

VoIP Supply Blog
http://www.voipsupply.com/blog/voip-insider/ External Link

A very specialized blog on Voice Over Internet Protocol. Use Blogs tab to get numerous authors.

Last updated: 12/09/2015

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