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FCC Republican argues against more federal broadband subsidies

FCC Commissioner Michael O'Rielly speaking at the ITU World Radiocommunication Conference in 2015. (credit: United States Mission Geneva) Federal Communications Commission member Michael...

The end of net neutrality is bad for IT, too

Predictions of net neutrality's demise have been flying ever since the GOP rout in November. Many consumers are on edge, fearing a return to abysmal...

Comcast, AT&T, and ISP lobbyists are excited about Trump’s FCC chair

Enlarge / FCC Chairman Ajit Pai testifying before the Senate Commerce Committee in September 2016.Getty Images | Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call reader comments 75 Share this...

FCC Chair Tom Wheeler won’t resign, for now, as FCC enters...

FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler.FCC reader comments 12 Share this story It looks like Federal Communications Commission Chairman Tom Wheeler will be staying on the...

Mandatory arbitration restricts rights of ISP customers, says FCC Democrat

EnlargeGetty Images | Yuri_Arcurs reader comments 12 Share this story Mandatory arbitration clauses are depriving customers of their rights and helping ISPs avoid serious punishment...

Non-cable Internet providers offer faster speeds to the wealthy

reader comments 13 Share this story When noncable internet providers — outlets like AT&T or Verizon — choose which communities to offer...

Hillary Clinton vs. Donald Trump on broadband: She has a plan,...

EnlargeSAUL LOEB & ROBYN BECK AFP/Getty Images / Aurich Campaign 2016 FCC official: “Something’s not right” with Wi-Fi at Monday’s debate Trump: “The security aspect of cyber...

FCC official: “Something’s not right” with Wi-Fi at Monday’s debate

Enlarge / FCC commissioner Jessica Rosenworcel (right) has asked her colleagues to investigate how Hofstra University forced journalists to stop using their own Wi-Fi...

AT&T’s throttling victory may hinder FTC’s power to protect consumers

EnlargeGetty Images | Andy Cross reader comments 7 Share this story AT&T's court victory over the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) this week had...

US Copyright Office sides with cable companies against FCC’s set-top rules

Iain Watsonreader comments 67 Share this story The United States Copyright Office has sided with cable companies in their fight against a...