Ajit Pai has long signaled that he would approve a T-Mobile/Sprint merger, but today the FCC Chairman made it official. In spite of widespread opposition suggesting that the combining of the country’s third and fourth largest carriers would reduce competition in the marketplace, Pai takes the stance that such a move would actual promote competition. […]
The FCC wants to take on the robocalls issue in the U.S. head-on. FCC chairman Ajit Pai announced a measure to ban international robocalls and malicious text messages that spoof caller IDs to appear as local calls and texts.