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Lynk to Launch World’s First Cellular 5G From Space Payload

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Wednesday, September 28, 2022

Lynk Global, Inc. (Lynk), the worlds leading satellite-direct-to-standard-phone telecoms company, will fly the worlds first 5G cellular base station in space in a first-of-its-kind demonstration.

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  • Lynk Global, Inc. (Lynk), the worlds leading satellite-direct-to-standard-phone telecoms company, will fly the worlds first 5G cellular base station in space in a first-of-its-kind demonstration.
  • This test will demonstrate the ability to send a 5G signal from space to standard mobile devices on Earth.
  • Earlier this month, Lynk received the worlds first satellite-direct-to-phone commercial license from the Federal Communications Commission (FCC).
  • Lynk has also patented the ability to connect to existing standard 5G devices on Earth, with no change to the 5G device, in 55 countries.

Three Mid-band Spectrum Bands Offer Greatest Potential to Meet 5G Demand in the US, Study Finds

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Wednesday, September 28, 2022

"More licensed mid-band spectrum is needed to meet growing wireless network demand," said Tejas Rao, managing director, Accenture.

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  • "More licensed mid-band spectrum is needed to meet growing wireless network demand," said Tejas Rao, managing director, Accenture.
  • The study finds that the following three blocks of lower mid-band spectrum offer the greatest potential for 5G expansion:
    350 MHz in the 3.1-4.5 GHz band: The lower 3 GHz band offers reliable coverage and adequate range of coverage, making it ideal for 5G data traffic.
  • 400 MHz in the 7.125-8.4 GHz band: The 7 to 8.4 GHz range is a significant block of higher frequency contiguous spectrum.
  • This study details why balancing government and commercial spectrum access is critical to maintaining and securing our leadership of the emerging 5G economy."

Florida Community Care Health Plan Reaches 20,000 Members

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Wednesday, September 28, 2022

MIAMI, FL, Sept. 28, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Independent Living Systems (ILS), a national health care services company, announced that itsLong-Term Care Plus Florida Medicaid health plan,Florida Community Care, LLC (FCC), has enrolled its 20,000th member making FCC the third largest managed long-term care plan in the state.

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  • MIAMI, FL, Sept. 28, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Independent Living Systems (ILS), a national health care services company, announced that itsLong-Term Care Plus Florida Medicaid health plan,Florida Community Care, LLC (FCC), has enrolled its 20,000th member making FCC the third largest managed long-term care plan in the state.
  • Founded in December of 2018, FCC serves the needs of its members by providing long-term health care services and supports.FCC is a Provider Services Network (PSN) that has a contract with Floridas Agency for Health Care Administration (AHCA) as a Long-Term Care Plus Plan to provide integrated services to the states Medicaid enrollees who receive Long-Term Care services.
  • Florida Community Care (FCC) is a Provider Services Network (PSN) that has a contract with the Agency for Health Care Administration (AHCA) as a Long-Term Care Plus Plan to provide integrated services to Floridas Medicaid enrollees who receive Long-Term Care services.FCC is approved by the state to provide Managed Medical Assistance (MMA) and Long-Term Care (LTC) services to Floridas Medicaid population in all 11 Florida regions.These services focus on preventing unnecessary admissions into institutionalized settingssuch as nursing homes and skilled nursing facilities while fostering independence by connecting members to community resources that meet their long-term care needs and address social determinants of health.For more information, visit www.fcchealthplan.com .
  • The company owns and operates Florida Community Care, Floridas only statewide Medicaid long-term care provider service network, as well as Florida Complete Care, a Medicare Advantage special needs plan for people who live in a nursing home, an assisted living facility, or live at home and have complex health issues that require more coordinated and comprehensive care.

FCC, City of Frederick & Frederick County Partner on Free Food Business Entrepreneurship Program

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FREDERICK, Md., Sept. 28, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Frederick Community College (FCC) is partnering with The City of Frederick Department of Economic Development and the Frederick County Office of Economic Development to offer a free Food Business Entrepreneurship Program.

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  • Program will prepare participants to plan, start, and operate a food service business
    FREDERICK, Md., Sept. 28, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Frederick Community College (FCC) is partnering with The City of Frederick Department of Economic Development and the Frederick County Office of Economic Development to offer a free Food Business Entrepreneurship Program.
  • The program covers various concepts in entrepreneurship and food service management and prepares participants to plan, start, and operate a food service business.
  • "The City of Frederick and Frederick County are popular "foodie" destinations, and supporting the next generation of entrepreneurs in the food business will help the local food scene continue to flourish and grow, which benefits our entire community."
  • All class costs are covered by The City of Frederick Department of Economic Development and the Frederick County Office of Economic Development.

MaxLinear Partners with RFHIC to Accelerate Deployment of Ultra-Wideband 5G Power Amplifiers

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Wednesday, September 28, 2022

RFHICs latest ID-400W GaN RF transistor series delivers ultra-wideband linearized performance for 5G mid-band radio applications in the 3.4 to 4.1GHz range.

Key Points: 
  • RFHICs latest ID-400W GaN RF transistor series delivers ultra-wideband linearized performance for 5G mid-band radio applications in the 3.4 to 4.1GHz range.
  • More about the MaxLIN Solution:
    MaxLIN Linearization Technologies increase the power efficiency and linearization performance of wideband power amplifiers.
  • MaxLIN includes crest factor reduction (CFR) and digital pre-distortion (DPD) to adaptively linearize highly non-linear power amplifiers.
  • MxL and the MaxLinear logo are trademarks of MaxLinear, Inc. Other trademarks appearing herein are the property of their respective owners.

