• FCC chair isn’t a fan of in-flight phone calls after all

    It may have been a bit premature for those aspiring to make phone calls aboard airplanes to declare victory. After showing a bit of leaning towards that camp, the FCC has issued an official statement that claims its chair doesn't

    November 24, 2013 • Views: 210

  • FCC proposes to allow cellphone calls during flight

    Mobile device users on planes might soon be getting another good news if the FCC has its way. In a December 12 meeting, the commission will be tackling the issue of restrictions to cellphone use during flights, particularly

    November 21, 2013 • Views: 218

  • LG G Flex FCC filing tips AT&T and T-Mobile availability

    LG announced the G Flex, dubbed a "true curved smartphone" back in October. The handset has been confirmed for those in South Korea as well we parts of Europe. And with LG not having offered any confirmation just yet, an FCC

    November 17, 2013 • Views: 427

  • FCC Speed Test Android app launched, runs in the background

    The US Federal Communications Commission, lovingly known as the FCC, has just unveiled its FCC Speed Test app that will enable users to reliably assess their mobile broadband speeds. It's even released as open source! That is all

    November 14, 2013 • Views: 470

  • New FCC Chairman wants unlocking devices to be easier

    Late last year, we were embroiled in debate considering what ownership of a mobile device was. By blocking us from unlocking a device without permission from our carriers, the Library of Congress opened up a can of worms. While

    November 14, 2013 • Views: 314

  • AT&T buys Leap Wireless, gains LTE coverage and spectrum

    Leap Wireless shareholders have overwhelmingly approved a $1.2 billion merger with AT&T. More than 99% voted to approve the merger, which could have been the last remaining hope for Leap. They currently have $2.8 billion in

    October 31, 2013 • Views: 397

  • Google Nexus 5 spotted in Taiwan NCC filing

    Earlier this morning it was an unboxing image out of Ireland and now it looks like we have a Nexus 5 sighting coming out of Taiwan. This latest doesn't appear to be a final model, but instead an earlier prototype model. That

    October 30, 2013 • Views: 377

  • HP Slate 10 Android tablet slips through FCC

    The HP Slate tablets have been on our radar for some time now, though nothing of note has materialized. Now we see that HP has slid two different models through the FCC, though not much is known about them. Other than at least

    October 24, 2013 • Views: 438

  • HTC One max FCC filing tips AT&T release

    HTC officially unveiled the One max earlier in the month and since then we have seen confirmation from Verizon Wireless in terms of an upcoming release. While we have yet to see anything official from AT&T, there has been some

    October 22, 2013 • Views: 623

  • Dell Wyse Cloud Connect Android USB stick spotted in FCC filing

    Dell first brought mentioned Project Ophelia back in January, during CES. We learned some of the basics at the time, such as how this would be a 'computer on a stick' and how it would be running Android. The device then briefly

    October 21, 2013 • Views: 424