FCC Says Its New Connect America Fund Will Bring Broadband To Underserved Areas

By | Thursday October 27, 2011 @ 10:48am PDT

The FCC calls the initiative ”one of the biggest job creators in rural America in decades.” Regulators unanimously voted to help bring broadband to underserved areas via a new Connect America Fund — replacing the current Universal Service Fund where phone … Read More »

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Verizon Appeals FCC’s Net Neutrality Rules

Verizon’s fight to overturn the FCC’s net neutrality rules is on. The phone giant today asked the U.S. Court of Appeals in D.C. to step in and consider whether regulators have the right to set rules for the Internet. Verizon Deputy General … Read More »

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FCC Approves Net Neutrality Rules, WGAE Slams Them, WGAW Cautiously Optimistic

By | Tuesday December 21, 2010 @ 11:17am PST
Nellie Andreeva

UPDATED: Amidst criticism from both sides of the political spectrum, the FCC today adopted new rules designed to ensure that broadband service remains open to all. The five-member commission’s 3-2 vote went down along party lines, with the 3 Democrats … Read More »

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Now WGA Opines About FCC And Internet

Washington, DC – Calling on the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to preserve an open Internet and address copyright infringement , the Writers Guild of America, West is asking that the agency institute net neutrality by reclassifying broadband transmission under Title II while also creating clear rules that require Internet

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