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14 min ago | PC World
Government-funded broadband projects have led to higher speeds and lower prices for U.S. small businesses, despite opposition from some in Congress, according to an auditor's report.
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2 hrs ago | Adweek
Federal Communications Commission chairman Tom Wheeler's proposal to inhibit joint sales agreements between TV stations is already shaping up to be a fight that will split along party lines.
6 hrs ago | Washington Examiner
Sen. Ted Cruz , R-Texas, shared some great jokes from the Gridiron dinner on Saturday, but he also had some serious remarks for the Washington journalists who were gathered at their annual dinner.
10 hrs ago | CNet News
The task force will consider ways to accelerate the adoption of health care technologies by leveraging broadband and other communications services.
There may be something to the claim that all people want to be free. But it is a demonstrable fact that freedom has been under attack, usually successfully, for thousands of years.
The German secret police, known as The Stasi, censored news organizations and kept political free speech out of the control of news editors and very much in control of the police.
There is a bill working its way through Congress that is of vital importance to journalists, including this editorial board, but more importantly to the public at large.
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.
October 2006: Congress passes the WARN act, establishing the Wireless Emergency Alert system.
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.