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March 29, 2015 6:44 PM FCC chairman: Net rules will withstand court challenge

After running the gauntlet of Congressional hearings over the last two weeks, FCC chairman Tom Wheeler remains confident that the net neutrality rules the agency passed last month will survive upcoming challenges in court. He made the prediction Friday speaking at the Ohio State University. Moritz College of Law as part of a "Future of Internet Regulation 10

March 29, 2015 1:07 PM Watch out! All that Meerkating and Periscoping could slam your mobile data limits

Josh Miller, who works on Facebook’s product team, thinks red-hot mobile live-streaming apps like Periscope and Meerkat are “cool art projects,” but that we’re a couple years too early for the technology. And why? For one thing, Miller told VentureBeat on Twitter recently, connection speeds aren’t good enough. And that’s to say nothing of the impact 31

March 28, 2015 6:04 PM Pilots on the Germanwings Murder/Suicide

"When people start looking for whom to blame, the answer is simple: Joe-six-pack who wanted a $ 99 flight from New York to L.A." A veteran pilot on cost pressures in flight-crew training After the Germanwings crash I argued that no single safety device or security protocol could protect the flying public against a pilot determined to do harm. A number 26

March 28, 2015 5:38 PM America Movil may not face tougher regulation without asset sale: regulator

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexico's telecom regulator will not necessarily impose tougher rules against billionaire Carlos Slim's America Movil if it does not go ahead with a plan to sell off assets, the head of the regulatory agency said in an interview on Friday. Mexico's Congress last year passed sweeping telecoms reform aimed at curbing America Movil's 46

March 28, 2015 4:57 PM FCC Plans to Share Government Airwaves with Tech Developers

The FCC will vote on whether tech companies will have access to certain bandwidths that were previously only used by the military. While the Federal Communications Commission is mostly done with Net Neutrality issues, the government agency is moving on to handle a new issue: airwave regulations. The government currently has exclusive access to certain 12

March 28, 2015 3:05 PM Delta keeps US-Japan route sought by American Airlines

Delta Air Lines will be allowed to keep a route between the U.S. and Japan that was sought by American Airlines Group Inc. The U.S. Department of Transportation said Friday that Delta could retain the route between Seattle and Haneda International Airport but with more flights. The Dallas Morning News ( ) reports Atlanta-based Delta 11

March 28, 2015 1:22 PM Germanwings Crash: How Regularly Pilots Confer ‘Aircraft-Assisted Suicides’

Despite the fact that authorities said the co-pilot of the Germanwings flight that crashed not long ago in France planned to “destroy the plane” with 150 individuals on board, purported “aircraft-assisted suicides” are uncommon, as per researchers who inspected many years of crash information. Still, they’ve happened before, and now and again, the pilots 42

March 28, 2015 7:39 AM BlackBerry looking to acquire company to grow software sales

WATERLOO — BlackBerry chief executive John Chen says the success of his turnaround plan relies on making the company's smartphone business profitable, dramatically increasing revenue from software sales and using the profits to build a secure mobile platform for the Internet of Things. The plan includes the acquisition of another company, sooner rather 26

March 27, 2015 9:54 PM BlackBerry surprises analysts with $28M profit for Q4

BlackBerry is halfway into a rebound strategy designed to regain lost ground in the global smartphone market. The Canadian mobile phone maker announced its fourth quarter earnings, which amount to an increase of five cents per share, halfway into its two-year turnaround strategy designed to better compete with other giants in the smartphone market, like Apple 11

March 27, 2015 9:25 PM The Latest: Church service in Duesseldorf for crash families

A church service in honor of the victims has been held in Duesseldorf, where the Germanwings plane was headed when it crashed into a French mountain, killing all 150 people aboard Tuesday. People packed into the St. Lambertus Basilica for the Friday night service organized jointly by the Catholic and Lutheran churches. Detlev Toonen, a Lutheran priest 33