FCC Accuses Florida Man of Making 97 Million Robocalls, Florida Man Denies Charges

FCC Accuses Florida Man of Making 97 Million Robocalls, Florida Man Denies Charges

Photo: Getty The infamous Florida Man is at it once more, this time allegedly inserting practically 100 million robocalls providing pretend journey offers, according to the Federal Communications Commission. Bloomberg noted the accused robocaller, Adrian Abramovich of Miami, testified earlier than the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation Wednesday in an effort to combat […]

T-Mobile fined $40m for scamming rural users with Potemkin ring-tones

T-Mobile fined $40m for scamming rural customers with Potemkin ring-tones

T-Mobile did not need its rural customers to understand how shitty its service was, so when the corporate could not join a name, it will play pretend “ring tones” to the caller that made it sounds just like the particular person on the opposite finish wasn’t selecting up. It did this “hundreds of millions […]

Former FCC broadband advisor arrested on $250 million fraud costs

It seems that Pierce needed to boost cash to construct a fiber optic system that may higher join Alaska with different states within the US. She has been vocal about Alaska’s want for high-speed web, which is why she was recruited by FCC Chairman Ajit Pai for the Broadband Deployment Advisory Committee (BDAC) in April […]

Feds Charge One of Ajit Pai's Broadband Advisers for Alleged $250 Million Fraud Scheme

Feds Charge One of Ajit Pai's Broadband Advisers for Alleged $250 Million Fraud Scheme

Ajit Pai, pictured right here on the 2017 assembly the place the GOP-controlled FCC voted to intestine web neutrality guidelines.Photo: AP Federal authorities have arrested the previous CEO of an Alaskan telecoms agency—who simply so occurs to be the very particular person Federal Communications Commission chair and telecom flack Ajit Pai tapped to run a […]

Telecoms to Showcase Hot New Anti-Robocall Tech at DC Expo This Month

Telecoms to Showcase Hot New Anti-Robocall Tech at DC Expo This Month

Photo: AP The nation’s largest telecoms will supply a public demonstration of the most recent expertise for blocking unlawful robocalls at an expo in Washington, DC, later this month. The Stop Illegal Robocalls Expo, hosted by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) and the Federal Trade Commission (FTC), will happen on Monday, April 23rd, on the […]

T-Mobile Fined $40 Million After Tricking Rural Customers With 'False Ring Tones'

T-Mobile Fined $40 Million After Tricking Rural Customers With 'False Ring Tones'

CEO John LegerePhoto: Michael Loccisano (Getty) T-Mobile has admitted it participating in deceptive calling practices with its rural clients, and as a part of an FCC settlement, is coughing up $40 million. What precisely was T-Mobile making an attempt to get away with? At difficulty is the follow of injecting false ring tones, inflicting rural […]

The FCC leaked photos of a gold iPhone X

Even although the FCC is not a random particular person on the web who claims to have a gold iPhone X, do not get too enthusiastic about it till Apple confirms its existence. Something value noting, as 9to5Mac factors out, the leaked iPhone X has a mannequin identifier of “A1903,” which is totally different than […]

NASCAR Events in Texas Are Now Guarded By Devices That Take Down Unauthorized Drones

NASCAR Events in Texas Are Now Guarded By Devices That Take Down Unauthorized Drones

A DroneDefend promotional video.GIF: YouTube NASCAR has employed DroneDefend, an organization that sells gadgets that seem like outsized cosplay weapons however which really remotely disable UAVs, to guard its sporting occasions. Per TechCrunch, NASCAR has contracted with the corporate for races held on the Texas Motor Speedway in Fort Worth, which hosts lots of the […]

Oregon governor indicators internet neutrality invoice into legislation

A slew of different states (reminiscent of Montana, New Jersey and New York) have carried out related calls for by their governors’ govt orders. The Oregon legislation would not characterize bulletproof safety for shoppers. It exempts firms when there’s just one mounted broadband choice (and let’s face it, the US is stuffed with regional telecom […]