Topic: Federal Communications Commission
Verizon 4G service will be available in Boston, Chicago, and Settle, among other major American hubs.
10/07/2010 01:29 pm
Verizon Wireless has wrongly levied data fees on about 15 million customers. The refunds are in the mail.
10/04/2010 04:51 pm
Verizon Wireless said most of the 15 million customers affected will receive credits of $2 to $6 on their October or November bills. Some will receive larger sums. Verizon Wireless has said that it stopped charging such fees when a customer started using a data service but then quickly shut it off.
10/04/2010 12:46 pm
Net neutrality rules are intended to ensure that phone and cable TV companies cannot discriminate against Internet traffic traveling over their broadband lines.
08/06/2010 02:19 pm
LightSquared will launch a new wireless broadband network that aims to provide competition to the incumbent phone companies.
07/21/2010 01:16 pm
The federal appeals court decision against the FCC regulations of "fleeting expletives" needs a hearing in the Supreme Court. The court's legal reasoning must be updated in the face of rapid changes in media, the increasing assault of vulgarity on children, and the demand of parents for government help.
07/15/2010 01:16 pm
A court has ruled that the FCC has to reconsider its fines for unplanned expletives blurted out on live broadcasts. The ruling comes as media experts debate whether the FCC should have a role in the Internet world.
07/14/2010 08:28 pm
Broadband regulation: FCC moves forward Thursday with the process of exploring new rules to help oversee high-speed Internet.
06/17/2010 03:09 pm
Networks have been under attack -- and successfully handled by operators -- as long as they’ve been around. Be wary of calls for more government supervision of the Internet.
04/29/2010 02:31 pm
US cybersecurity is weakened by our desire to keep government out of business.
04/29/2010 10:46 am