AT&T Is Enabling Its Robocall Blocking Tech by Default

Photo: Sam Rutherford (Gizmodo) Robocalls are annoying as hell, and thanks to new techniques like caller…

Warren Calls Out FCC Advisory Committee Overrun by Corporate Suits

Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) listens as Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Director Richard Cordray testifies before the…

Best Gizmodo Stories of the Week

Clockwise from top left: Jim Cooke; Chelsea Beck; Benjamin Currie; Angelica Alzona (all Gizmodo). Lying, tech…

Ajit Pai Is Working Hard to Make Broadband Users Dumb Again

Federal Communication Commission Chairman Ajit Pai prepares to testify before the Senate Financial Services and General…

Ajit Pai’s Silence on Phone Tracking Abuse Is Further Eroding Faith in His Competence

FCC Chairman Ajit Pai speaks during a news conference to unveil Cox Connect2Compete program, at the…

House Robocall Bill Now Favors Criminal Charges for Offenders, May Target Debt Collectors Soon

Rep. Anna Eshoo, D-Calif., speaks at a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, May…

Ex-Telecom CEO and Ajit Pai Adviser Sentenced to Five Years for Fraud Totaling $270 Million

Photo: Gizmodo / Dell Cameron The former CEO of an Anchorage-based telecom was sentenced on Friday…

New Bill Prohibits Phone Companies from Charging Customers to Ban Robocalls

House Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Rep. Greg Walden, R-Ore. listens as left as the committee’s…

Ajit Pai Is Still Withholding Facts About Location-Data Abuse From Fellow Commissioners

FCC Chairman Ajit Pai (L) and FTC Chairman Joseph Simons prepare to testify before the Senate…

Hospitals and Patients Are Being Plagued by Robocalls

A specialist doctor for casualty surgery managing patients by phone at Martin Luther University in Halle,…