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Huawei snarled back at US attempts to freeze it out of $8.5 billion in mobile subsidies

FCC chairman Ajit Pai wants to stop USF dollars being used to make purchases from "any company – like Huawei – that poses a national security threat"
SpaceX, the rocket company founded by Elon Musk, plans to surround Earth with Starlink satellites and provide global high-speed, low-latency internet service from orbit.

SpaceX may want to launch 42,000 internet satellites — about 5 times more spacecraft than humanity has ever flown

Elon Musk wants to cover Earth in high-speed Starlink web access. But crushing SpaceX's competition may require tens of thousands more satellites.
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg.

Facebook is acting like a broadcast station when it comes to running ads from politicans. What if the FCC regulated it like one?

Facebook told Elizabeth Warren it agreed with FCC regulations for broadcast ads from politicians. But what if the FCC regulated Facebook?

Robocalls are a growing problem for Americans everywhere — here’s when you’re most likely to get spammed

Insider analyzed FCC data to figure out the exact times when you're most likely to get annoyed by a robocall.

Apple and Samsung phones are reportedly being investigated by the FCC after a test found they emitted too much radiation

The iPhone 7 and iPhone 8 — and Samsung's Galaxy S8, Galaxy S9, and Galaxy J3 — emitted more radiation than they should have in an independent test.

Sprint falls as its merger with T-Mobile is reportedly likely to blow past a second deadline

The two companies plan to extend their merger agreement deadline as they iron out conditions for a new telecom competitor.
There are some tactics you can adopt to limit your number of robocalls.

Americans were hit with 26.3 billion robocalls in 2018, a whopping 46% increase from the year before — here are some ways to stop them

Robocallers are becoming more sophisticated and hard to regulate. But there are a few things you can do to help stop them.
Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai is suggesting new rules for tech companies mere months after rolling back rules governing telecommunications companies.

The FCC chief’s call for cracking down on tech companies is not only laughable, it’s the ‘height of hypocrisy’

Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai says he's concerned about the power of the big-tech companies and is calling for them to have new transparency obligations. But his comments are so contrary to everything he previously advocated that the political motive is impossible to hide.
Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai, who is under fire for making a false claim that the agency's servers were the victim of a cyberattack.

The FCC boss who repealed net neutrality says Google, Facebook and Twitter might need ‘transparency obligations’

With the heads of some of the biggest tech firms about to testify on Capitol Hill, the head of the Federal Communications Commission is calling on them to disclose more information about their operations, particularly about who they ban and why.
Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai, who is under fire for making a false claim that the agency's servers were the victim of a cyberattack.

House Democrats are demanding answers from FCC Chairman Ajit Pai about his now-debunked cyberattack claim

Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai claimed last year that the agency was hit with a cyberattack while soliciting comments about his proposal to repeal its net neutrality rules. That allegation has since been debunked and Democrats want to know why Pai didn't tell them sooner.