The Department of Justice (DOJ) has supported the proposal for the registration of pre-paid Subscriber Identity Module (SIM) Cards to require telecommunication companies to keep and maintain registry or database of buyers of the electronic cards.
US telecommunications regulators will consider next month allowing people to use cell phones and other broadband services during flights, officials said Thursday.
Americans love them, and hate them. And many say they can’t imagine living without their mobile phones. A survey released Friday shows the mixed emotions people feel about their devices, with many saying they use the phones to save time, but worry about spending too much time using them.
The country’s huge pool of cell-phone users on prepaid accounts are showing signs of increased willingness to open up their wallets to avail themselves of mobile data services, Smart Communications said.
Worries over radiation are so rampant in Japan after last year’s nuclear meltdowns that the world’s first cell phones with built-in radiation monitors are going on sale.