Slashdot Items Tagged "fcc"

Date / Time Story
Wednesday April 18, 2018 @01:05PM A Florida Man Has been Accused of Making 97 Million Robocalls
Monday April 16, 2018 @06:54PM T-Mobile To Pay $40 Million Over False Ring Tones on Rural US Calls
Thursday April 05, 2018 @02:07PM Online Gaming Could Be Stalled by Net Neutrality Repeal, ESA Tells Court
Sunday April 01, 2018 @05:05PM Software Bug Behind Biggest Telephony Outage In US History
Friday March 23, 2018 @04:15PM FCC Chief Cites Concerns on Spy Threats From Chinese Telecoms Firms
Friday March 09, 2018 @04:51PM FCC's Ajit Pai is Surrounded By a 'Set of People With a Very Traditional Mindset', Says Sir Tim Berners-Lee
Monday February 26, 2018 @01:31PM FCC Will Auction 5G-ready 3.7-4.2GHz and mmWave Spectrum
Tuesday January 30, 2018 @02:01PM False Hawaii Missile Alert Sent After Drill Recording Said 'This Is Not A Drill'
Tuesday January 30, 2018 @01:21PM New FCC Rules Will Require Wireless Companies To Deliver Emergency Alerts More Accurately
Tuesday January 30, 2018 @12:49PM California Senate Defies FCC, Approves Net Neutrality Law
Monday January 29, 2018 @12:05PM FCC Chairman Slams Trump Team's Proposal To Nationalize 5G
Thursday January 25, 2018 @01:52PM San Jose Mayor Quits FCC Advisory Committee, Says It is Dealing ISPs a 'Very Favorable Hand'
Tuesday December 26, 2017 @02:00PM Net Neutrality Complaints Rise Amid FCC Repeal
Thursday December 21, 2017 @04:35PM FCC Hits Sinclair With $13 Million Fine Over Ads
Wednesday December 13, 2017 @09:54AM No Matter What Happens With Net Neutrality, an Open Internet Isn't Going Anywhere, Says Former FCC Chairman
Wednesday December 13, 2017 @09:08AM Net Neutrality Protests Move Online, Yet Big Tech Is Quiet
Monday December 11, 2017 @02:41PM Net Neutrality: 'Father Of Internet' Joins Tech Leaders in Condemning Repeal Plan
Wednesday December 06, 2017 @09:15PM FCC Chair Ajit Pai Falsely Claims Killing Net Neutrality Will Help Sick and Disabled People
Monday December 04, 2017 @03:38PM NYTimes Editorial Board: The FCC Wants To Let Telecoms Cash In on the Internet
Wednesday November 29, 2017 @03:31PM FCC Chairman Keeps Up Assault on Social Media
Tuesday November 28, 2017 @04:02PM FCC Chairman Ajit Pai Criticizes Companies That Oppose His Efforts To Repeal Net Neutrality Rules
Thursday November 23, 2017 @03:56PM Ajit Pai and the FCC Want It To Be Legal for Comcast To Block BitTorrent
Thursday November 23, 2017 @10:09AM Cloudflare Might Be Exploring a Way To Slow Down FCC Chairman Ajit Pai's Home Internet Speeds
Tuesday November 14, 2017 @01:59PM Ads May Soon Stalk You on TV Like They Do on Your Facebook Feed
Friday September 29, 2017 @02:07PM Internet Activists Urge Congress to Fire Trump's FCC Chief Ajit Pai
Friday September 29, 2017 @08:31AM FCC Silenced Puerto Rico Radio Station's Boosters in March 2017
Thursday September 28, 2017 @04:29PM FCC Chief Tells Apple To Turn on iPhone's FM Radio Chip
Thursday August 31, 2017 @03:44PM The FCC Website Lets You Upload Malware Using Its Own Public API Key
Friday August 11, 2017 @01:36PM Almost All of FCC's New Advisory Panel Works For Telecoms
Sunday July 23, 2017 @07:36PM Ask Slashdot: How Can You Avoid Routers With Locked Firmware?
