AG Nessel Urges The FCC To Require Telecom Crackdown On Spoofing, Illegal RobocallsMichigan Attorney General Dana Nessel and 50 other Attorneys General today urged the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to encourage telecom providers to implement default call blocking technology and call authentication solutions to block illegal and unwanted robocalls, and to protect consumers from caller-ID spoofing.
Senate Dems Win Significant Victory To Preserve Net Neutrality RulesDemocrats in the Senate squeaked out a major victory in their effort to save Obama-era net neutrality protections.
How Do Scammers Call You With Your Own Phone Number?Have you ever gotten a phone call from your own number? Or one that was just a few digits off? It’s the latest illegal scam to get you to answer your phone – neighborhood spoofing.
FCC Proposes $100M Fine For Misleading Mobile CustomersThe FCC announced Wednesday that it plans to fine AT&T Mobility, LLC, $100 million for misleading its customers about unlimited mobile data plans.
WADL-TV Owner Considering Selling Spectrum To Cell Phone CompaniesThe owner of WADL-TV is considering selling the spectrum - or airwaves - for the station in an FCC auction. It could be sold for an estimated $170 million.
FCC Will Consider Petition To Ban 'Redskins' The head of the Federal Communications Commission says the agency will consider a petition to ban the Washington Redskins nickname from the public airwaves.
Best Ways To Celebrate Lunar New Year In DetroitMany Asian cultures celebrate the end of winter and beginning of spring at the Lunar New Year, which occurs on a different date each year. In Metro Detroit, Lunar New Year celebrations are popular with Chinese communities and organizations.
Tips To Protect Your Phone After Sharp Rise In Theft Of Wireless DevicesNoting that over 5,000 wireless devices were reported stolen in Michigan this year, the Michigan Public Service Commission is providing tips on how to safeguard against wireless theft, how to protect data on cell phones, and what to do if a wireless device is stolen.
Livio Radio, Grooveshark Featured In FCC Tech Experience CenterFerndale-based Livio Radio announced the inclusion of its Internet radio products in the Federal Communications Commission's new Technology Experience Center.