Politics

Even cellular phones are part of the political world.  Find PhoneDog's collection of articles related to the cellular industry and politics.

Earlier this month, Typo Products was ordered to pay BlackBerry nearly $1 million for continuing to sell its original Typo Keyboard case after it had...
5 months 1 week ago
Last year, Microsoft hit Samsung with a lawsuit over royalties that Samsung was supposed to pay Microsoft as part of a patent cross-licensing deal...
5 months 2 weeks ago
Early in 2014, BlackBerry sued the Ryan Seacrest-backed company Typo Products, claiming that its Typo Keyboard case for iPhone “blatantly copied...
5 months 3 weeks ago
UPDATE: The FCC has posted a fact sheet to help consumers understand Chairman Tom Wheeler's proposal.   There’s some big regulatory news today, as...
5 months 3 weeks ago
The week may be winding down, but AT&T isn’t letting Friday go without one more major announcement. AT&T will acquire Mexican wireless...
8 months 3 weeks ago
The Pew Research Center recently conducted a national survey which revealed relevant data on how voters obtain political information and election...
8 months 3 weeks ago
A few years ago, we learned that AT&T would begin throttling the data speeds of unlimited data customers if their usage put them in the top five...
9 months 2 days ago
So far, fewer than half the states in the U.S. currently have texting bans in place. (Specifically, there are 19 states that have instituted...
5 years 5 months ago
As much as I hate the idea of anyone texting while driving, the impact of a bus or truck driver doing is even worse, thanks to the size of the motor...
5 years 6 months ago
As Aaron wrote earlier today, the US Government has launched Distraction.gov, a website aimed to educate citizens about the dangers of texting or...
5 years 6 months ago
I'd be willing to wager that nearly everyone reading this article (including the person writing it) has messaged, e-mailed, eaten, or done something...
5 years 6 months ago
A Maine representative wants to make the state the first to require a brain cancer warning on wireless phones, despite the fact that there's no...
5 years 7 months ago
That headline did not contain a typo. Indeed, New York City police burned through its citation pads to slap 7,500+ drivers with fines totaling more...
5 years 9 months ago
The US Department of Transportation will be holding its Distracted Driving Summit in Washington, D.C. this week (Sept 30–Oct 1). Among the agenda...
5 years 10 months ago
A bill that was recently signed into law by Illinois Governor Pat Quinn has banned registered sex offenders from using social networks, turning the...
5 years 11 months ago
When a cell phone ringing interrupted a White House press briefing, I thought that was pretty lame. This one's even worse. Nothing like interrupting...
6 years 6 days ago
A couple of days ago, I nearly got hit by a car. Happens to people all the time ? the near miss, the ?if I?d been two inches more to the left, I?d be...
6 years 2 weeks ago
Thanks to recent acquisitions, both Verizon Wireless and AT&T may be under the Department of Justice's spotlight for potential antitrust behavior...
6 years 3 weeks ago
Regardless of the ability to carry the latest device on the market or have the best plan in the industry, Sprint's ability to say that it is the...
6 years 4 weeks ago
Ever since cell phone apps hit the Twitterverse, the spike in usage has made regular ongoing maintenance crucial. But Monday night, system integrity...
6 years 1 month ago

Pages