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Is a stretchable phone possible or just some crazy idea? The latest buzz in the mobile phone market is the foldable phone. Everyone wants to know how a foldable smartphone can work and what capabilities they will possess. The foldable smartphone will start with Huawei and...

Does GIS have a future in elections? There have been numerous states that have advocated for the use of GIS in elections. They believe that GIS will produce a more accurate and reliable system. So how will GIS become a reliable system? With dynamically stacking data...

GIS technology is helping many cities adapt to transportation changes! Walkability has been on the decline for the past thirty (30) years now. This has affected peoples’ work commutes and our children’s ability to walk to school. The convenience of walking to wherever you need to...

GIS has drastically changed from its conception to now. While the technology has always been impactful its reach is much deeper than originally thought.  GIS (Geographic Information Systems) was developed in 1964. It was called the Canada Geographic System (CGIS) by Roger Tomlinson but was not...

By GeoTel Communications  Labeled the “most destructive fire in California history,” the California Camp Fire has destroyed thousands of lives, homes, and acres of wildlife. Buried beneath the flames, the areas fiber optic cables are the latest item affected.   Unlike so many other connectors on the market,...

By GeoTel Communications In a bold fourth quarter move, ResurgenceIG purchased Strome Fiber Holdings in an effort to expand its own dark fiber network into more areas of Florida and Georgia. Strome Fiber Holdings (“Strome”) had created and maintained a large presence in all of Florida and...

By Jessica Lort  GIS (Geographic Information Systems) aids a lot of scientific research and businesses around the world. It has become an important tool to assist us in reaching objectives. Below are a few major headlines where GIS has played a major role in 2018. Boundless Anywhere...

By GeoTel Communications In an effort to create a safer and more secure environment, individuals and organizations alike are looking to fiber optics as the solution. Fiber optic cables, which sit under the ground in a majority of the industrialized world, have become critical in the internet...

Supporting both telecom and internet technologies, fiber optics are slowly becoming integrated into America’s educational systems. Just as fiber optics has become woven into many other markets, the technology is now making a name for itself in the educational industry.  Starting first in early childhood education,...