Friday July 21, 2017 @09:54PM Senator Doesn't Buy FCC Justification For Killing Net Neutrality
Wednesday July 12, 2017 @02:54PM Net Neutrality is Not a Pirates' Fight Anymore
Friday July 07, 2017 @10:56PM Google and Facebook Give Net Neutrality Campaign a Boost
Wednesday June 28, 2017 @02:45PM More Than 40 ISPs Across the Country Tell Chairman Pai to Not Repeal Network Neutrality
Sunday June 25, 2017 @11:43AM How A Contractor Exploited A Vulnerability In The FCC Website
Thursday June 15, 2017 @03:07PM Netflix Changes Course, Says It Will 'Never Outgrow' Fight For Net Neutrality
Wednesday June 07, 2017 @03:20PM Americans From Both Political Parties Overwhelmingly Support Net Neutrality, Poll Shows
Tuesday June 06, 2017 @12:03PM Amazon, Mozilla, Kickstarter, and Reddit Are Staging a Net Neutrality Online Protest
Friday June 02, 2017 @01:22PM After Bomb Threats, FCC Proposes Letting Police Unveil Anonymous Callers
Thursday June 01, 2017 @03:32AM Democrats Ask FBI To Probe Reported FCC Cyberattack
Tuesday May 23, 2017 @02:32PM Comcast Proves Need For Net Neutrality By Trying To Censor Advocacy Website
Sunday May 21, 2017 @02:55PM FCC Won't Release DDoS Logs, And Will Probably Honor Fake Comments
Thursday May 18, 2017 @12:35PM Net Neutrality Goes Down in Flames as FCC Votes To Kill Title II Rules
Sunday May 14, 2017 @07:06PM FCC Suspends Net Neutrality Comments, As Chairman Pai Mocks 'Mean Tweets'
Friday May 12, 2017 @10:19AM Sprint Sues FCC For 'Capricious' Deregulation of Business Data Services
Wednesday May 10, 2017 @12:27PM A Bot Is Flooding the FCC's Website With Fake Anti-net Neutrality Comments
Monday May 08, 2017 @11:06AM John Oliver Gets Fired Up Over Net Neutrality, Causes FCC's Site To Temporarily Crash
Friday May 05, 2017 @11:10PM FCC Considers Fining Stephen Colbert Over Controversial Trump Joke
Thursday April 27, 2017 @04:41PM Kill Net Neutrality and You'll Kill Us, Say 800 US Startups
Friday April 21, 2017 @10:33AM Trump's FCC Votes To Allow Broadband Rate Hikes Will Deprive More Public Schools From Getting Internet Access
Wednesday April 12, 2017 @12:55PM Silicon Valley Kicks Off Fight On Net Neutrality
Wednesday April 05, 2017 @01:11PM FCC's Ajit Pai Says Broadband Market Too Competitive For Strict Privacy Rules
Saturday April 01, 2017 @12:12AM Verizon, AT&T, Comcast Say They Will Not Sell Customer Browsing Histories
Saturday April 01, 2017 @12:08AM Net Neutrality Is Trump's Next Target, Administration Says
Friday March 24, 2017 @02:20PM T-Mobile Kicks Off Industry Robocall War With Network-Level Blocking and ID Tools
Thursday March 23, 2017 @01:37PM Senate Votes To Kill FCC's Broadband Privacy Rules
Monday February 06, 2017 @07:53AM 'The End Of The Level Playing Field'
Friday January 06, 2017 @04:14PM AT&T and Time Warner Still Trying To Sidestep FCC Scrutiny of Merger
Friday December 02, 2016 @03:52PM FCC Calls Out AT&T, Verizon For 'Zero Rating' Their Own Video Apps
Wednesday November 16, 2016 @08:52PM FCC Abides By GOP Request To Stop What It's Doing, Deletes Everything From Meeting Agenda
Saturday October 29, 2016 @03:00PM 'Robocall Strike Force' Proposal Could Stop Caller ID Spoofing
Wednesday October 19, 2016 @11:37AM T-Mobile Fined $48 Million By FCC For Mischaracterizing 'Unlimited' Plan and Throttling Users' Data
Tuesday October 11, 2016 @02:21PM Comcast Fined $2.3 Million by FCC For 'Negative Option Billing' Practices
Thursday September 29, 2016 @12:04PM FCC Delays Cable TV Apps Vote, Needs Time To Work Out Licensing
Thursday September 22, 2016 @11:51AM Charter Fights FCC's Attempt To Uncover 'Hidden' Cable Modem Fees
Saturday September 17, 2016 @07:10PM The Ham Radio Parity Act Unanimously Passed By US House
Thursday September 15, 2016 @05:28PM The Ham Radio Parity Act passes the house!
