Stories tagged: fcc
Fri., Sept. 5, 2014
Next Wednesday, if your favorite website seems to load slowly, take a closer look: You might be experiencing the Battle for the Net’s “Internet Slowdown,” a global day of grass-roots …
Wed., Aug. 13, 2014
A commissioner of the Federal Communications Commission says it’s time to repeal NFL television blackout rules. Ajit Pai says the FCC needs to “be on the side of sports fans” …
Tue., Dec. 21, 2010
A divided Federal Communications Commission has approved new rules meant to prohibit broadband companies from interfering with Internet traffic flowing to their customer
Tue., April 6, 2010
A federal appeals court ruled Tuesday that the Federal Communications Commission lacks the authority to require broadband providers to give equal treatment to all Internet traffic flowing over their networks.
Tue., March 16, 2010
WASHINGTON – More corners of the country would have high-speed Internet access and existing connections would become much faster under a sweeping proposal to overhaul U.S. broadband policy that is …
Tue., July 14, 2009
Washington is among more than two dozen states seeking permission to jam cellphone signals inside prison walls to thwart inmates from making illegal calls.