U.S. wireless carriers face $200 million in FCC fines for mishandling customer data

Verizon, T-Mobile, Sprint, and AT&T can definitely hear the FCC now.  The nation’s largest mobile providers are facing potentially hundreds of millions of dollars in fines after the Federal Communications Commission determined the companies didn’t adequately protect customers’ location data. … Read more…

MIT’s ‘RFocus’ smart surface uses tiny antennas to amplify wireless signals by up to 10x

The project, dubbed RFocus, is described as a “smart surface” consisting of more than 3,000 tiny antennas. Each software-controlled antenna on the two-dimensional surface can either let a wireless signal through or reflect it, depending on what is deemed as … Read more…

Jeffrey Katzenberg’s Quibi Picks T-Mobile as Wireless Launch Partner

Quibi, the short-form mobile TV service founded by Jeffrey Katzenberg, announced a pact with T-Mobile to be the official telecommunications partner for its April 2020 launch. T-Mobile will be the exclusive wireless distributor when Quibi launches next spring. However, the … Read more…

Jeffrey Katzenberg’s Quibi Picks T-Mobile as Wireless Launch Partner

Quibi, the short-form mobile TV service founded by Jeffrey Katzenberg, announced a pact with T-Mobile to be the official telecommunications partner for its April 2020 launch. T-Mobile will be the exclusive wireless distributor when Quibi launches next spring. However, the … Read more…

10 deals you don’t want to miss on Sunday: $8 wireless charger, $17 Wi-Fi extender, Labor Day 4K TV sale, more

We’re rounded up some outstanding daily deals for our readers to check out on Sunday. Highlights include Philips Hue white LED smart light bulbs for just $ 10 each (and all-time low!), a foldable slim wireless charger for only $ … Read more…