Thursday September 15, 2016 @04:09PM Why The FCC Chair Says Set-Top Box Reform Proposal Could Change
Monday September 12, 2016 @02:04PM Netflix Pushes FCC To Crack Down On Data Caps
Thursday September 08, 2016 @02:36PM FCC Chief To Unveil Revised Plan To Eliminate Cable Boxes
Thursday August 25, 2016 @03:52PM ISP Lobbyists Pushing Telecom Act Rewrite
Tuesday August 23, 2016 @06:45AM Cable Companies Urge Judges To Kill 'Net Neutrality' Rules
Friday August 19, 2016 @01:02PM AT&T, Apple, Google To Work On 'Robocall' Crackdown
Wednesday August 10, 2016 @03:48PM FCC Loses Court Battle To Let Cities Build their Own Broadband
Monday August 08, 2016 @03:03PM AT&T Is Paying $7.75 Million in Refunds and Fines Over Sham Calls
Friday August 05, 2016 @10:09AM Robocalling Scourge May Not Be Unstoppable After All
Thursday August 04, 2016 @01:52PM US Copyright Office Sides With Cable Companies Against FCC's Set Top Rules
Wednesday August 03, 2016 @02:01PM Comcast Wants To Charge Broadband Users More For Privacy
Monday August 01, 2016 @02:55PM FCC Requires TP-Link To Support Open Source Router Firmware
Thursday July 28, 2016 @12:43PM AT&T Violated Rule Requiring Low Prices For Schools, FCC Says
Friday July 22, 2016 @03:18PM FCC Calls On Phone Companies To Offer Free Robocall Blocking
Thursday July 14, 2016 @02:37PM FCC OKs Sweeping Spectrum Frontiers Rules To Open Up Nearly 11 GHz Of Spectrum
Monday June 20, 2016 @02:05PM FCC To Vote On Spectrum For 5G Wireless Networks
Thursday June 16, 2016 @03:47PM Cable Companies Pledge Industry-Wide Commitment But Want Control Over UI
Tuesday June 14, 2016 @11:05AM Tom Wheeler Defeats the Broadband Industry: Net Neutrality Wins In Court
Thursday June 09, 2016 @03:53PM A Solution To the Security Guidelines Proposed By FCC For Home Routers
Friday May 13, 2016 @12:36PM Linksys WRT Routers Won't Block Open Source Firmware, Despite FCC Rules
Saturday April 30, 2016 @05:56PM Wireless Carriers To Adopt a New Real-Time Text Protocol To Help People With Disabilities
Friday April 29, 2016 @05:29PM Cable Industry Threatens To Sue If FCC Tries To Bring Competition To Cable Set Top Boxes
Saturday April 23, 2016 @10:07AM Consumer Complaints About Broadband Caps Are Soaring
Thursday April 14, 2016 @10:00AM Obama Is Threatening To Veto the GOP's Latest Assault On Net Neutrality
Monday April 04, 2016 @01:08PM FCC's 'Nutrition Labels' For Broadband Show Speed, Caps, and Hidden Fees
Monday March 28, 2016 @09:59AM Zero-Rating Harms Poor People, Public Interest Groups Tell FCC
Thursday March 17, 2016 @09:57AM FCC Set To Approve Charter, Time Warner Cable Merger
Tuesday March 15, 2016 @09:01AM Verizon To Pay $1.35 Million Fine To Settle US Privacy Probe
Saturday March 12, 2016 @01:29PM TP-Link Blocks Open Source Router Firmware To Comply With FCC Rules
Saturday March 12, 2016 @01:29PM Wi-Fi Hotspot Blocking Persists Despite FCC Crackdown
Friday March 04, 2016 @09:42AM Google Building a 100kW Transmitter at Spaceport America
Wednesday March 02, 2016 @01:10PM FCC Complaints For the 2016 Primary Debates
Monday February 29, 2016 @12:26PM Rubio, Cruz Try To Kill Neutrality On 1-Year Rule Anniversary
Thursday February 18, 2016 @03:20PM FCC Votes To Fight Cable's Reign Over Set-top Boxes
Thursday February 18, 2016 @10:23AM TP-Link Begins Lockdown of Firmware In Response To FCC
Friday January 29, 2016 @07:48PM Cable Lobby Steams Up Over FCC Set-Top Box Competition Plan
Tuesday December 29, 2015 @10:13AM Google Glass For Work Is Sleeker, Tougher and Foldable
Sunday November 15, 2015 @01:25PM FCC Clarifies: It's Legal To Hack Your Router
Tuesday November 03, 2015 @09:12AM FCC Fines Another Large Firm For Blocking WiFi
Thursday August 27, 2015 @02:26PM A "Public Health" Approach To Internet of Things Security
Thursday August 27, 2015 @08:43AM "Sensationalized Cruelty": FCC Complaints Regarding Game of Thrones
Friday August 14, 2015 @08:35PM New Rules From the FCC Open Up New Access To Wi-Fi
Friday June 26, 2015 @08:35AM Study: Major ISPs Slowing Traffic Across the US
Sunday June 14, 2015 @07:32PM ISP Breaking Net Neutrality? The FCC's Got a Complaint Form For That
Monday May 11, 2015 @12:04AM FCC Tosses Petition Challenging Its New Internet Regulations
Thursday April 30, 2015 @01:14PM Rand Paul Moves To Block New "Net Neutrality" Rules
Tuesday April 28, 2015 @08:38AM ATT, DirecTV Mega-Merger May Go Through
Friday April 24, 2015 @10:50AM Comcast Officially Gives Up On TWC Merger
Thursday April 23, 2015 @03:57PM Bloomberg Report Suggests Comcast & Time Warner Merger Dead
Thursday April 09, 2015 @01:12PM Reason: How To Break the Internet (in a Bad Way)
Friday March 20, 2015 @08:13PM ISPs Worry About FCC's 'Future Conduct' Policing
Wednesday March 18, 2015 @07:22PM Feds Fine Verizon $3.4 Million Over 911 Service Outage Issues
Thursday March 12, 2015 @10:04PM FCC Posts Its 400-Page Net Neutrality Order
Tuesday February 17, 2015 @09:15AM How Big Telecom Tried To Kill Net Neutrality Before It Was Even a Concept
Friday January 30, 2015 @08:47AM FCC Officially Approves Change In the Definition of Broadband
Tuesday January 27, 2015 @11:29AM FCC Fines Verizon For Failing To Investigate Rural Phone Problems
Sunday January 25, 2015 @07:40PM Verizon, Cable Lobby Oppose Spec-Bump For Broadband Definition
Sunday January 18, 2015 @03:41PM Republican Bill Aims To Thwart the FCC's Leaning Towards Title II
Saturday January 17, 2015 @01:51PM FCC May Permit Robocalls To Cell Phones -- If They Are Calling a Wrong Number
Thursday January 15, 2015 @11:20AM Marriot Back-Pedals On Wireless Blocking
Thursday January 08, 2015 @08:19AM Google Fiber, Utility Poles, Net Neutrality & The FCC
Thursday January 01, 2015 @05:00PM Google Fiber's Latest FCC Filing: Comcast's Nightmare Come To Life
Saturday December 27, 2014 @04:25PM Google and Apple Weaseling Out of "Do Not Track"
Tuesday December 23, 2014 @01:11PM Hotel Group Asks FCC For Permission To Block Some Outside Wi-Fi
