Slashdot Items Tagged "fcc"

Date / Time Story
Monday September 26, 2016 @04:49PM ISP To FCC: Using The Internet Is Like Eating Oreos
Thursday September 22, 2016 @11:51AM Charter Fights FCC's Attempt To Uncover 'Hidden' Cable Modem Fees
Wednesday September 21, 2016 @07:31PM Appeals Court Decision Kills North Carolina Town's Gigabit Internet
Monday September 19, 2016 @04:19PM Cable Lobby Tries To Make You Forget That It Represents Cable Companies
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
Thursday September 15, 2016 @03:00PM FCC Republicans Refused To Give Congress Net Neutrality Documents
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 @05:12PM FCC Proposes 5G Cybersecurity Requirements, Asks For Industry Advice
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 @03:16PM EFF Accuses T-Mobile of Violating Net Neutrality With Throttled Video
Friday August 19, 2016 @01:02PM AT&T, Apple, Google To Work On 'Robocall' Crackdown
Tuesday August 16, 2016 @05:18PM FCC Complaint: Baltimore Police Breaking Law With Use of Stingray Phone Trackers
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
Wednesday July 20, 2016 @05:38PM China Bans Ad Blocking
Thursday July 14, 2016 @02:37PM FCC OKs Sweeping Spectrum Frontiers Rules To Open Up Nearly 11 GHz Of Spectrum
Wednesday July 06, 2016 @04:39PM Entire Federal Government Exempt From Robocall Laws, FCC Rules
Wednesday July 06, 2016 @04:10PM Password Sharing Is a Federal Crime, Appeals Court Rules
Wednesday June 29, 2016 @06:32PM FCC Says TV Airwaves Being Sold For Wireless Use Are Worth $86.4 Billion
Monday June 20, 2016 @02:05PM FCC To Vote On Spectrum For 5G Wireless Networks
Thursday June 16, 2016 @04:35PM Google Accused of Stealing Balloon Network Tech Behind Project Loon
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
Wednesday May 25, 2016 @06:37PM FCC Formalizes Massive Fines For Selling, Using Cell-Phone Jammers
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 @08:37PM Wireless Carriers To Adopt New Real-Time Text Protocol By December 2017
Friday April 29, 2016 @05:29PM Cable Industry Threatens To Sue If FCC Tries To Bring Competition To Cable Set Top Boxes
Thursday April 28, 2016 @08:27PM In Internet Age, Pirate Radio Arises As Surprising Challenge
Monday April 25, 2016 @04:11PM US Justice Dept Approves Charter's Time Warner Cable Purchase With Conditions
Saturday April 23, 2016 @10:07AM Consumer Complaints About Broadband Caps Are Soaring
Wednesday April 20, 2016 @05:49PM Comcast To Allow TV Customers To Ditch Set-Top Box
Friday April 15, 2016 @08:46PM Obama Urges Opening Cable TV Boxes To Competition
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
Thursday March 31, 2016 @06:41PM FCC Proposes New Restrictions On How Broadband Providers Share Data
Monday March 28, 2016 @09:59AM Zero-Rating Harms Poor People, Public Interest Groups Tell FCC
Sunday March 27, 2016 @04:48PM Court Stops FCC's Latest Attempt To Lower Prison Phone Rates
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
Monday March 14, 2016 @05:38PM AT&T Defeats Class Action In Unlimited Data Throttling Case
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
Sunday March 06, 2016 @06:05PM Comcast Hit With FCC Complaint Over Net Neutrality Violations
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
Sunday February 28, 2016 @02:04AM Red Hat And FCC CIOs On the Future Of Tech
