Pelosi Does Exactly What The Money Wants Her To: Pressures Cable Companies To Support Obama Regs

US | Eric Lieberman
MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA - OCTOBER 27: Google CEO Eric Schmidt (R) and U.S. Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi (L) speak during a conversation October 27, 2008 at Google headquarters in Mountain View, California. Pelosi and Schmidt engaged in a conversation and answered questions as part of the Google speaker series. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

‘Democrats have a very close relationship with Google’

FCC Wants To Get Rid Of One Of The Most Annoying Things In The World

US | Eric Lieberman
The Office - Telemarketer Scene [YouTube/Screenshot - User: nemca21]

’29 billion of them in 2016′

The Government's Attempts To Regulate The Internet Hit A Huge Five-Year Roadblock

US | Eric Lieberman
Then-Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Commissioner Ajit Pai (L) and then-FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler testify at a House Appropriations Financial Services and General Government Subcommittee hearing on the FCC's FY2016 budget, on Capitol Hill in Washington March 24, 2015. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

‘We need to fire up the weed whacker and remove those rules’

Trump: Sprint Called To Say They Are Bringing Back 5,000 Jobs

Politics | Ted Goodman
U.S. President-elect Donald Trump speaks briefly to reporters between meetings at the Mar-a-lago Club in Palm Beach, Florida, U.S. December 28, 2016. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

The company expects to fulfill commitment by September 2017

Can You Hear Me Now? Verizon Pitchman Now With Sprint

Business | Ted Goodman

Actor Paul Marcarelli, Verizon’s pitchman for a decade, is now with rival Sprint.

FCC Launches Multi-Billion Dollar Auction That Will Likely Change The Face Of Media

Tech | Ted Goodman
The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) logo is seen before the FCC Net Neutrality hearing in Washington February 26, 2015. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas

Auction seeks to meet increasing consumer demand for additional wireless broadband

Consumers Need More Radio Spectrum

Opinion | Alan Daley
Federal Communication Commission(FCC) Chairman Tom Wheeler waits for a hearing at the FCC December 11, 2014 in Washington, DC. AFP PHOTO/BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI (Photo credit should read BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

The date is overdue for the auctioning of 95 megahertz that NTIA already admitted was surplus to government needs.

For Smartphone Users, Spectrum Is Speed

Opinion | Scott Cleland
US-INTERNET-FCC

No more spectrum supply and exploding demand will slow smartphone Internet access to the speed of government.

SIM-Card Maker Says Billions Of Cellphones Are Secure Despite Massive NSA Hack

Tech | Giuseppe Macri
A SIM card of Vodafone is pictured in front of a letter of Vodafone in Dortmund

‘Initial conclusions already indicate that Gemalto SIM products are secure’

Report Shows Mobile Carriers Made Hundreds Of Millions Of Dollars From Unauthorized Charges

Tech | Josh Evans
A man uses a smartphone in New York City

‘Cramming on wireless phones has been widespread and has caused consumers substantial harm’

The FCC disincentive auction

Opinion | Scott Cleland
Sky News broadcast is shown on television screens in an electrical store in Edinburgh

The Federal Communications Commission’s upcoming “incentive” auction of TV airwaves is already at war with itself.

Sprint's crony socialist hypocrisy

Opinion | Seton Motley

The company objected to AT&T’s bid to buy T-Mobile, but now they want to themselves.

Government sues Sprint for overcharging secret wiretaps on Americans

Tech | Giuseppe Macri
People walk past a Sprint store in New York

‘Sprint overbilled law enforcement agencies for carrying out court-ordered intercepts’

Sprint unsure of whether it will still carry BlackBerry phones in stores

| BGR

Sprint declared that it has not yet decided to stop carrying BlackBerry handsets

Arbitrary spectrum policy

Opinion | Scott Cleland

The FCC is picking market winners and losers again.

Wireless plan innovation benefits consumers & competition

Opinion | Scott Cleland

Competition, not government regulation, is the best way to generate diverse choices for consumers and businesses

Cell carriers adjust for heavy traffic in Boston, encourage texting

Tech | Josh Peterson

AT&T said it would leave temporary Boston Marathon WiFi for extended time