Sunday, May 03, 2015
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Cry Engine, Final Fantasy Direct X 12 Demos Impressed BUILD
Telecom Companies Seek Stay of FCC's Internet Regulations
Seagate Combines Cloud Storage Systems, High Performance Computing and Electronic Solutions Groups
Microsoft Releases Windows 10 for IoT Devices
LinkedIn Sees Slow Growth
Mozilla To Deprecate Non-Secure HTTP Sites
AMD Delays CrossFire Freesync Update
Microsoft Uses Machine Learning To Guess Your Age
Active Discussions
roxio issues with xp pro
How to burn a backup copy of The Frozen Throne
Help make DVDInfoPro better with dvdinfomantis!!!
Copied dvd's say blank in computer only
menu making
Optiarc AD-7260S review
cdrw trouble
burning
 Home > News > Mobiles > New FCC...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Thursday, April 07, 2011
New FCC Rules Drive Wireless Competition


The FCC acted today to promote increased consumer access to nationwide mobile broadband service by adopting an Order that requires facilities-based providers of commercial mobile data services to offer data roaming arrangements to other such providers on commercially reasonable terms and conditions, subject to certain limitations.

Consumers expect mobile data services that will allow them to remain connected wherever they go; a data roaming rule will help ensure that consumers? services are not interrupted and that coverage is available on a competitive basis. The widespread availability of data roaming arrangements will allow consumers with mobile data plans to remain connected when they travel outside their own provider?s network coverage areas by using another provider?s network.

Existing voice roaming rules already allow regional competitors to use the big carriers' networks for phone calls outside of their own service territories. But smaller wireless providers say they need to be able to offer nationwide data service too to compete.

The new rules are a response to consolidation in an industry dominated by two nationwide carriers: AT&T Inc. and Verizon Wireless.


Previous
Next
Microsoft Introduces Bing for iPad        All News        Android to Command Nearly Half of Worldwide Smartphone Operating System Market by Year-End 2012
MediaTek Unveils First ULC Single Chip Solution for Mobile Phones     Mobiles News      Android to Command Nearly Half of Worldwide Smartphone Operating System Market by Year-End 2012

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2015 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .