FCC Chairman Ajit Pai proposes new rule that would allow carriers to block robocalls

The Federal Communications Commission has recently announced a new rule that would allow mobile phone carriers new abilities to block the growing number of unwanted robocalls. The new rule would make it easier for carriers, like AT&T, Verizon, and T-Mobile, to automatically register their customers for call-blocking technology. As of right now, customers have to […]

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FCC chairman warns carriers with regulatory intervention about robocalls

Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai has recently said to major telecommunications providers that the agency would take action if the companies didn’t implement a plan to fight robocalls this year. In November, Pai sent letters to several companies, asking them to use a caller authentication system to battle call spoofing, a technique robocallers use to imitate […]

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