Slashdot Items Tagged "fcc"

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Friday December 02, 2016 @02:52PM FCC Calls Out AT&T, Verizon For 'Zero Rating' Their Own Video Apps
Wednesday November 30, 2016 @04:43PM Trump Appoints Third Net Neutrality Critic To FCC Advisory Team
Monday November 28, 2016 @03:51PM 'DroneGun' Can Take Down Aircraft From Over 1.2 Miles Away
Monday November 21, 2016 @05:55PM Trump Names Two Opponents of Net Neutrality To Oversee FCC Transition Team
Wednesday November 16, 2016 @08:01PM SpaceX Files FCC Application For Internet Access Network With 4,425 Satellites
Wednesday November 16, 2016 @07:52PM FCC Abides By GOP Request To Stop What It's Doing, Deletes Everything From Meeting Agenda
Thursday November 10, 2016 @04:18PM How President Trump Could Destroy Net Neutrality
Monday October 31, 2016 @05:38PM Cable TV Price Increases Have Beaten Inflation Every Single Year For 20 Years
Monday October 31, 2016 @03:37PM AT&T Falsely Claimed Pro-Google Fiber Rule Is Invalid, FCC Says
Saturday October 29, 2016 @02:00PM 'Robocall Strike Force' Proposal Could Stop Caller ID Spoofing
Thursday October 27, 2016 @03:57PM A Radiologist Has the Fastest Home Internet In the US
Thursday October 27, 2016 @03:13PM FCC Imposes ISP Privacy Rules and Takes Aim At Mandatory Arbitration
Wednesday October 26, 2016 @03:34PM Comcast Sues Nashville To Halt Rules That Give Google Fiber Faster Access To Utility Poles
Wednesday October 19, 2016 @10:37AM T-Mobile Fined $48 Million By FCC For Mischaracterizing 'Unlimited' Plan and Throttling Users' Data
Friday October 14, 2016 @05:03PM Non-Cable Internet Providers Offer Faster Speeds To the Wealthy
Tuesday October 11, 2016 @01:21PM Comcast Fined $2.3 Million by FCC For 'Negative Option Billing' Practices
Thursday October 06, 2016 @07:04PM Comcast Rolls Out Nationwide 1TB Data Cap
Thursday October 06, 2016 @06:29PM FCC Proposal: Internet Providers Must Ask To Share Your Data
Thursday September 29, 2016 @03:37PM FCC Votes To Upgrade Emergency Smartphone Alerts
Thursday September 29, 2016 @11:04AM FCC Delays Cable TV Apps Vote, Needs Time To Work Out Licensing
Tuesday September 27, 2016 @04:33PM FCC Official Asks Agency To Investigate Ban On Journalists' Wi-Fi Personal Hotspots At Debate
Monday September 26, 2016 @03:49PM ISP To FCC: Using The Internet Is Like Eating Oreos
Thursday September 22, 2016 @10:51AM Charter Fights FCC's Attempt To Uncover 'Hidden' Cable Modem Fees
Wednesday September 21, 2016 @06:31PM Appeals Court Decision Kills North Carolina Town's Gigabit Internet
Monday September 19, 2016 @03:19PM Cable Lobby Tries To Make You Forget That It Represents Cable Companies
Saturday September 17, 2016 @06:10PM The Ham Radio Parity Act Unanimously Passed By US House
Thursday September 15, 2016 @04:28PM The Ham Radio Parity Act passes the house!
