July 22 — Federal Communications Commission Chairman Tom Wheeler is calling on phone companies to offer call-blocking services to subscribers who want to put a stop to automated robocalls, he said in a July 22 blog post.

Wheeler sent letters to the CEOs of top wireless and wireline phone companies, including AT&T Inc., Verizon Communications Inc., Sprint Corp. and T-Mobile US Inc., asking them to immediately begin offering free call-blocking services to consumers, he said. Read the full article...

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September 14, 2016