FCC Busts Florida Robocall Operator With Massive Fine

FCC Busts Florida Robocall Operator With Massive Fine

Robocalls are a bane of the existence of anyone who owns a telephone. They’re unwanted and numerous. The FCC has attempted to reign robocalls in for years and has just slapped ...
The FCC Will Make Telemarketing Complaint Data Public

The FCC Will Make Telemarketing Complaint Data Public

The FCC doesn’t take too kindly to people being harassed or bothered by telemarketing efforts–or rather they don’t take too kindly to getting complaints from people being ...
FCC Gives AT&T Waiver For Wi-Fi Calling

FCC Gives AT&T Waiver For Wi-Fi Calling

Last week it was reported that AT&T had issued a letter to the FCC to both better explain its approach to getting in line with Wi-Fi calling regulations and air its grievances ...
FCC Offers Anti-Theft Suggestions To Mobile Industry

AT&T Urges The FCC To Wave It Through Regulations On Wi-Fi Calling

Recently AT&T attempted to drop a dime on Sprint and T-Mobile’s Wi-Fi calling and that both companies went ahead and launched their Wi-Fi calling services and didn’t get the ...
FCC Fines Smart City $750,000 For Wi-Fi Blocking Practices

FCC Fines Smart City $750,000 For Wi-Fi Blocking Practices

Smart City Holdings LLC seems to have run afoul of the FCC with its hotspot blocking tactics. Smart City provides Wi-Fi for hotels and convention centers. Earlier today, the FCC hit ...
FCC Offers Anti-Theft Suggestions To Mobile Industry

FCC Offers Anti-Theft Suggestions To Mobile Industry

The FCC’s Technical Advisory Committee released a statement via the Mobile Device Theft Prevention Working Group saying that all smartphone manufacturers and wireless carrier ...
AT&T To Pay $25M FCC Fine For Data Breach Originally In Foreign Call Center

AT&T To Pay $25M FCC Fine For Data Breach Originally In Foreign Call Center

Earlier Wednesday, the FCC confirmed that telecommunications giant AT&T would pay out a $25 million settlement over an investigation regarding previous data breaches that picked ...
Marriott Backs Away From Personal Wi-Fi Blocking Petition

Marriott Backs Away From Personal Wi-Fi Blocking Petition After FCC Opposition

In a decision that was a surprise to no one, Marriott has dropped its request to gain permission to block guests’ Wi-Fi. The request was dropped after the FCC basically said ...
Google Clears FCC, Nexus Player Back For Pre-Order

Google Clears FCC, Nexus Player Back For Pre-Order

Google manages to get FCC approval hours after pulling Nexus Player from pre-order. It was reported earlier today that Google’s Nexus Player had been taken off pre-order on ...
The Nexus Player Is Still Pending FCC Approval

The Nexus Player Is Still Pending FCC Approval

Google’s upcoming Nexus Player is looking at a shaky start due to pending FCC approval. As a result of this, pre-orders have been placed on hold. The reason the FCC hasn’t ...