Thursday September 15, 2016 @03:09PM Why The FCC Chair Says Set-Top Box Reform Proposal Could Change
Thursday September 15, 2016 @02:00PM FCC Republicans Refused To Give Congress Net Neutrality Documents
Monday September 12, 2016 @01:04PM Netflix Pushes FCC To Crack Down On Data Caps
Thursday September 08, 2016 @01:36PM FCC Chief To Unveil Revised Plan To Eliminate Cable Boxes
Thursday August 25, 2016 @04:12PM FCC Proposes 5G Cybersecurity Requirements, Asks For Industry Advice
Thursday August 25, 2016 @02:52PM ISP Lobbyists Pushing Telecom Act Rewrite
Tuesday August 23, 2016 @05:45AM Cable Companies Urge Judges To Kill 'Net Neutrality' Rules
Friday August 19, 2016 @02:16PM EFF Accuses T-Mobile of Violating Net Neutrality With Throttled Video
Friday August 19, 2016 @12:02PM AT&T, Apple, Google To Work On 'Robocall' Crackdown
Tuesday August 16, 2016 @04:18PM FCC Complaint: Baltimore Police Breaking Law With Use of Stingray Phone Trackers
Wednesday August 10, 2016 @02:48PM FCC Loses Court Battle To Let Cities Build their Own Broadband
Monday August 08, 2016 @02:03PM AT&T Is Paying $7.75 Million in Refunds and Fines Over Sham Calls
Friday August 05, 2016 @09:09AM Robocalling Scourge May Not Be Unstoppable After All
Thursday August 04, 2016 @12:52PM US Copyright Office Sides With Cable Companies Against FCC's Set Top Rules
Wednesday August 03, 2016 @01:01PM Comcast Wants To Charge Broadband Users More For Privacy
Monday August 01, 2016 @01:55PM FCC Requires TP-Link To Support Open Source Router Firmware
Thursday July 28, 2016 @11:43AM AT&T Violated Rule Requiring Low Prices For Schools, FCC Says
Friday July 22, 2016 @02:18PM FCC Calls On Phone Companies To Offer Free Robocall Blocking
Wednesday July 20, 2016 @04:38PM China Bans Ad Blocking
Thursday July 14, 2016 @01:37PM FCC OKs Sweeping Spectrum Frontiers Rules To Open Up Nearly 11 GHz Of Spectrum
Wednesday July 06, 2016 @03:39PM Entire Federal Government Exempt From Robocall Laws, FCC Rules
Wednesday July 06, 2016 @03:10PM Password Sharing Is a Federal Crime, Appeals Court Rules
Wednesday June 29, 2016 @05:32PM FCC Says TV Airwaves Being Sold For Wireless Use Are Worth $86.4 Billion
Monday June 20, 2016 @01:05PM FCC To Vote On Spectrum For 5G Wireless Networks
Thursday June 16, 2016 @03:35PM Google Accused of Stealing Balloon Network Tech Behind Project Loon
Thursday June 16, 2016 @02:47PM Cable Companies Pledge Industry-Wide Commitment But Want Control Over UI
Tuesday June 14, 2016 @10:05AM Tom Wheeler Defeats the Broadband Industry: Net Neutrality Wins In Court
Thursday June 09, 2016 @02:53PM A Solution To the Security Guidelines Proposed By FCC For Home Routers
Wednesday May 25, 2016 @05:37PM FCC Formalizes Massive Fines For Selling, Using Cell-Phone Jammers
Friday May 13, 2016 @11:36AM Linksys WRT Routers Won't Block Open Source Firmware, Despite FCC Rules
Saturday April 30, 2016 @04:56PM Wireless Carriers To Adopt a New Real-Time Text Protocol To Help People With Disabilities
Friday April 29, 2016 @07:37PM Wireless Carriers To Adopt New Real-Time Text Protocol By December 2017
Friday April 29, 2016 @04:29PM Cable Industry Threatens To Sue If FCC Tries To Bring Competition To Cable Set Top Boxes
