The FCC is considering using spectrum for free or low-cost 3G service, according to a statement from yesterday's Knight Commission Digital Inclusion Summit...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The Iowa House voted to ban any cell phone use by the state's youngest drivers.
The FCC wants to reform the Universal Service Fund (USF) to provide subsidies for rural broadband services instead of wireline voice.
AT&T today announced a campaign aimed at curtailing the unsafe practice of texting while driving.
The latest out of Washington, D.C., is that the FCC’s broadband plan due to be delivered to Congress on March 17 says it will “find” 500 MHz of additional broadband spectrum in the next 10 years.
When the first cell phone call was made in 1983, few, if anyone, knew how big of an impact this wireless technology would have on our society. Fast forward to present day and wireless is being used in ways that were unimaginable only a few years ago.
A judge in a Delaware federal district court has put Apple and Nokia's patent fight on hold...
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — Ignoring the health risks of heavy cell phone use invites a cancer epidemic, supporters of a bill requiring manufacturers to put labels on mobile phones and packaging said Tuesday.
The American Consumer Institute says net neutrality regulations are not only unnecessary but could restrict growth and innovation in the broadband industry.
Citizens of the European Union will no longer have to worry about bill shock due to data roaming charges.
FCC Chairman Julius Genachowski plans to allocate between $12 billion and $16 billion over the next 10 years to fund the deployment of an interoperable, nationwide public safety wireless broadband network.
More than a dozen bills are pending in the Florida House and Senate; some call for a ban on texting, others, a ban on cell phone use entirely.
The FCC's upcoming National Broadband Plan aims to free up 500 MHz of spectrum for mobile broadband over the next decade.
The location-based services (LBS) market has come a long way over the past year.
The country's four nationwide carriers defended their early termination fee (ETF) policies in separate filings with the FCC yesterday...
Prepaid cell phone users should pay the same surcharge to support 911 emergency systems that regular cell phone and landline customers pay.
The U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC) is busy with the wireless industry these days.
The FCC has named healthcare and education as two of its top priorities in its upcoming National Broadband Plan.
A privacy watchdog group complained to federal regulators on Tuesday about Google's new Buzz social networking service.
Qualcomm says it has been granted a stay to a cease-and-desist order issued in September 2009 by the Japan Fair Trade Commission.
Jumptap yesterday announced it was awarded its fourth patent in eight months...
Heavy snow slamming the Washington, D.C., area has caused the FCC to postpone tomorrow’s open commission meeting, which was to include a report on the status of the National Broadband Plan. The FCC rescheduled the meeting for Feb. 18.
Operations at the FCC have not gone unaffected by the enormous winter storm that has slammed the Washington, D.C., area and prompted a government shut down
The FCC is thinking about the iPad and doesn't necessarily like what it means for wireless networks.
CTIA, Verizon Wireless and U.S. Cellular have come out against Wilson Electronics' petition to raise standards for cell signal boosters.