• FCC says one or more major U.S. carriers may have submitted fake coverage maps to sway Mobility Fund

    6 days ago - By Phone Arena

    The FCC announced today that one or more major U.S. carriers might have submitted incorrect coverage maps, violating mapping rules pertaining to the Mobility Fund Phase II reverse auction. The Fund is expected to allocate over $4.53 billion over the next ten years to provide high-speed mobile broadband service to rural areas that wouldn't have it without government support. The regulatory agency is investigating.
    Nearly 21 million speed tests from 37 states prove the inaccuracies of some of the maps. The issue is whether Verizon, AT&T, T-Mobile ...
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