WASHINGTON, Aug 19- More than 30 major technology and communication companies said on Friday they are joining the U.S. government to crack down on "robocalls," automated, prerecorded phone calls that regulators have labeled a "scourge." The strike force will report to the FCC by Oct. 19 on "concrete plans to accelerate the development and adoption of new tools and...
WASHINGTON, Aug 19- More than 30 major technology companies are joining the U.S. government to crack down on automated, prerecorded telephone calls that regulators have labeled a "scourge." The group was holding its first meeting with the FCC on Friday. FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler in July urged major companies to take new action to block robocalls, which often come...
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