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1 hr ago | Reuters
Competition is the "watchword" when the U.S. telecom regulator reviews any industry proposals, the Federal Communications Commission's chairman said on Wednesday, addressing claims that Sprint Corp and T-Mobile US Inc would fail without a merger.
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2 hrs ago | Daily Kos
Federal Communications Commission Chairman Tom Wheeler will propose a new set of rules issued in response to a January federal court decision that tossed out the agency's prior Open Internet rules, The New York Times reports .
3 hrs ago | GigaOM
Some feared the worst when an appeals court struck down long-standing "net neutrality" rules in January.
5 hrs ago | SlashGear.com
It's become apparent this week that the Federal Communications Commission plans on proposing a set of rules which would affect the way we access the internet.
7 hrs ago | Reuters
U.S. regulators on Thursday will begin to review the specifics of a new set of so-called "net neutrality" rules aimed at making certain that broadband providers do not slow down or block consumers' access to legal Internet content or applications.
11 hrs ago | The Washington Post
Wireless industry trade group CTIA named Meredith Attwell Baker as its new president Wednesday, another remarkable appointment for the former member of the Federal Communications Commission who has quickly climbed the ranks of a private sector she once regulated.
15 hrs ago | MacRumors
In an updated unlocking FAQ found on its website , Sprint has stated that it will make all of its devices released after February 11, 2015 unlockable for use on other domestic networks such as AT&T or T-Mobile.
The federal government is yet again acquiescing to the ridiculous anti-free market demands of the Left.
In today's world, there's one area of technology that can almost never be fast enough: the wireless networks that power our mobile devices.
The Supreme Court hears oral arguments today in a case that will decide whether Aereo, an over-the-top video distributor, can retransmit broadcast television signals online without obtaining a copyright license.
The Federal Communications Commission has a Procrustean problem. The agency would do well to acknowledge it as a means of reforming its regulatory process.
Health care information technology facilitates the delivery of personalized medicine by providing and supporting the infrastructure for patients, consumers and health care providers to communicate and distribute information.
The tech industry is pressuring the Obama administration to set aside more free, unlicensed airwaves that help fuel Wi-Fi networks, a demand that will create tension as the government tries to also boost revenue-producing licensed airwaves.
The Federal Communications Commission is moving forward with a plan to hold a highly anticipated "incentive auction" in 2015 that will open up low-band spectrum for wireless providers and give broadcasters an opportunity to relinquish airwaves for a portion of the proceeds.
The Federal Communications Commission is coming under pressure for its attempt to raise the minimum amount that companies can charge for basic phone service and still get a government subsidy.
Enforcement letters going to more than 82,000 Ohioans this month mark the latest step in a crackdown on abuse of a federal program that provides free cellphone service to low-income individuals.
Ever since the D.C. Circuit court ruled that the government can't ban Internet providers from blocking or prioritizing Web traffic, the Federal Communications Commission has been looking for a way to get around the ruling.