wireless carriers

FCC Launches Investigation Into Whether Carriers Lied About Their Coverage

FCC Launches Investigation Into Whether Carriers Lied About Their Coverage

The Federal Communications Commission has announced an investigation into whether carriers falsely reported information about their coverage areas to the agency, therefore screwing people over. The FCC said Friday that it would halt its $6 billion program aimed at providing high-speed mobile broadband coverage in rural areas while the investigation…

Google Wants To Become A Wireless Carrier, But Not For Why You Think

Google Wants To Become A Wireless Carrier, But Not For Why You Think

We’ve long heard whisperings that Google wanted to become a wireless carrier, and over the weekend, a Google executive confirmed those rumours. Intriguing! Just imagine Google Fibre — but for mobile. However, Google’s not trying to compete with the Verizons and AT&Ts of the world. Think of it more like…