Sunday February 21, 2016 @05:07PM US Banks To Test ATMs Which Accept Your Smartphone Instead Of Cards
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
Tuesday March 06, 2012 @12:33PM Cell Phone Jamming Devices Enjoy an Increase In Popularity
Tuesday March 06, 2012 @09:52AM Cell Phone Jamming Devices Enjoy an Increase in Popularity
Friday March 02, 2012 @09:52PM FCC Inquires Into Its Own Authority To Regulate Communication Service Shutdowns
Friday March 02, 2012 @09:38PM FCC Wants to shut down cellular networks
Wednesday February 29, 2012 @10:56AM LightSquared CEO Resigns Amid Appearance of Bribery
Friday February 24, 2012 @08:47AM UN Pushes Plan To Assume Internet Governance Role
Friday February 17, 2012 @10:17PM Arizona Ponders FCC Decency Standards For the Classroom
Wednesday February 15, 2012 @11:01PM FCC: No More 'Robocalls' Unless You Agree
Wednesday February 15, 2012 @09:24AM FCC Bars Lightsquared From Using Airwaves
Wednesday February 15, 2012 @05:50AM F.C.C. Bars Lightsquared from Using Airwaves
Friday February 10, 2012 @05:54PM FCC Maps the 3G Wasteland Of the Western US
Tuesday February 07, 2012 @09:22AM Ex-FCC Chair: Spectrum Plan "Single Worst Telecom Bill I've Seen"
Friday January 27, 2012 @08:49PM 1st 'Super Wi-Fi' Net Goes Live In North Carolina
Friday December 30, 2011 @03:26PM FCC to Investigate Verizon Over $2 'Convenience' C
Thursday December 15, 2011 @11:19AM US Bans Loud Commercials
Sunday December 04, 2011 @06:17PM Senator Uses FCC Nomination Process To Question National Wireless Network
Tuesday November 22, 2011 @11:24AM Ham Radio Licenses Top 700,000, An All-Time High
Tuesday November 22, 2011 @11:01AM Radio Days Are Back: Ham Radio Licenses at an All-
Monday November 07, 2011 @01:15AM FEMA, FCC Hope To Forestall Panic Over National Emergency Alert
Tuesday October 25, 2011 @08:48AM Nationwide Test of the Emergency Broadcast System
Monday October 24, 2011 @09:29PM Is Verizon Breaking FCC Regulations With Locked Bootloaders?
Sunday October 02, 2011 @10:25PM Verizon Challenges FCC's Net Neutrality Rules
Friday September 30, 2011 @04:38PM Verizon challenges FCC's net neutrality rules
Friday September 23, 2011 @11:22AM FCC Finalizes US Net Neutrality Rules
Wednesday September 14, 2011 @03:31PM FCC to test opening white spaces up to public
Thursday August 11, 2011 @03:50PM Ask Slashdot: Info On Upcoming Handhelds?
Thursday August 04, 2011 @03:40PM New Federal CIO Is Former Microsoft, FCC Exec
Thursday August 04, 2011 @02:55PM New Federal CIO IS Former Microsoft, FCC Exec
Wednesday August 03, 2011 @08:45PM Researcher's Tool Catches Net Neutrality Cheaters
Tuesday August 02, 2011 @07:04PM Measuring Broadband America Report Released
Tuesday August 02, 2011 @12:55PM FCC Releases Measuring Broadband America Study
Tuesday August 02, 2011 @11:42AM FCC Release Broadband Report
Friday July 08, 2011 @07:45AM Could PSTN Go Away By 2018?
Thursday June 23, 2011 @12:38PM Bill Would Make Carriers Publish 4G Data Speeds
Monday June 20, 2011 @04:02PM FCC plans to stop cell phone bill mystery fees
Monday June 13, 2011 @09:26AM The Internet Is Killing Local News, Says the FCC
Tuesday June 07, 2011 @11:05AM Advocacy Group Files FCC Complaint Over Verizon Tethering Ban
Tuesday May 31, 2011 @06:40PM FCC pressured to reject AT&T / T-Mobile deal
Saturday April 30, 2011 @05:55PM FCC asks for public comment on the ATT/Tmobile mer
Friday April 22, 2011 @10:12AM AT&T Admits Network Can't handle iPhone, iPad