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Verizon Loses Battle With FCC Over Data Roaming Rules
2012-12-05 07:35:47

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online A U.S. appeals court has unanimously upheld the Federal Communications Commission´s requirements that major wireless carriers make their mobile broadband networks available to smaller providers through roaming agreements with “reasonable” rates. A three-judge panel for the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit found that the FCC was within its rights to apply the data roaming rules to Verizon. "This...


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monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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