• Part of US 5G rollout delayed over aviation fears; UK to toughen law on mobile use while driving

    18 days ago - By 9to5Mac

    The Federal Aviation Administration has asked mobile carriers to delay part of their US 5G rollout plans over fears that new frequencies could interfere with altimeters on aircraft - despite no supporting evidence...
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  • Virtually all mobile phone use will be illegal while driving in the UK

    Virtually all mobile phone use will be illegal while driving in the UK

    19 days ago - By Tech Radar

    The UK government is to strengthen laws that will make it illegal to use a mobile phone while driving under virtually any circumstance. It is already an offence to use a mobile phone to make a call or send a text message while behind the wheel, but until now there have been no specific provisions for other instances, such as checking a map application or selecting a playlist. A public consultation found that four fifths of people supported a move to tighten the regulations and take into account the development of technology and changing consumer behaviours.
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