Alex Fitzpatrick

Alex Fitzpatrick is Homepage Editor for, also covering technology, policy and cybersecurity. He previously covered politics and policy for Mashable. Fitzpatrick has a degree in International Relations from the State University of New York at Geneseo, where he also served as News Director and Station Manager for the campus radio station, 89.3 WGSU. Follow Fitzpatrick on Twitter at @AlexJamesFitz or email him at

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Phone Calls on Planes? The FCC Might OK Them — Someday

The Federal Communications Commission is set to consider allowing airline passengers to make calls while in-flight, an official there confirmed to TIME Thursday. The agency will first discuss the proposal at an open meeting set for Dec. 12.

“Today, we circulated a proposal to expand consumer access and choice for in-flight mobile …

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