Politics

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

Last year we heard that ZTE was going to be facing export restrictions for violating US sanctions and shipping US tech products to Iran. Now a...
7 months 2 weeks ago
Apple has been battling the government over a request that Apple help the FBI unlock an iPhone 5c that belong to one of the San Bernardino shooters....
1 year 7 months ago
According to a new report, it may soon become very difficult for ZTE to do business with US component companies. Reuters says that the US Commerce...
1 year 7 months ago
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...
2 years 8 months 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...
2 years 8 months ago
Early in 2014, BlackBerry sued the Ryan Seacrest-backed company Typo Products, claiming that its Typo Keyboard case for iPhone “blatantly copied...
2 years 8 months 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...
2 years 8 months 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...
2 years 11 months ago
The Pew Research Center recently conducted a national survey which revealed relevant data on how voters obtain political information and election...
2 years 11 months 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...
2 years 11 months 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...
7 years 8 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...
7 years 8 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...
7 years 9 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...
7 years 9 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...
7 years 10 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...
7 years 11 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...
8 years 3 weeks 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...
8 years 2 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...
8 years 3 months 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...
8 years 3 months ago

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