Thursday April 28, 2016 @07:27PM In Internet Age, Pirate Radio Arises As Surprising Challenge
Monday April 25, 2016 @03:11PM US Justice Dept Approves Charter's Time Warner Cable Purchase With Conditions
Saturday April 23, 2016 @09:07AM Consumer Complaints About Broadband Caps Are Soaring
Wednesday April 20, 2016 @04:49PM Comcast To Allow TV Customers To Ditch Set-Top Box
Friday April 15, 2016 @07:46PM Obama Urges Opening Cable TV Boxes To Competition
Thursday April 14, 2016 @09:00AM Obama Is Threatening To Veto the GOP's Latest Assault On Net Neutrality
Monday April 04, 2016 @12:08PM FCC's 'Nutrition Labels' For Broadband Show Speed, Caps, and Hidden Fees
Thursday March 31, 2016 @05:41PM FCC Proposes New Restrictions On How Broadband Providers Share Data
Monday March 28, 2016 @08:59AM Zero-Rating Harms Poor People, Public Interest Groups Tell FCC
Sunday March 27, 2016 @03:48PM Court Stops FCC's Latest Attempt To Lower Prison Phone Rates
Thursday March 17, 2016 @08:57AM FCC Set To Approve Charter, Time Warner Cable Merger
Tuesday March 15, 2016 @08:01AM Verizon To Pay $1.35 Million Fine To Settle US Privacy Probe
Monday March 14, 2016 @04:38PM AT&T Defeats Class Action In Unlimited Data Throttling Case
Saturday March 12, 2016 @12:29PM TP-Link Blocks Open Source Router Firmware To Comply With FCC Rules
Saturday March 12, 2016 @12:29PM Wi-Fi Hotspot Blocking Persists Despite FCC Crackdown
Sunday March 06, 2016 @05:05PM Comcast Hit With FCC Complaint Over Net Neutrality Violations
Friday March 04, 2016 @08:42AM Google Building a 100kW Transmitter at Spaceport America
Wednesday March 02, 2016 @12:10PM FCC Complaints For the 2016 Primary Debates
Monday February 29, 2016 @11:26AM Rubio, Cruz Try To Kill Neutrality On 1-Year Rule Anniversary
Sunday February 28, 2016 @01:04AM Red Hat And FCC CIOs On the Future Of Tech
Sunday February 21, 2016 @04:07PM US Banks To Test ATMs Which Accept Your Smartphone Instead Of Cards
Thursday February 18, 2016 @02:20PM FCC Votes To Fight Cable's Reign Over Set-top Boxes
Thursday February 18, 2016 @09:23AM TP-Link Begins Lockdown of Firmware In Response To FCC
Friday January 29, 2016 @06:48PM Cable Lobby Steams Up Over FCC Set-Top Box Competition Plan
Tuesday December 29, 2015 @09:13AM Google Glass For Work Is Sleeker, Tougher and Foldable
Sunday November 15, 2015 @12:25PM FCC Clarifies: It's Legal To Hack Your Router
Tuesday November 03, 2015 @08:12AM FCC Fines Another Large Firm For Blocking WiFi
Thursday August 27, 2015 @01:26PM A "Public Health" Approach To Internet of Things Security
Thursday August 27, 2015 @07:43AM "Sensationalized Cruelty": FCC Complaints Regarding Game of Thrones
Friday August 14, 2015 @07:35PM New Rules From the FCC Open Up New Access To Wi-Fi
Friday June 26, 2015 @07:35AM Study: Major ISPs Slowing Traffic Across the US
Sunday June 14, 2015 @06:32PM ISP Breaking Net Neutrality? The FCC's Got a Complaint Form For That
Sunday May 10, 2015 @11:04PM FCC Tosses Petition Challenging Its New Internet Regulations
Thursday April 30, 2015 @12:14PM Rand Paul Moves To Block New "Net Neutrality" Rules
Tuesday April 28, 2015 @07:38AM ATT, DirecTV Mega-Merger May Go Through
Friday April 24, 2015 @09:50AM Comcast Officially Gives Up On TWC Merger
Thursday April 23, 2015 @02:57PM Bloomberg Report Suggests Comcast & Time Warner Merger Dead
Thursday April 09, 2015 @12:12PM Reason: How To Break the Internet (in a Bad Way)
Friday March 20, 2015 @07:13PM ISPs Worry About FCC's 'Future Conduct' Policing
Wednesday March 18, 2015 @06:22PM Feds Fine Verizon $3.4 Million Over 911 Service Outage Issues
Thursday March 12, 2015 @09:04PM FCC Posts Its 400-Page Net Neutrality Order
Tuesday February 17, 2015 @08:15AM How Big Telecom Tried To Kill Net Neutrality Before It Was Even a Concept
Friday January 30, 2015 @07:47AM FCC Officially Approves Change In the Definition of Broadband
Tuesday January 27, 2015 @10:29AM FCC Fines Verizon For Failing To Investigate Rural Phone Problems
Sunday January 25, 2015 @06:40PM Verizon, Cable Lobby Oppose Spec-Bump For Broadband Definition
Sunday January 18, 2015 @02:41PM Republican Bill Aims To Thwart the FCC's Leaning Towards Title II
Saturday January 17, 2015 @12:51PM FCC May Permit Robocalls To Cell Phones -- If They Are Calling a Wrong Number
Thursday January 15, 2015 @10:20AM Marriot Back-Pedals On Wireless Blocking
Thursday January 08, 2015 @07:19AM Google Fiber, Utility Poles, Net Neutrality & The FCC
Thursday January 01, 2015 @04:00PM Google Fiber's Latest FCC Filing: Comcast's Nightmare Come To Life
Saturday December 27, 2014 @03:25PM Google and Apple Weaseling Out of "Do Not Track"
Tuesday December 23, 2014 @12:11PM Hotel Group Asks FCC For Permission To Block Some Outside Wi-Fi
Friday November 14, 2014 @06:42PM FCC Says Net Neutrality Decision Delay Is About Courts, Not Politics
Monday November 10, 2014 @01:08PM President Obama Backs Regulation of Broadband As a Utility
Sunday November 02, 2014 @08:33AM Real Net Neutrality Problem: 'Edge Provider' vs 'End User'
Thursday September 18, 2014 @06:48AM FCC Chairman: Americans Shouldn't Subsidize Internet Service Under 10Mbps
Thursday September 11, 2014 @07:03PM Net Neutrality Comments Surge Past 1.7M, an All-Time Record For the FCC
Thursday September 04, 2014 @12:30PM FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler Says Switching ISPs Is Too Hard
Thursday September 04, 2014 @07:18AM Verizon Pays $7.4 Million To Settle FCC Privacy Investigation
Friday August 08, 2014 @07:44PM FCC Mandates Text-to-911 From All US Wireless Carriers
Friday August 08, 2014 @07:29PM NFL Fights To Save TV Blackout Rule Despite $9 Billion Revenue
Tuesday August 05, 2014 @07:21PM Verizon Throttles Data To "Provide Incentive To Limit Usage"
Thursday July 24, 2014 @07:15AM FCC Reminds ISPs That They Can Be Fined For Lacking Transparency
Saturday July 12, 2014 @11:07PM FCC Approves Subsidy Plan to Upgrade School and Library Networks
Thursday July 03, 2014 @12:55PM FCC Proposal To Limit Access To 5725-5850 MHz Band
Thursday June 19, 2014 @07:59AM Former FCC Head: "We Should Be Ashamed of Ourselves" For State of Broadband
Friday June 13, 2014 @09:59PM FCC Looking Into Paid Peering Deals
Friday June 13, 2014 @05:08PM The FCC Can't Help Cities Trapped By Predatory Internet Deals With Big Telecom
Saturday May 24, 2014 @08:49PM FCC Gets Go-Ahead For Plan To Expand Rural Internet Access
Friday May 16, 2014 @07:35AM For US Customers, Text Access To 911 Slowly Rolls Out
Thursday May 15, 2014 @11:30AM FCC Votes To Consider Next Round of 'Net Neutrality' Rules
Thursday May 15, 2014 @09:30AM Watch the FCC Vote On Net Neutrality Live At 10:30am Eastern
Wednesday May 14, 2014 @06:50AM Major ISPs Threaten To Throttle Innovation and Slow Network Upgrades
Tuesday May 13, 2014 @11:16AM From FCC Head Wheeler, a Yellow Light For Internet Fast Lanes
Monday May 12, 2014 @09:37AM Al Franken Says FCC Proposed Rules Are "The Opposite of Net Neutrality"
Friday May 09, 2014 @12:36PM Shunting the FCC To the Slow Lane
Thursday April 24, 2014 @11:15AM DC Revolving Door: Ex-FCC Commissioner Is Now Head CTIA Lobbyist
Tuesday March 04, 2014 @08:53AM Government Accuses Sprint of Overcharging For Wiretapping Expenses
Tuesday February 18, 2014 @08:02AM Killing Net Neutrality Could Be Good For You
Sunday February 09, 2014 @10:25AM L.A. Building's Lights Interfere With Cellular Network, FCC Says
Tuesday January 14, 2014 @12:07PM Federal Court Kills Net Neutrality, Says FCC Lacks Authority.
Thursday December 26, 2013 @10:12AM US Internet Service In 2014: Net Neutrality Challenges and High-Speed Build-Outs
Saturday November 30, 2013 @09:18AM The Dismantling of POTS: Bold Move Or Grave Error?
Wednesday October 30, 2013 @10:46AM Cable Lobbyist Tom Wheeler Confirmed As New FCC Chief
Tuesday July 09, 2013 @06:57AM US Spies Have "Security Agreements" With Foreign Telecoms
Sunday May 19, 2013 @01:50PM Google's Nexus Q Successor Hits the FCC
Tuesday April 16, 2013 @11:41AM FCC Issues Forfeiture Notices to Two Business for Jamming Cellular Frequencies
Tuesday April 02, 2013 @11:08AM FTC Awards $50k In Prizes To Cut Off Exasperating Robocalls
Sunday March 24, 2013 @08:28AM FCC Chair Genachowski Resigns; What Effect on Net Regulation?
Saturday March 16, 2013 @12:37PM FCC Guidance on Radio for Commercial Space Operations Falls Short
Friday March 01, 2013 @12:10PM FCC To Investigate Cell Phone Unlocking Ban
Friday February 22, 2013 @06:50PM Carmakers Oppose Opening Up 5GHZ Spectrum Space For Unlicensed Wi-Fi
Thursday February 21, 2013 @09:22AM Got a Cell Phone Booster? FCC Says You Have To Turn It Off
Thursday February 21, 2013 @02:19AM FCC Moves To Boost Wireless Speeds
Wednesday February 13, 2013 @10:22AM Internet Still Under Attack by UN, FCC Comish Fears
Wednesday February 13, 2013 @09:43AM Comcast Buys Out GE's Remaining 49% Stake In NBC
Monday February 04, 2013 @03:41PM FCC Proposal Would Cover the US With Public Wi-Fi
Friday February 01, 2013 @11:08PM Details of Google's Project Glass revealed in FCC report
Thursday January 31, 2013 @01:50PM FTC Gets 744 New Ideas On How To Hang Up On Robocallers
Monday January 14, 2013 @10:01PM Codec2 Project Asks FCC To Modernize Regulations
Monday January 14, 2013 @11:49AM Codec2 Project asks FCC to Modernize Regulations
Friday December 28, 2012 @11:44PM FCC Smooths the Path For Airlines' In-Flight Internet
Thursday December 13, 2012 @10:33AM Ban On Loud TV Commercials Takes Effect Today
Wednesday December 12, 2012 @12:14AM FCC Moving to Launch Dynamic Spectrum Sharing
