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35 min ago | Daily Kos
The drumbeat for the Federal Communications Commission to solve the threat to net neutrality by reclassifying broadband as a public utility has been gaining steam.
4 hrs ago | Click Orlando
That's according to a petition Netflix filed to the Federal Communications Commission this week in opposition to Comcast's proposed mega-merger with Time Warner Cable.
7 hrs ago | The Washington Post
Just months after he left the Obama administration, former Federal Communications Commission chair Julius Genachowski is heading back into it.
At the annual Internet Governance Forum meeting in Istanbul next week, a multi-stakeholder group of representatives from around the world will gather to discuss the most pressing Internet policy issues of the day.
On August 19th, the Federal Communications Commission released a public notice detailing the application process for entities interested in participating in the rural broadband experiments.
Municipal broadband has become a surprisingly debated topic on the national level, after Federal Communications Commission Chairman Tom Wheeler indicated that he believes that the FCC has the legal "power" to "preempt state laws that ban competition from community broadband."
From left, FCC Commissioners Ajit Paj, Mignon Clyburn, Chairman Tom Wheeler, Jessica Rosenworcel and Michael O'Rielly.
Remember the year 2000? We'd just gotten through worrying about the Y2K bug. The dot-com bubble was in full swing.
The incident comes a day after the company was hit with a $1.1m penalty in connection with previous network outages.
Most people don't associate the concept of restraint with a federal government that's spending taxpayer dollars at a rate of $7 million a minute and passing so many new regulations that the Code of Federal Regulations is now over 175,000 pages, and growing.
A new survey of more than 1,000 consumers found a dramatic gap between the limited location requirements for cell phone carriers and broad public expectations that wireless callers can be found by emergency responders if they dial 9-1-1 in an emergency.
The United Way and the Boys & Girls Club are just some of the groups backing the deal with Time Warner Cable.
Mayor Eric Garcetti sent a letter to the Federal Communications Commission about the merger between Time Warner Cable and Comcast.
Longtime NBC announcer Don Pardo, who passed away Aug. 18 at the age of 96, was perhaps best known for his television work on such shows as “Saturday Night Live” and the original version of “Jeopardy!” with Art Fleming as host.
Time Warner Cable said Wednesday that service was largely restored after a problem during routine maintenance caused a nationwide outage of its Internet service for hours.
The Federal Communications Commission has heard from more than 1 million commenters on proposed rulemaking to Protect and Promote the Open Internet , including from the American Library Association , Association for College & Research Libraries , the Chief Officers of State Library Agencies and the Association of Research Libraries .
Comcast now believes it will complete its merger with Time Warner Cable in 2015 - a delay from its original estimates of closing the deal by year's end.
Updated: Fri Aug 29, 2014 01:22 pm
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