Samsung Galaxy Home Spotted At The FCC, Coming Launching Soon

Several months ago Samsung announced the Galaxy Home which is basically Samsung’s take on the smart speaker. However what Samsung did not mention during the announcement was when the device would launch, but the good news is that it looks like we could be getting pretty close to a release.


FCC Warns Carriers Of Action If Caller ID Authentication Not Implemented By 2019

The FCC has come out swinging against robocalls. Ajit Pai, the commission’s chairman, has sent a letter to over a dozen mobile providers in the United States today warning them of action if they don’t implement caller ID authentication by 2019 to prevent automated spoof calls. He’s calling on the carriers to adopt an industry-wide method of preventing these calls from even going through so that the end user doesn’t […]


FCC To Open New Wireless Spectrum To Enable Gigabit Wi-Fi

Bandwidth demand continues to rise as more and more devices are becoming “smarter” and thus constant connectivity. The future calls for an improvement in Wi-Fi standards and this is something that the FCC and the wireless industry are working on. The Federal Communications Commission has now proposed opening up new spectrum which will allow for gigabit Wi-Fi.


FCC Wants Those Affected By Hurricane Michael To Switch Carriers Without Penalties

Boasting about wide coverage is all well and good under normal circumstances, but what happens during an emergency? Are carriers prepared for such instances where they might have infrastructures in place that helps keep communication alive and well in the event of an emergency?


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Essential’s Audio Adapter Stops By The FCC

The problem with smartphones these days is that many are starting to ditch the headphone jack. We imagine that in the next few years when wireless headphones become ubiquitous that this will no longer be an issue, but for now there are still many out there who rely on wired headphones which means buying adapters and dongles.


FCC Says They Need More Time To Review T-Mobile/Sprint Merger

As some of you guys might have heard, T-Mobile and Sprint will be merging, or at least that’s the plan. Of course given the size of both companies and their roles in the market, safe to say that there is a lot that needs to be reviewed before the merger can officially go through, but unfortunately it seems that part of the process has been put on hold.


T-Mobile Says Boost, MetroPCS, Virgin Will Remain Ever After Sprint Merger

Earlier this year, T-Mobile and Sprint’s plans for a merger were officially announced. Whether or not this merger will actually go through remains to be seen, but there are some concerns as to what this merger could mean for those who are on other networks such as Boost, MetroPCS, and Virgin.


RED Hydrogen One Stops By The FCC, Reveals 4,510mAh Battery

Camera maker RED announced that they would be getting into the smartphone business back in 2017 when they unveiled the RED Hydrogen One. However the handset was delayed and fast forward a year later, we’ve still yet to see it. However the good news is that we could be getting close.


FCC Seemingly Confirms BlackBerry KEY2 LE Smartphone

The BlackBerry KEY2 was officially launched not too long ago but in case the $650 price tag has put you off a bit from purchasing it, or if you simply wanted a more affordable BlackBerry handset, you might be pleased to learn that a potentially cheaper variant of the BlackBerry KEY2 could be in the works.


Samsung Galaxy Watch Could Come In More Than One Size

Recently we have been hearing rumors that Samsung could have a new smartwatch in the works dubbed the Galaxy Watch. Now according to a recent sighting at the FCC, it seems that more details about the upcoming watch have been revealed, such as how it could be offered in more than one size.


Samsung Galaxy Note 9 Spotted At The FCC

The rumors are claiming that with the Samsung Galaxy Note 9, Samsung could be launching the device earlier than expected. How much earlier? We heard early August which would make it slightly earlier than last year’s Note 8. It’s starting to feel like the rumors could be true because according to a report from Droid-Life, the Note 9 has recently been spotted at the FCC.


FCC Cracking Down On Surprise Phone Bills

If you bought something or you’re paying for a service, you bill should pretty much reflect that. However when it comes to our phone bills, this is where it gets confusing because carriers tend to tack on a bunch of other charges that at least on first glance, will leave people clueless as to what it might be.


Spotify Registers With The FCC, Fuels Smart Speaker Rumors

The FCC is usually the place that companies who want to sell hardware in the US will have to visit first before their products can be sold. Given that Spotify is a service provider that specializes in music streaming, it does seem odd that the company would have registered themselves with the FCC.


Nintendo Submits New Left Joy-Con To The FCC

When the Nintendo Switch first came out, many gamers were pretty happy with what they got. However there were quite a few reports of users experiencing connectivity issues with the left Joy-Con. It was speculated that the antenna design of the left Joy-Con could be the problem, although Nintendo for the most part reassured gamers that there were no issues.