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FCC Requires Data-Roaming Agreements

April 7th, 2011 04:18 admin Leave a comment Go to comments

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itwbennett writes “The FCC has voted to require data roaming agreements between carriers in a move largely targeting AT&T and Verizon, the two largest mobile carriers in the U.S. ‘What good is [a] smartphone if it can’t be used when a subscriber is roaming across the country or even across the county?’ said Commissioner Michael Copps. ‘Our regulations must reflect today’s reality and not make artificial distinctions between voice and data telecommunications.’”

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