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ITC Clears Apple of S3 Patent Charges

November 22, 2011 6:32 am | by Maisie Ramsay | News | Comments

The U.S. International Trade Commission ruled Monday that Apple did not violate patents held by S3 Graphics...

Huawei, ZTE Target of House Investigation on Security Threats

November 18, 2011 7:02 am | by Maisie Ramsay | News | Comments

A key congressional intelligence committee has opened an investigation into national security threats posed by Chinese-owned telecommunications companies...

Witness Deadlines Set in AT & T Antitrust Case

November 15, 2011 7:59 am | by Maisie Ramsay | News | Comments

Up to 70 witnesses may be called to testify in the Department of Justice's antitrust lawsuit against AT&T's merger with T-Mobile USA...


CWA, Verizon Clash Over Taxes Report

November 14, 2011 7:17 am | by Maisie Ramsay | News | Comments

Verizon Communications is calling a report from the Communications Workers of America claiming the communications giant has dodged its tax obligations...

High Court Troubled by Warrantless GPS Tracking

November 9, 2011 7:15 am | by Mark Sherman, Associated Press | News | Comments

Things got personal Tuesday when the justices were told police could slap GPS devices on their cars and track their movements without asking a judge...

Judge Allows Sprint Suit Over AT & T, T-Mobile Deal

November 3, 2011 8:27 am | by Maisie Ramsay | News | Comments

A federal judge is allowing Sprint and C Spire Wireless' lawsuits against AT&T's merger with T-Mobile USA to proceed...

USF Reform Disappoints on Mobile Broadband Funding

October 28, 2011 7:40 am | by Maisie Ramsay | News | Comments

The FCC's overhaul of the Universal Service Fund (USF) and intercarrier compensation yesterday met mixed reviews as the wireless industry criticized the amount of funding provided to mobile broadband and its impact on rural operators.

San Francisco Ordered to Rewrite Cell Phone Law

October 28, 2011 7:35 am | by Maisie Ramsay | News | Comments

A judge has ordered the city of San Francisco to tone down its warnings about cell phone radiation if it wants to make retailers hand out pamphlets on the issue, calling the original materials "misleading" and "alarmist."


CTIA Sides With FCC in Net Neutrality Challenges

October 26, 2011 12:50 pm | by Maisie Ramsay | News | Comments

CTIA, which long fought against the FCC's net neutrality regulations, may now find itself defending them in court.

Compal Taps Microsoft for Patent Protection

October 24, 2011 8:13 am | by Andrew Berg | News | Comments

Compal today announced that it has signed a patent agreement with Microsoft that provides coverage under Microsoft's patent portfolio for Compal's tablets...

HTC Loses Initial ITC Ruling in Apple Spat

October 18, 2011 8:41 am | by Maisie Ramsay | News | Comments

HTC has been dealt a setback in its patent fight against Apple at the International Trade Commission (ITC).

Deficit Panel Pushes for Federal Spectrum Auctions

October 10, 2011 8:28 am | by Maisie Ramsay | News | Comments

Four members of the super committee charged with cutting $1.5 trillion from the federal deficit have asked President Obama to help free up federal spectrum for auction.

Sprint, C Spire Fight AT & T Dismissal Motion

October 7, 2011 12:44 pm | by Maisie Ramsay | News | Comments

Sprint and C Spire Wireless rallied today against AT&T's motion to dismiss their lawsuits against its merger with T-Mobile USA.


FCC Cracks Down on Sellers of Cell Phone Jammers

October 6, 2011 8:15 am | by Maisie Ramsay | News | Comments

The FCC's Enforcement Bureau has taken action against 20 online retailers for selling illegal cell phone signal jammers and other equipment...

Samsung Seeks Injunction of iPhone 4S

October 5, 2011 7:56 am | by Andrew Berg | News | Comments

Samsung today announced that it is seeking to block sales of 4S in France.

CTIA Seeks Ban on San Francisco Cell Phone Law

October 5, 2011 7:53 am | by Maisie Ramsay | News | Comments

CTIA asked a federal court yesterday to block San Francisco's new cell phone law...

T-Mobile Fights Injunction in Samsung, Apple Android Suit

September 29, 2011 7:56 am | by Maisie Ramsay | News | Comments

T-Mobile USA became the second carrier in a week to come to Samsung's defense in its legal fight with Apple...

DOJ to Take Closer Look at Google's Motorola Deal

September 29, 2011 7:54 am | by Michael Liedtke, AP Technology Writer | News | Comments

The U.S. Justice Department is taking a closer look at Google's proposed $12.5 billion acquisition of cell phone maker Motorola Mobility...

VZW Goes to Bat for Samsung in Apple Patent Spat

September 26, 2011 8:07 am | by Maisie Ramsay | News | Comments

Verizon Wireless is supporting Samsung in its ongoing legal battle with Apple...

VIA Sues Apple for Patent Infringement

September 23, 2011 7:59 am | by Andrew Berg | News | Comments

VIA Technologies today announced it has filed a patent infringement complaint against Apple with the International Trade Commission (ITC)...

AP Interview: Samsung to Step up Apple Patent War

September 23, 2011 7:56 am | by Kelly Olsen, AP Business Writer | News | Comments

A top Samsung executive says the company will take a bolder stance in its patent battle with smartphone and tablet rival Apple...

AT & T Antitrust Trial Set to Begin Feb. 13

September 22, 2011 8:07 am | by Maisie Ramsay | News | Comments

A judge has set Feb. 13 of next year as the start date of the trial for the Justice Department's antitrust lawsuit over AT&T's $39 billion buyout of T-Mobile USA.

Cellular South Sues Over T-Mo Deal, Plans Sept.26 Mystery Event

September 20, 2011 8:07 am | by Maisie Ramsay | News | Comments

Cellular South has become the latest wireless operator to file suit against AT&T's proposed merger...

AT & T, DOJ Differ on Dates for T-Mo Hearing

September 19, 2011 8:02 am | by Maisie Ramsay | News | Comments

AT&T and the Justice Department are hashing out court dates for the agency's antitrust lawsuit against the T-Mobile USA deal.

ITC Will Review HTC Patent Violations

September 16, 2011 8:06 am | by Andrew Berg | News | Comments

The ITC has decided to review the final decision by one of its administrative judges that found HTC Android smartphones were in violation of...

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