from the eight-dollars-for-occupying-a-transmission-medium dept.
GovTechGuy writes "FCC chairman Julius Genachowski said Monday that his agency is going to make it harder for mobile carriers to hit customers with mystery fees on their monthly bills. The practice, known as 'cramming,' typically involves charging customers between $1.99 and $19.99 per month for services they either didn't use or didn't request. The FCC announced fines totaling nearly $12 million against four carriers for cramming last week."
Federal grants are offered for... research into the recreation
potential of interplanetary space travel for the culturally disadvantaged.