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08.20.15
FCC to build an open source video platform for ASL users
08.20.15

FCC to build an open source video platform for ASL users

The platform will serve as both a basis for new apps and as an interoperability standard for existing video conferencing apps like Skype.

By A. Tarantola,   08.20.15
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08.18.15
FCC fines company $750,000 for blocking hotspots
08.18.15

FCC fines company $750,000 for blocking hotspots

The Federal Communications Commission announced on Tuesday that it is fining Smart City LLC $750,0...

By A. Tarantola,   08.18.15
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06.04.15
SpaceX wants to launch internet-beaming satellites
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SpaceX wants to launch internet-beaming satellites

Google's Project Loon and Facebook's internet drones could soon see added competition from SpaceX. T...

By A. Tarantola,   06.04.15
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05.28.15
Feds to overhaul program that delivers broadband to the poor
05.28.15

Feds to overhaul program that delivers broadband to the poor

While 95 percent of American households earning six figures annually have access to broadband inte...

By A. Tarantola,   05.28.15
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01.13.15
FCC eyes quicker responses to service complaints with new website
01.13.15

FCC eyes quicker responses to service complaints with new website

If you're ready to air those grievances with your current cable, internet or phone service, the FC...

By B. Steele,   01.13.15
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10.29.13
US Senate hands the FCC's reins to Obama nominee Tom Wheeler
10.29.13

US Senate hands the FCC's reins to Obama nominee Tom Wheeler

Obama nominated Tom Wheeler for the Federal Communications Commission chairman post back in May, a...

By A. Santos,   10.29.13
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10.29.13
FCC rubber-stamps use of select AT&T LTE bands by smaller US carriers
10.29.13

FCC rubber-stamps use of select AT&T LTE bands by smaller US carriers

Last month, AT&T agreed to let smaller US carriers use its 700MHz LTE spectrum, and now the Fe...

By A. Santos,   10.29.13
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10.01.13
FCC aims to fine five wireless carriers $14 million for Lifeline program violations
10.01.13

FCC aims to fine five wireless carriers $14 million for Lifeline program violations

Government shutdown or not, the Federal Communications Commission announced a proposal to fine fiv...

By A. Santos,   10.01.13
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08.09.13
Did the unannounced LG Optimus L9 II just sneak past the FCC?
08.09.13

Did the unannounced LG Optimus L9 II just sneak past the FCC?

We've heard not a peep about a potential successor to LG's Optimus L9 since a couple of pics poppe...

By J. Rigg,   08.09.13
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