Friday November 14, 2014 @07:42PM FCC Says Net Neutrality Decision Delay Is About Courts, Not Politics
Monday November 10, 2014 @02:08PM President Obama Backs Regulation of Broadband As a Utility
Sunday November 02, 2014 @09:33AM Real Net Neutrality Problem: 'Edge Provider' vs 'End User'
Thursday September 18, 2014 @07:48AM FCC Chairman: Americans Shouldn't Subsidize Internet Service Under 10Mbps
Thursday September 11, 2014 @08:03PM Net Neutrality Comments Surge Past 1.7M, an All-Time Record For the FCC
Thursday September 04, 2014 @01:30PM FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler Says Switching ISPs Is Too Hard
Thursday September 04, 2014 @08:18AM Verizon Pays $7.4 Million To Settle FCC Privacy Investigation
Friday August 08, 2014 @08:44PM FCC Mandates Text-to-911 From All US Wireless Carriers
Friday August 08, 2014 @08:29PM NFL Fights To Save TV Blackout Rule Despite $9 Billion Revenue
Tuesday August 05, 2014 @08:21PM Verizon Throttles Data To "Provide Incentive To Limit Usage"
Thursday July 24, 2014 @08:15AM FCC Reminds ISPs That They Can Be Fined For Lacking Transparency
Sunday July 13, 2014 @12:07AM FCC Approves Subsidy Plan to Upgrade School and Library Networks
Thursday July 03, 2014 @01:55PM FCC Proposal To Limit Access To 5725-5850 MHz Band
Thursday June 19, 2014 @08:59AM Former FCC Head: "We Should Be Ashamed of Ourselves" For State of Broadband
Friday June 13, 2014 @10:59PM FCC Looking Into Paid Peering Deals
Friday June 13, 2014 @06:08PM The FCC Can't Help Cities Trapped By Predatory Internet Deals With Big Telecom
Saturday May 24, 2014 @09:49PM FCC Gets Go-Ahead For Plan To Expand Rural Internet Access
Friday May 16, 2014 @08:35AM For US Customers, Text Access To 911 Slowly Rolls Out
Thursday May 15, 2014 @12:30PM FCC Votes To Consider Next Round of 'Net Neutrality' Rules
Thursday May 15, 2014 @10:30AM Watch the FCC Vote On Net Neutrality Live At 10:30am Eastern
Wednesday May 14, 2014 @07:50AM Major ISPs Threaten To Throttle Innovation and Slow Network Upgrades
Tuesday May 13, 2014 @12:16PM From FCC Head Wheeler, a Yellow Light For Internet Fast Lanes
Monday May 12, 2014 @10:37AM Al Franken Says FCC Proposed Rules Are "The Opposite of Net Neutrality"
Friday May 09, 2014 @01:36PM Shunting the FCC To the Slow Lane
Thursday April 24, 2014 @12:15PM DC Revolving Door: Ex-FCC Commissioner Is Now Head CTIA Lobbyist
Tuesday March 04, 2014 @09:53AM Government Accuses Sprint of Overcharging For Wiretapping Expenses
Tuesday February 18, 2014 @09:02AM Killing Net Neutrality Could Be Good For You
Sunday February 09, 2014 @11:25AM L.A. Building's Lights Interfere With Cellular Network, FCC Says
Tuesday January 14, 2014 @01:07PM Federal Court Kills Net Neutrality, Says FCC Lacks Authority.
Thursday December 26, 2013 @11:12AM US Internet Service In 2014: Net Neutrality Challenges and High-Speed Build-Outs
Saturday November 30, 2013 @10:18AM The Dismantling of POTS: Bold Move Or Grave Error?
