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Air traffic controllers for some airports are now miles away, watching the planes on camera

...tower. A regional air traffic control center clears private jets into the airspace and then pilots use an established radio frequency to negotiate the landing and takeoff order. That often leads to delays.Saab has built a system for Leesburg and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-09-14/air-traffic-controllers-so
City Ink: VIPs turn out to honor former sheriff Ronnie Strength

...Road. There wasn't even a restaurant there."And that's how it was when we started policing. There was one radio frequency. We would go to work on the midnight shift and not get a call. The radio would never go off. And the sheriff rode...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/city-ink/2015-08-01/vips-turn-out-h
Mirror, mirror on the wall: Smart mirrors boost sales

...Rebecca Minkoff's first two stores in New York and San Francisco are testing the new fitting room technology that uses radio frequency identification that embeds data in clothing tags. It will be rolling out the technology when it opens stores in Chicago...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2015-05-16/mirror-mirror-wall-smart-mirrors-bo
Awesome! 'Lego Dimensions' combining bricks and franchises

...visually scan the bricks. Instead, the Lego figures and vehicles can be affixed to individually marked discs containing radio frequency identification technology that's transmitted to the reader.In a demonstration of Dimensions for The Associated...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2015-04-11/awesome-lego-dimensions-combining-b
GM to offer car that will almost drive itself

...vehicle-to-vehicle technology can't go into place until the U.S. government develops standards, including radio frequencies and security from hackers. The Department of Transportation's National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-09-08/gm-offer-car-will-almost-d
Local radio club puts skills to the test at American Radio Relay League's Field Day

...stations, one continuous wave (Morse code) station and one digital station, which was similar to texting but over radio frequencies instead of through cell towers.Each participant gets points for the number of contacts made. It gets pretty competitive...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-06-28/local-radio-club-puts-skills-
Smart meter movement stirs rowdy debate in Texas

...of the World Health Organization last year called radio-frequency radiation from cellphones, utility meters and other...cause bodily tissue heating or electric shock. The radio frequency radiation levels are much lower than those emitted...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2012-08-25/smart-meter-movement-stirs
Cell phone usage goes straight to the brain

...area of the brain closest to the phone's antenna showed a 7 percent increase in activity, likely because of the radio frequency-modulated electromagnetic field generated, according to the study.The impact on human health is unclear and needs...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2011-02-23/cell-phone-usage-goes-straig
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Virginia town to honor NASCAR pioneer Wendell O. Scott

...controllers are removed April 7. Pilots will be responsible for coordinating their own takeoffs and landings over a shared radio frequency with no help from ground controllers.Once an airplane takes off from Concord, they will work with the tower Charlotte...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2013-03-27/virginia-town-honor-nascar
Fort Gordon offers apology but no compensation for malfunctioning garage door remotes

...an unlicensed basis," Fort Gordon Public Affairs Officer J.C. Mathews said. "As the licensed user of these radio frequencies, neither Fort Gordon nor the Defense Department can compensate homeowners for the repair, modification, retrofit...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-06-14/fort-gordon-offers-apology-no