Communication, transportation, information technology and commerce have been inextricably intertwined since the beginning of human history, and they still remain closely related today.
“The success of the first electronic telegraph line in 1844 opened an era of modern communication in America. Before the telegraph there existed no separation between transportation and communication. Information traveled only as fast as the messenger who carried it.” — D. J. Czitrom, Media and the American Mind
This reality was even codified in the Dewey Decimal library classification system:
380 Commerce, communications, transportation
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Commerce is the activity of buying and selling of goods and services, especially on a large scale. The system includes legal, economic, political, social, cultural and technological systems that are in operation in any country or internationally. Thus, commerce is a system or an environment that affects the business prospects of economies. It can also be defined as a component of business which includes all activities, functions involved in transferring goods from producers to consumers. — Wikipedia
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FAA warns military training exercise could jam...
on January 18, 2020 at 12:59 am
An FAA advisory warns pilots could experience "unreliable or unavailable GPS signal" during a training exercise scheduled for Jan. 16 through Jan. 24.
Eighth Space Flag exercise wrapped as Space Force...
on January 17, 2020 at 9:31 pm
Space Flag wrapped its eighth exercise at the Boeing Virtual Warfare Center on the day the U.S. Space Force was created, the branch has announced.
USS Gerald R. Ford carrier begins aircraft...
on January 17, 2020 at 6:44 pm
The first aircraft, an E2-D, landed on board the USS Gerald R. Ford as the vessel left Norfolk to begin aircraft compatibility testing off the East Coast, according to the Navy.
DoD says it will update vetting for foreign...
on January 17, 2020 at 1:31 am
The Department of Defense announced Thursday that it plans to update the vetting process for foreign military students "in the coming days."
Navy officials ask for bigger share of Pentagon...
on January 17, 2020 at 12:55 am
Just over a month before the White House releases its defense spending budget, Navy leaders are both asking for an increase in funds and stressing that surface readiness matters more than growing the fleet.