Wednesday October 30, 2013 @11:46AM Cable Lobbyist Tom Wheeler Confirmed As New FCC Chief
Tuesday July 09, 2013 @07:57AM US Spies Have "Security Agreements" With Foreign Telecoms
Sunday May 19, 2013 @02:50PM Google's Nexus Q Successor Hits the FCC
Tuesday April 16, 2013 @12:41PM FCC Issues Forfeiture Notices to Two Business for Jamming Cellular Frequencies
Tuesday April 02, 2013 @12:08PM FTC Awards $50k In Prizes To Cut Off Exasperating Robocalls
Sunday March 24, 2013 @09:28AM FCC Chair Genachowski Resigns; What Effect on Net Regulation?
Saturday March 16, 2013 @01:37PM FCC Guidance on Radio for Commercial Space Operations Falls Short
Friday March 01, 2013 @01:10PM FCC To Investigate Cell Phone Unlocking Ban
Friday February 22, 2013 @07:50PM Carmakers Oppose Opening Up 5GHZ Spectrum Space For Unlicensed Wi-Fi
Thursday February 21, 2013 @10:22AM Got a Cell Phone Booster? FCC Says You Have To Turn It Off
Thursday February 21, 2013 @03:19AM FCC Moves To Boost Wireless Speeds
Wednesday February 13, 2013 @11:22AM Internet Still Under Attack by UN, FCC Comish Fears
Wednesday February 13, 2013 @10:43AM Comcast Buys Out GE's Remaining 49% Stake In NBC
Monday February 04, 2013 @04:41PM FCC Proposal Would Cover the US With Public Wi-Fi
Saturday February 02, 2013 @12:08AM Details of Google's Project Glass revealed in FCC report
Thursday January 31, 2013 @02:50PM FTC Gets 744 New Ideas On How To Hang Up On Robocallers
Monday January 14, 2013 @11:01PM Codec2 Project Asks FCC To Modernize Regulations
Monday January 14, 2013 @12:49PM Codec2 Project asks FCC to Modernize Regulations
Saturday December 29, 2012 @12:44AM FCC Smooths the Path For Airlines' In-Flight Internet
Thursday December 13, 2012 @11:33AM Ban On Loud TV Commercials Takes Effect Today
Wednesday December 12, 2012 @01:14AM FCC Moving to Launch Dynamic Spectrum Sharing
Friday December 07, 2012 @09:23PM FCC Chief Urges FAA to Ease Airplane Electronics Ban
Saturday December 01, 2012 @12:33PM Least-Cost Routing Threatens Rural Phone Call Completion
Thursday November 08, 2012 @10:21AM AT&T To Pay $700,000 For Overcharging Consumers
Tuesday October 30, 2012 @10:18PM Sandy Delivers "Substantial and Serious" Hit To Telecom infrastructure
Tuesday October 16, 2012 @10:08AM FCC To Allow Cable Companies To Encrypt Over-the-Air Channels
Sunday September 30, 2012 @08:50AM Privacy Watchdogs Want Facebook, Datalogix Deal Probed
Sunday September 02, 2012 @07:57PM The Danger In Exempting Wireless From Net Neutrality
Friday August 31, 2012 @02:06PM FCC to review the relative value of low, high, and super-high spectrum licenses
Sunday August 19, 2012 @06:00PM Where the Candidates Stand on Net Neutrality
Saturday July 21, 2012 @12:46PM FCC Tariff Changes Mean No More Free Conference Calls
Monday July 16, 2012 @09:52PM US seeking a 15.7% levy on submarine cable operators
Wednesday July 04, 2012 @11:38AM Verizon Claims Net Neutrality Violates Their Free Speech Rights
Wednesday May 23, 2012 @12:58PM Florida VoIP Provider Files Net Neutrality Complaint With FCC
Saturday April 28, 2012 @04:54PM FCC to Require TV stations to Post Rates For Campaign Ads
Thursday April 19, 2012 @08:08AM FCC Wants To Fine Google $25K For WiFi Investigation
Tuesday April 10, 2012 @12:39PM US Carriers Finally Doing Something About Cellphone Theft
Tuesday April 10, 2012 @12:19PM US carriers finally doing something about cellphone theft