• FCC Chairman confirms plan to limit buying power of AT&T, Verizon

    Leading up to this article, there was a lot of speculation about the FCC’s position in their upcoming spectrum auction. A call to action from several smaller carriers asked that the regulatory body limit the purchasing power of

    April 17, 2014 • Views: 2

  • AT&T threatens to pull out of next FCC spectrum auction

    An upcoming FCC auction may take on a different tone, should the FCC cave to demand from smaller carriers. In response to the proposed rules for the upcoming auction, which has to do with the 600MHz band the FCC just cleared for

    April 17, 2014 • Views: 7

  • New FCC spectrum auction may stop a T-Mobile/Sprint merger

    The demand for spectrum from mobile service providers is at an all-time high, and only promises to increase. To satisfy the wants of consumers and carriers alike, the FCC has decided to take some spectrum earmarked for TV and

    April 15, 2014 • Views: 1

  • OPPO R1 spotted in FCC with LTE support in tow

    If OPPO has gotten you interested with its range of smartphones but don't have the budget for the latest Find 7a, then this might be a bit of welcome news. Seen making its way through the FCC approval process is the OPPO R1,

    April 13, 2014 • Views: 3

  • Analyst: T-Mobile and Sprint must merge, or one will fail

    The proposed merger between Sprint and T-Mobile is an interesting Catch 22, according to analysts from New Street Research. Both carriers acknowledge they can’t compete with the likes of Verizon and AT&T separately, as

    April 11, 2014 • Views: 11

  • ECS TA80TA1 tablet makes an FCC appearance showing Bay Trail

    Elite Computer Systems was showing off an Android tablet during Mobile World Congress. For reference, they are an OEM company, which means this is more of a reference device that will be used by others. But while this specific

    April 9, 2014 • Views: 7

  • Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 variants grace the FCC

    It's more than a month overdue but Samsung seems to be just about ready to unleash upon the masses its next line of Galaxy Tab 4 tablets. Making their way to the FCC is a WiFi-only Galaxy Tab 4 7.0 as well as a Galaxy Tab 4 10.1

    March 31, 2014 • Views: 5

  • ASUS PadFone X passes by FCC

    ASUS' smartphone/tablet hybrid will soon be ready for the US market if this latest appearance is any indication. The rather odd PadFone X was just spotted at the FCC, hinting to its nearing arrival on AT&T's catalog. Continue

    March 24, 2014 • Views: 11

  • AT&T deal for Leap Wireless gets FCC Approval

    The FCC has given the blessing for AT&T to purchase Leap Wireless. Admitting an unregulated buyout may not have been in the public’s best interest, some concessions made by AT&T appeased the FCC enough to allow the

    March 13, 2014 • Views: 7

  • Boeing’s secure ‘Black’ smartphone hits FCC

    Secure devices are interesting to us, especially after recent revelations of government interest in personal communications. Some, like the BlackPhone, are targeted at Consumers who want security to be the center of attention.

    February 26, 2014 • Views: 5