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News, Regulations

U.S. government studies new rules to restrict shipments to Huawei: Report

January 16, 2020

Via: RCR Wireless News

The U.S. government expects to soon publish a new rule that would expand its powers to block sales of foreign-made goods to Chinese vendor Huawei, Reuters reported, citing two sources with knowledge of the matter. In May 2019, the U.S. […]


City of Seattle fighting federal governments new 5G rules

October 3, 2018


The city of Seattle will appeal rules set last week by the federal government that seek to set a countrywide standard for how much cities can charge telecom providers to set up 5G technology for ultrafast cellular connectivity. The rules […]


Appeals court nixes some FCC rules on robocalls

April 3, 2018


A federal appeals court rolled back rules intended to deter irritating telemarketing robocalls, saying they were too broad. The U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia said that 2015 regulations from the Federal Communications Commission could wrongly classify […]


New FAA rules will require some 50-to-200-foot towers to be marked

December 6, 2016

Via: Wireless Estimator

Last December, the FAA established new obstruction lighting and marking rules, and Wireless Estimator developed a handy industry reference tool that breaks down and easily explains the 90-page document’s changes from the previous advisory circular. However, the most current regulations […]


So long cable box. New rules may allow you to bypass the box

September 12, 2016


You may soon have more options for a cable box than renting one from your cable company. The Federal Communications Commission has a plan to make cable companies provide apps that could be used on devices made by tech companies […]