Tags : FCC


California Congresswoman Introduces Affordable Broadband Bill


[June 29, 2011] California Congresswoman Introduces Affordable Broadband Bill Read More...

Tags: FCC , broadband , Broadband Affordability Act of 2011 , Doris Matsui , low income

Broadband Expansion Unimportant, Not Government Priority, Study Says


[August 13, 2010] Only 40 percent of Americans in research study pegged broadband expansion as a priority. Findings show rate of growth slowing, 21 percent shun Internet use, but millions go online to find jobs, access health information, learn, use government services, stay informed. Read More...

Tags: Internet , FCC , broadband , Pew Research Center , high-speed Internet

Federal Government To Add 500 MHz of Wireless Spectrum


[June 28, 2010] Plans to double wireless capacity in next 10 years, legislation and incentives needed to drive transition. Read More...

Tags: wireless , mobile , FCC , broadband , Obama

FCC Broadband Vote Draws Renewed Ire From Providers


[June 20, 2010] Agency issues Notice of Inquiry for public comment on broadband reclassification plan, strategy to expand high-speed Internet access to millions. Read More...

Tags: Internet , FCC , broadband , Comcast , Net Neutrality

FCC Wants 10,000 Broadband Survey Participants


[June 02, 2010] FCC Wants 10,000 Broadband Survey Participants Read More...

Tags: mobile , FCC , broadband , mobile phone

FCC Says Mobile Bills Shock 30 Million Americans Each Month


[May 27, 2010] FCC Says Mobile Bills Shock 30 Million Americans Each Month Read More...

Tags: mobile , FCC , broadband , mobile phone , Genachowski

FCC Gives Nod to Frontier's $8 Billion Verizon Deal For Rural Telephone Lines


[May 27, 2010] Commission says Frontier pledges to extend broadband, deploy fiber to hospitals and libraries, and create jobs. Read More...

Tags: telecom , Internet , FCC , broadband , Genachowski

FCC Wants More Control Over Broadband Transmission


[May 09, 2010] Proposes to reclassify broadband as telecommunications service but backs away from control over content, pricing, applications, services, e-commerce. Read More...

Tags: Internet , FCC , broadband , Net Neutrality

Lantronix-Spectrum CNC Technologies


[April 17, 2010] With the assistance of a Lantronix design engineer, Spectrum decided to combine its proprietary software with the Lantronix MatchPort b/g to create the Spectrum WiBox. This new and improved solution wirelessly connected computer numerical controlled (CNC) machines using IEEE 802.11 b/g networks. Read More...

Tags: consumer , vertical , wireless , FCC , spectrum

Undeterred FCC Set To Unleash Ambitious Broadband Agenda


[April 12, 2010] Vows Comcast court decision won’t prevent it from enacting plans and meeting policy goals. Read More...

Tags: Internet , FCC , broadband , Genachowski , high-speed access

FCC Survey Shows Affordability, Know-How Impede U.S. Broadband Adoption


[February 26, 2010] Nearly 60 percent of non-users say they can’t afford it or don’t have online skills. Read More...

Tags: Internet , FCC , broadband

FCC Survey Shows Affordability, Know-How Impede Broadband


[February 26, 2010] FCC Survey Shows Affordability, Know-How Impede Broadband Read More...

Tags: Internet , FCC , online , broadband access

FCC Chairman Wants Ultra High Speed Broadband In 100 Million U.S. Households by 2020


[February 18, 2010] Says national broadband plan will create jobs, spur economic growth, prompt innovation. Read More...

Tags: FCC , broadband , network , ARRA , high speed

IT Execs Ask FCC to Keep Internet Open


[October 19, 2009] IT Execs Ask FCC to Keep Internet Open Read More...

Tags: Facebook , social networking , Internet , FCC

FCC's Martin: Open Networks Becoming the Norm


[November 19, 2008] On the eve of a new administration, the FCC chairman reflects on his tenure and looks ahead to unfinished business. Read More...

Tags: wireless , FCC , spectrum , carriers , Wimax

FCC Gives Thumbs-Up to White Spaces


[November 04, 2008] After contentious lobbying, the commission moves to open access to unused spectrum for new wireless devices. Read More...

Tags: Google , wireless , FCC , spectrum , white spaces

Open Networks a Win for Carriers?


[September 10, 2008] With open access becoming a reality, major names at CTIA look to third-party developers for ideas and revenue. Read More...

Tags: wireless , FCC , spectrum , Verizon , carriers

Comcast's Answer to Downloaders: Monthly Limits


[August 29, 2008] How likely is the average user to hit the wall of their new 250GB restriction? Read More...

Tags: networks , FCC , Comcast , BitTorrent , network acceleration

Lawmakers Threaten Free Internet Plan


[July 02, 2008] Lawmakers Threaten Free Internet Plan Read More...

Tags: FCC , spectrum , high-speed broadband , national broadband network

Channel Should Prepare for A Wireless Broadband Boom


[May 30, 2008] Wireless broadband is jockeying to become a potential big moneymaker for the channel and for the U.S. economy as a whole. However, channel players still have to sort through a variety of wireless technologies. And the Federal Communications Commission may make the situation even more uncertain by considering a plan that would provide free high-speed Internet access to a large area of the U.S. within a few years. Read More...

Tags: FCC , Wi-Fi , spectrum , Wimax , free wireless access

FCC Chairman To Congress: Stay Away


[April 22, 2008] FCC Chairman To Congress: Stay Away Read More...

Tags: FCC , Net Neutrality , file sharing , regulation , Kevin Martin

Internet's Future Up for Debate


[April 21, 2008] Internet's Future Up for Debate Read More...

Tags: FCC , AT&T , Net Neutrality , Internet traffic

Can ISPs and P2Ps Coexist?


[April 16, 2008] Can ISPs and P2Ps Coexist? Read More...

Tags: FCC , Comcast , file sharing , P2P rights

Google Vows Broader Open Wireless Access Fight


[April 04, 2008] Now free to speak its mind, the search leader pledges to continue working for wireless network openness, while debate remains heated about FCC oversight. Read More...

Tags: PHP , Google , Android , server , consumer , software , support , wireless , mobile , IT , Internet , FCC , broadband , SAP , ISP , HP , servers , CA , spectrum , government , Verizon , OS , media , RIM , carriers , policy , business , news , e-Mail , handset , corporate , Skype , InternetNews.com , regulation , legal , OSI , REV , EFF , handsets , MIT , auction

FCC Chairman's Open-Market Rhetoric Is A Sham


[April 02, 2008] FCC Chairman's Open-Market Rhetoric Is A Sham Read More...

Tags: wireless , FCC , regulation , competition , Kevin Martin , Skype. free-market

FCC Chairman Says 'Balance' is Key to Net Neutrality


[March 07, 2008] Discusses Comcast, Net Neutrality and other issues at Stanford confab. Read More...

Tags: Google , wireless , FCC , broadband , spectrum , government , Verizon , AT&T , Comcast , VoIP , telecommunications , cable , regulation


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