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11.23.16
Trump's new tech adviser wants to gut the FCC
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Trump's new tech adviser wants to gut the FCC

The agency should get stripped down because telecoms and ISPs “are rarely, if ever, monopolies,” he says.

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11.17.16
SpaceX wants to launch 4,425 internet satellites
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SpaceX wants to launch 4,425 internet satellites

The private space corp has asked the FCC for permission to launch them.

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11.09.16
Under Trump the future of Net Neutrality and broadband is uncertain
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Under Trump the future of Net Neutrality and broadband is uncertain

With an anti-regulation crusader on his transition team, the FCC's Net Neutrality rules will likely be gutted.

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10.27.16
The FCC's new privacy rules shield personal data from your ISP
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The FCC's new privacy rules shield personal data from your ISP

Broadband providers will now need permission to monitor your browsing habits.

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10.19.16
T-Mobile agrees to pay FCC $48m over misleading data plans
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T-Mobile agrees to pay FCC $48m over misleading data plans

The $48 million settlement includes a cash fine, a few perks for customers and free tech for schools.

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10.11.16
FCC fines Comcast $2.3 million for shady billing practices (updated)
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FCC fines Comcast $2.3 million for shady billing practices (updated)

The FCC was investigating the company for charging customers for services they didn't order.

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10.06.16
The FCC wants ISPs to get permission before sharing your data
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The FCC wants ISPs to get permission before sharing your data

'The information you share with your broadband provider is yours,' FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler says.

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09.29.16
FCC needs more time to make its set-top box rules a reality
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FCC needs more time to make its set-top box rules a reality

Technical and legal issues are holding up the plan to "Unlock the Box."

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09.29.16
Wireless Emergency Alerts are about to get more detailed
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Wireless Emergency Alerts are about to get more detailed

The FCC voted to expand the WEA system, including the establishment of a new class of alerts.

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