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10.22.15
FCC will publish telemarketer phone numbers to help you block them
10.22.15

FCC will publish telemarketer phone numbers to help you block them

The idea here is that by releasing these regularly, it'll help software developers build automated apps for heading the calls off before they happen.

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08.17.15
FTC names its $25,000 counter-robocall contest winner
08.17.15

FTC names its $25,000 counter-robocall contest winner

The winning mobile app works a lot like your email's spam box.

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07.09.15
TWC robo-calls customer 153 times, now owes her $229,500
07.09.15

TWC robo-calls customer 153 times, now owes her $229,500

Reuters reports that Time Warner Cable has been slapped with a hefty ($229,500) fine after hammeri...

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06.29.15
PayPal explains when it will hit you with robocalls
06.29.15

PayPal explains when it will hit you with robocalls

When Paypal will robocall you: if you owe it money, if there's a fraud investigation or if it needs to alert you about shady activity on your account.

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06.19.15
FCC: Telcos can block robocalls and spam texts for you
06.19.15

FCC: Telcos can block robocalls and spam texts for you

The Federal Communications Commission has just made it clear that customers can ask carriers to bl...

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03.23.15
Facebook wants to replace your Android phone's dialer
03.23.15

Facebook wants to replace your Android phone's dialer

Facebook isn't done trying to replace your Android phone's software just because Home fizzled out....

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03.04.15
FTC offers a $25,000 prize if you can trap robocallers
03.04.15

FTC offers a $25,000 prize if you can trap robocallers

Yep, the Federal Trade Commission still hates robocalls as much as you do. The agency has launche...

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