Tag: FCC

  • Amazon Fire TV 2 Rumored To Be Arriving

    Amazon Fire TV 2 Rumored To Be Arriving

    So you might have seen us reporting on the refreshed and renewed Apple TV which was announced at Apple’s September event earlier this week. Apple’s TV box has got new touch sensitive controls and Siri support to boot. However, rival Amazon’s Fire TV has also (apparently) been scheduled for a reboot, with the product recently […]

  • Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 8.0 Leaked Photos Surface

    Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 8.0 Leaked Photos Surface

    New photos of the Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 8.0 have surfaced in the wild confirming its existence after it was recently submitted to the FCC for approval. The Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 8.0 (model number SM-T715) is one of two new tablets expected to be launched by the end of the year by the South Korean […]

  • Justice Department to block Comcast / Time Warner Merger

    Justice Department to block Comcast / Time Warner Merger

    A year after Comcast announced they were planning to merge with rival American internet giant Time Warner Cable in a £30 billion contract things may not be looking so good. It has emerged that the deal does not have the authority or indeed the approval of many American regulators and authorities. Info has been leaked anonymously […]

  • Amazon to Test Drone Delivery in the States Following FAA Permission

    Amazon to Test Drone Delivery in the States Following FAA Permission

    UPDATE: It has since emerged that the FAA statement given to Amazon was for an OLD version of the Prime Air Drone. You can read about the update to this story here. ______________________________________________________________ The FAA have recently released a statement stating that Amazon now has limited permission to test and develop drones in the United […]

  • FCC Approves Net Neutrality Rules, What Does This Mean For The UK

    FCC Approves Net Neutrality Rules, What Does This Mean For The UK

    So it’s likely you’ve seen in the news lately the discussion over “Net Neutrality”, many of you will have no idea what this means and those that do may not know how it affects us in the UK. The FCC or Federal Communications Commission is an independent agency in the USA and their role is […]

  • Samsung Galaxy S6 Wireless Charger Appears At The FCC

    Samsung Galaxy S6 Wireless Charger Appears At The FCC

    As I’m sure you’ll all be aware, we’re just a few days away from the announcement of the successor to the current Samsung Galaxy S5 and yet more information has filtered through the various channels; this time via the FCC site which shows Samsung’s new wireless charger, which no doubt will be compatible with the […]

  • Sony is Building a VAIO Chromebook, Pictures Leak from FCC

    Sony is Building a VAIO Chromebook, Pictures Leak from FCC

    It’s been a while since we heard any noise from the Chromebook market – the first wave of netbooks running Google’s simple cloud-based Chrome OS launched last year but didn’t seem to really take off. However, that doesn’t stop manufacturers beavering away at new products to run Google’s OS. Sony seems to have plans to […]

  • Google’s Mystery “Entertainment Device” Will Bring Streaming Music Hardware to the Home

    Google’s Mystery “Entertainment Device” Will Bring Streaming Music Hardware to the Home

    Last week it was reported that Google had approached the Federal Communications Commission to seek approval for testing on a mystery “entertainment device” and just a day after making the somewhat obvious prediction that Apple will launch its next iPad at a March press event respected news source The Wall Street Journal believes it’s sussed out […]

  • Google Applies For FCC Approval on Top Secret “Entertainment Device”

    Google Applies For FCC Approval on Top Secret “Entertainment Device”

    Internet giant Google has approached the Federal Communications Commission with an interesting request for testing on an unspecified “entertainment device”. In the proposal Google says the mystery machine requires “testing outside the laboratory environment” and that “the device is in the prototyping phase and will be modified prior to final compliance testing.” Speaking of the […]

  • HP ‘Go’ 7-inch WebOS Tablet Incoming

    HP ‘Go’ 7-inch WebOS Tablet Incoming

    Word has spread of a new, smaller HP tablet powered by the webOS platform, dubbed the HP Go. A 7-inch version of the HP TouchPad has recently paid a visit to the U.S FCC (Federal Communications Commission) to be checked over and made sure it’s law abiding and such. It was approved by the FCC, […]

  • LG Optimus 3D approved by US FCC

    LG Optimus 3D approved by US FCC

    Great news for our US 3D fans, as the FCC has just approved a phone called LG P920, which in gadget world translates to the LG Optimus 3D. The Optimus 3D has been touted by LG since the MWC show at the start of the year, but thanks to the untested nature of the glasses-free 3D the […]