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Election delays UK spectrum plans once again

Once expected to be in the vanguard of 4G services, the UK's plans to open up new spectrum have been dogged by repeated delays. Legal challenges, cellco mergers and the decision to bundle 2.6GHz and digital dividend auctions together - all these have pushed the UK from the front of the EU's spectrum race to the rear, and now the general election is creating further delay.
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Second ISS spacewalk done and dusted

Mission specialists Clayton Anderson and Rick Mastracchio today wrapped the second of three STS-131 mission spacewalks outside the International Space Station - a seven hour, 26 minute EVA during which they fitted a replacement Ammonia Tank Assembly (ATA).