On December 14, the FCC will vote on whether or not to roll back Obama-era policies protecting a free and open internet. In fact, during yesterday’s announcement of the upcoming vote, the FCC neglected to mention the historic 22 million comments on the issue, the majority of which were opposed to its rollback. Read More
You may remember that last year, Verizon was punished by the FCC for injecting information into its subscribers’ traffic that allowed them to be tracked without their consent. That practice appears to be alive and well despite being disallowed in a ruling last March: companies appear to be able to request your number, location, and other details from your mobile provider quite easily. Read More
Companies in today’s briefs include: Sprint, FCC, mHealth Task Force, Brightstar, Mobile Phone Xchange, Nokia, Car Connectivity Consortium.
First News Briefs for September 25, 2012
Companies in today’s briefs include: T-Mobile USA, Samsung, 4G Americas, Clearlake Capital Group, NetMotion Wireless, FCC, Interoperability Alliance, CCA, U.S. Cellular.
Companies in today’s briefs include: Livewire Mobile, Sprint, MetroPCS, GSMA, Movil, Antel, Entel Chile, Millicom, Oi, Orange, Telecom Italia, Telefonica, Infosys, Lodestone Holding AG, FCC, AT&T, Nansui
First News Briefs for September 10, 2012