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BlackBerry , the Canadian phone giant, hasn't seen a good time in the past few years as it saw its stocks drop from the record high of $140 a share in 2008 to its present-day penny valuation.
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7 hrs ago | The Olympian
October 2006: Congress passes the WARN act, establishing the Wireless Emergency Alert system.
11 hrs ago | The Des Moines Register
The federal government has focused more attention on speeding up the rollout of broadband to the millions of people who are unserved, most of them in rural America.
An introduction to amateur radio, or Ham Radio, will be offered Saturday, April 12, from 8:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the Manchester Red Cross Blood Center, 425 Reservoir Ave. Before anyone can transmit, they must receive a license from the Federal Communications Commission.
Today's Paper, also known as the e-Edition, is an online replica of the printed newspaper.
On January 14, 2014, the latest chapter of the net neutrality controversy closed when the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia decided that the Federal Communications Commission was statutorily authorized under the Telecommunications Act of 1996 to regulate the treatment of Internet traffic by broadband Internet service providers , ... (more)
On March 3, 2014, the Federal Communications Commission issued an omnibus Notice of Apparent Liability that proposes substantial fines totaling more than $1.9 million against Viacom, ESPN and NBCUniversal for unlawfully transmitting advertisements that misused actual warning sounds of the Emergency Alert System .
Despite recent court setbacks, the rules proposed for adoption should achieve that goal.
The Federal Communications Commission today issued a Public Notice revealing E-rate program reform actions under consideration by the agency.
Jessica Rosenworcel, a commissioner with the U.S. Federal Communications Commission, calls for more WiFi spectrum to be made available.
Federal Communications Commission Chairman Tom Wheeler wants to retain restrictions on broadcasters' ability to own daily newspapers in their markets and to continue barring mergers between the top four broadcast television networks.
Rep. Ben Ray Lujan said the expansion of wireless service in the northern part of New Mexico is essential for the area's economic growth.
As to a right to be free from questions by a national "news nanny," it's all in how you view the ultimate intent.
"The Federal Communications Commission has backed away from the senseless study it planned that would have had researchers snooping into the content decisions made in local broadcast newsrooms," begins a column by Jeff McCall.
So Comcast's chairman and CEO Brian Roberts is counting on his political clout with the Obama administration and a few inconsequential divestments to win regulatory approval for Comcast's $45 billion acquisition of Time Warner Cable.
General Communications Inc. and Copper Valley Telecom were named winning bidders for Universal Service Fund support for work to upgrade to either 3G or 4G service in several locations, including Barrow, Nome, Hooper Bay, Kotzebue, Mountain Village, Unalaska and the Copper River area.