Tag Archives: FCC

The Do Not Call List: Has It Stopped Working?

It has happened to you before. You are enjoying time with your family, eating dinner or participating in a business meeting when you phone rings. It is a number that you don’t recognize. It isn’t a local number. It could … Continue reading

Posted in 1 Geek, Technology, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

White Spaces: What Is It and Why Do I Care?

On December 22, 2011, the FCC announced approval of the first television white spaces database and device.  This announcement will have an impact on you in the future. An additional relevant FCC announcement can be found here. In layman’s terms, … Continue reading

Posted in 3 Geek, Hardware, Medical, Software, Technology, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

AT&T: T-Mobile Bid Is a Cunning Strategy

Several months ago, I wrote a post about the offer by AT&T to purchase T-Mobile for $39B from Deutsche Telekom.  At that time, I took the point of view of the consumer and drew some conclusions about things I felt would … Continue reading

Posted in 1 Geek, Apple, AT&T, iPad, iPhone, Sprint, T-Mobile, Technology, Uncategorized, Verizon | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

What is Net Neutrality?

One of the hot topics in technology today is called Net Neutrality.  A very general description of net neutrality is that the two different sides are arguing over how subscribers to internet services should be charged for the data that … Continue reading

Posted in 2 Geek, Technology, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment