Cellphones Leave Gaps for Emergency Services

Mobile Tracking Technology Provides Just a Rough Estimate of a 911 Caller’s Location

Amid all the privacy concerns about cellphone tracking, one important group is arguing that location data isn’t precise enough: emergency responders.

Police and others say 911 dispatchers are having trouble sending help to callers who use cellphones. The reason: unlike a landline, cellphones

May 30th, 2014|Categories: Bushland, Friona and Bovina, Hereford||0 Comments

BUSHLAND – A SMART COMMUNITY

I recently attended a meeting of the NTCA-The Rural Broadband Association where several awards were given to small rural communications providers who had developed “smart communities”.   WT Services has already developed a broadband network that supports our “smart communities” and we are a “gem” in rural Texas. During 2013, WT Services embarked on a

May 21st, 2014|Categories: Bushland||0 Comments

HEREFORD – A SMART COMMUNITY

I recently attended a meeting of the NTCA-The Rural Broadband Association where several awards were given to small rural communications providers who had developed “smart communities”.   West Texas Rural Telephone Cooperative and its subsidiary, WT Services have already developed a broadband network that supports our “smart communities” and we are a “gem” in rural

May 21st, 2014|Categories: Hereford||0 Comments

FRIONA AND BOVINA: SMART COMMUNITIES

I recently attended a meeting of the NTCA-The Rural Broadband Association where several awards were given to small rural communications providers who had developed “smart communities”.

WT Services has already developed a broadband network that supports our “smart communities” and we are a “gem” in rural Texas.  In Friona and Bovina, we have taken fiber-to-the-node. 

May 21st, 2014|Categories: Friona and Bovina||0 Comments