Friday December 07, 2012 @08:23PM FCC Chief Urges FAA to Ease Airplane Electronics Ban
Saturday December 01, 2012 @11:33AM Least-Cost Routing Threatens Rural Phone Call Completion
Thursday November 08, 2012 @09:21AM AT&T To Pay $700,000 For Overcharging Consumers
Tuesday October 30, 2012 @09:18PM Sandy Delivers "Substantial and Serious" Hit To Telecom infrastructure
Tuesday October 16, 2012 @09:08AM FCC To Allow Cable Companies To Encrypt Over-the-Air Channels
Sunday September 30, 2012 @07:50AM Privacy Watchdogs Want Facebook, Datalogix Deal Probed
Sunday September 02, 2012 @06:57PM The Danger In Exempting Wireless From Net Neutrality
Friday August 31, 2012 @01:06PM FCC to review the relative value of low, high, and super-high spectrum licenses
Sunday August 19, 2012 @05:00PM Where the Candidates Stand on Net Neutrality
Saturday July 21, 2012 @11:46AM FCC Tariff Changes Mean No More Free Conference Calls
Monday July 16, 2012 @08:52PM US seeking a 15.7% levy on submarine cable operators
Wednesday July 04, 2012 @10:38AM Verizon Claims Net Neutrality Violates Their Free Speech Rights
Wednesday May 23, 2012 @11:58AM Florida VoIP Provider Files Net Neutrality Complaint With FCC
Saturday April 28, 2012 @03:54PM FCC to Require TV stations to Post Rates For Campaign Ads
Thursday April 19, 2012 @07:08AM FCC Wants To Fine Google $25K For WiFi Investigation
Tuesday April 10, 2012 @11:39AM US Carriers Finally Doing Something About Cellphone Theft
Tuesday April 10, 2012 @11:19AM US carriers finally doing something about cellphone theft
Tuesday March 06, 2012 @11:33AM Cell Phone Jamming Devices Enjoy an Increase In Popularity
Tuesday March 06, 2012 @08:52AM Cell Phone Jamming Devices Enjoy an Increase in Popularity
Friday March 02, 2012 @08:52PM FCC Inquires Into Its Own Authority To Regulate Communication Service Shutdowns
Friday March 02, 2012 @08:38PM FCC Wants to shut down cellular networks
Wednesday February 29, 2012 @09:56AM LightSquared CEO Resigns Amid Appearance of Bribery
Friday February 24, 2012 @07:47AM UN Pushes Plan To Assume Internet Governance Role
Friday February 17, 2012 @09:17PM Arizona Ponders FCC Decency Standards For the Classroom
Wednesday February 15, 2012 @10:01PM FCC: No More 'Robocalls' Unless You Agree
Wednesday February 15, 2012 @08:24AM FCC Bars Lightsquared From Using Airwaves
Wednesday February 15, 2012 @04:50AM F.C.C. Bars Lightsquared from Using Airwaves
Friday February 10, 2012 @04:54PM FCC Maps the 3G Wasteland Of the Western US
Tuesday February 07, 2012 @08:22AM Ex-FCC Chair: Spectrum Plan "Single Worst Telecom Bill I've Seen"
Friday January 27, 2012 @07:49PM 1st 'Super Wi-Fi' Net Goes Live In North Carolina
Friday December 30, 2011 @02:26PM FCC to Investigate Verizon Over $2 'Convenience' C
Thursday December 15, 2011 @10:19AM US Bans Loud Commercials
Sunday December 04, 2011 @05:17PM Senator Uses FCC Nomination Process To Question National Wireless Network
Tuesday November 22, 2011 @10:24AM Ham Radio Licenses Top 700,000, An All-Time High
Tuesday November 22, 2011 @10:01AM Radio Days Are Back: Ham Radio Licenses at an All-
Monday November 07, 2011 @12:15AM FEMA, FCC Hope To Forestall Panic Over National Emergency Alert