Wheeler Off-Base about FM on Cell?


Next Radio HTC OneAt a hearing on Capitol Hill, FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler seemed to think that broadcasters are looking for a government mandate that would force activation of FM chips in cell phones. NAB said it isn’t broadcasters, but FEMA seems to think it would be a good idea.

Not that broadcasters aren’t interested in FCC input on the matter. And to be fair, Wheeler said he believes FM on cell is a good idea.

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