Mobile

The long-planned auction of six blocks of publicly owned airwaves has so far reached total bidding of $34 billion -- vastly exceeded expectations.
Mobile visits to digital newspaper sites have doubled in the last two years, in some cases surpassing all other forms of access.
An FCC report details a coding error that resulted in a loss of 911 service for more than 11 million people for up to six hours.
A new federal report shows growth in mobile Internet, but at the same time "... found that 28 percent of households still do not use broadband at home."
"The cell tower industry might be small, with 10,000 to 15,000 workers, but it?s quickly proving to be one of the most dangerous,? said U.S. Secretary of Labor Thomas Perez.
Recently FCC Commissioner Mignon Clyburn asked, ?What is the impact on a consumer whose mobile broadband may be her only access to broadband?
FCC Commissioner Jessica Rosenworcel teamed up with cell phone pioneer Marty Cooper in the San Jose Mercury News to call for wireless innovation ? one with a big reward.
FCC Chair Tom Wheeler recently said, "... meaningful competition for high-speed wired broadband is lacking and Americans need more competitive choices for faster and better Internet connections."
The Leichtman Research Group's new broadband report confirms what most of us know: we want fast Internet.
Using "... your mobile data the same way you use your home Wi-Fi will cost you about twenty times more per month than your wired broadband bill.?