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Sonos Sound Bar Hits The FCC And May Land In Your Living Room Soon

Sonos Sonos wireless sound systems might not be cheap, but their easily switchable, multi-zone design makes having wireless music throughout your house simple. In 2012, the company added a burly sub to its lineup of products, and from the looks of this FCC filing in the US, a sound bar, called the Playbar, might drop soon. Filing Of┬áSonos Now, as …

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FCC chairman calls for transition of nation’s phone system to IP

The Federal Communications commission is on the brink of dial up a web update to the nation’s telephone system. FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler introduced Tuesday that the commission will begin a “numerous set of experiments” subsequent year geared toward changing the telephone systems traditional phone lines transmission with networks that are in keeping with internet Protocol. whereas many shoppers already …

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Intel CEO favors SoftBank over Dish for Sprint takeover

Intel CEO Paul Otellini Intel CEO Paul Otellini is throwing his weight behind SoftBank in the bidding war for Sprint, according to Reuters. Otellini sent a letter to Federal Communications Commission Chairman Julius Genachowski giving word that he favored SoftBank, a wireless carrier based in Japan, over Dish for the Sprint takeover offer. Sprint has been in talks with SoftBank …

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White House names Tom Wheeler as next FCC chairman

White House names Tom Wheeler President Barack Obama has nominated former lobbyist and venture capitalist Tom Wheeler to serve as the next head of the Federal Communications Commission. Tom Wheeler The White House made the announcement Wednesday. Wheeler’s appointment as chairman of the agency was widely anticipated. His name had been on the shortlist of potential candidates for months, and …

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Google Glass turns up in FCC filing

Google Glass Google Glass took another step toward reality today when its maker filed paperwork with the Federal Communications Commission laying out key technical specifications and certifying its compatibility with various standards. The documents are a routine part of bringing a new wireless device to the market. They describe a device augmented by a Broadcom 2.4GHz 802.11 b/g Wi-Fi radio …

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