Xplora Unveils Two New Smartwatches for Kids in the U.S. Featuring Improved Processing Performance and More Customization Options

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Wednesday, September 28, 2022

We are focused on developing smartwatches that parents trust, and kids love to use, said Sten Kirkbak, CEO of Xplora.

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  • We are focused on developing smartwatches that parents trust, and kids love to use, said Sten Kirkbak, CEO of Xplora.
  • To encourage physical activity, the X6 Play features more sensors for increased engagement and deeper integration with Xploras Goplay platform.
  • It uses the Qualcomm Snapdragon Wear 4500 platform for fast, high-quality performance, eclipsing the performance of other smartwatches for kids.
  • Stay connected Kids can use Xplora smartwatches to communicate via voice and text with pre-approved contacts only.

Spectrum Chemical Appoints Russell Kneipp as President and CEO, Names Randy Burg Co-Chairman

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Wednesday, September 28, 2022

Corp. , a leading global provider of fine chemicals, laboratory equipment and supplies, today announced the promotion of Russell Kneipp to President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO), effective immediately.

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  • Corp. , a leading global provider of fine chemicals, laboratory equipment and supplies, today announced the promotion of Russell Kneipp to President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO), effective immediately.
  • Spectrum Chemical Founder and Co-Chairman Paul Burg, said, Russell has done a remarkable job making sustainable improvements in our operations, product portfolio, QC testing capabilities and global infrastructure, as well as preparing Spectrum Chemical for the future.
  • Kneipp said, I am honored and very excited to accept this new opportunity and responsibility with Spectrum Chemical.
  • Spectrum Chemical Co-Chairman Randy Burg said, It has been a great honor to serve as President and CEO and I am certainly proud of our incredible team and everything we have accomplished over the years.

JimiIoT to Showcase Latest State-of-the-Art IoT Devices to the World at MWC 2022

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Wednesday, September 28, 2022

LAS VEGAS, Sept. 26, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- JimiIoT, a leading provider of Internet of Things (IoT) telematics devices and cloud services, will showcase its latest technologically advanced dashcam JC450 and telematics solutions at MWC2022 in Las Vegas.

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  • LAS VEGAS, Sept. 26, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- JimiIoT, a leading provider of Internet of Things (IoT) telematics devices and cloud services, will showcase its latest technologically advanced dashcam JC450 and telematics solutions at MWC2022 in Las Vegas.
  • At the exhibition, Dai will be on hand to discuss the future of IoT telematics systems, and highlight JimiIoT's solutions for GPS asset tracking and video telematics.
  • As North America's most influential connectivity event, MWCLas Vegas brings the digital ecosystem together and showcases the latest trends in connectivity and mobile innovation.
  • JimiIoT (Concox) is a major player in the IoT industry and is focused on IoT telematics and cloud services.

FCC & The Arc Holding Employer Summit on Hiring Individuals with Developmental Disabilities

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Tuesday, September 27, 2022

FREDERICK, Md., Sep. 27, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Frederick Community College (FCC) and The Arc of Frederick County are partnering to offer a free event for local businesses to help promote inclusion of individuals with developmental disabilities in the workplace.

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  • FREDERICK, Md., Sep. 27, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Frederick Community College (FCC) and The Arc of Frederick County are partnering to offer a free event for local businesses to help promote inclusion of individuals with developmental disabilities in the workplace.
  • The Frederick County Employment Summit will be held on Friday, October 7 from 8 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at FCC.
  • "Frederick Community College is proud to partner with The Arc of Frederick County to provide education on creating more inclusive workplaces," said Dr. Annesa Payne Cheek, FCC President.
  • The Frederick County Employment Summit is a partnership of Frederick Community College, supporting education for individuals with developmental disabilities through the Thrive program, and The Arc of Frederick County, a local organization helping people with developmental disabilities to live enviable lives.

Powercast Creates Cellular-Based Remote RF Wireless Charging Platform to Enable Mobile Carriers to Offer Power as a Service

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Tuesday, September 27, 2022

LAS VEGAS, Sept. 27, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Mobile World Congress -- Powercast Corporation, the leader in radio-frequency (RF)-based over-the-air wireless power technology, has created a unique cellular-based RF Power-Over-Distance Wireless Charging Platform, built around Sequans (NYSE: SQNS) Monarch cellular IoT connectivity technology. Powercast will demonstrate the solution at Mobile World Congress in Las Vegas, September 28 – 30, booth w2.1226.

Key Points: 
  • Operating in the lower 600 900 MHz frequency bands licensed by mobile carriers, the Powercast cellular-based RF Wireless Charging Platform has unique benefits.
  • As cellular service moves increasingly to higher frequencies like 5G to increase data throughput, carriers can monetize their underused low frequency bands and offer "Power as a Service."
  • Since its founding in 2003, Powercast has led the industry in RF wireless power innovations that meet FCC and other global standards.
  • With more than 100 customers and partner companies globally, Powercast leads the RF wireless power market with 79 early and fundamental patents worldwide and 23 patents pending.