Some FCC Subsidized Low Income Phones Are A Chinese Malware Shitshow

We’ve long talked about the problems with the FCC’s Lifeline program, which was created by Reagan and expanded by Bush Junior (yet somehow earned the nickname “Obamaphone”). The $2 billion program doles out a measly $9.25 per month subsidy that low-income homes can use to help pay a tiny fraction of their wireless, phone, or broadband bills (enrolled participants have to chose one).

Link: Some FCC Subsidized Low Income Phones Are A Chinese Malware Shitshow
via http://www.techdirt.com

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