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2014-10-14 12:34:05

Over Past Five Years FCC Has Either Reversed Or Threatened To Reverse Bi-Partisan Deregulatory Policies Of Past Two Decades WASHINGTON, Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Under Section 706 of the Communications Act, the Federal Communications Commission ("FCC") is charged with encouraging "the deployment of advanced telecommunications services to all Americans." To support the private investment required to fulfill this mandate, all five of the FCC's Commissioners have...

2014-10-02 12:28:11

FCC May Have Distorted Media Coverage of Net Neutrality Comments WASHINGTON, Oct. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In a letter sent today to Federal Communications Commission Chairman Tom Wheeler, a coalition of groups expressed concerns over the agency's loss of objectivity and impartiality in recent proceedings, especially the FCC's ongoing Open Internet rulemaking. The letter urges the Commission to keep partisan politics out of its decision-making process, to avoid spinning media...

2014-09-16 08:40:25

WASHINGTON, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Over 800,000 Americans have officially told the Federal Communications Commission they do not want the Internet regulated by Washington bureaucrats. American Commitment, a national advocacy organization, led an effort to have Americans opposed to new Internet regulations voice their opposition by filing public comments with the FCC. American Commitment plans to collect one million signatures, which will be delivered to the FCC,...

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2014-09-10 05:28:01

Chuck Bednar for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online US Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Chairman Tom Wheeler is considering holding wireless service providers to the same Net Neutrality rules that apply to wired broadband companies, and is considering calling off next year’s spectrum auction unless firms demonstrate that they are willing to commit serious money to the cause. According to Reuters reporter Alina Selyukh, Wheeler told those in attendance at a wireless industry...

2014-09-09 12:26:43

BALTIMORE, Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ONE Media LLC today announced that Jerald Fritz has joined the company as Executive Vice President for Strategic and Legal Affairs. Mr. Fritz will play a key role in shaping ONE Media's next generation broadcast platform. "ONE Media is focused on developing a new standard for broadcast transmissions -- lowering barriers of entry into mobile broadcasting while also providing other services such as Ultra High Definition," stated Tommy Eng, ONE...

2014-06-17 08:26:06

FCC's Tom Wheeler and Mignon Clyburn Set to Open and Close CCA WASHINGTON, June 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- CCA today announced the keynote line-up for its Annual Convention set to take place September 7-10 at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas. Keynote speakers will include a wide array of industry thought leaders from government agencies, device manufacturers, infrastructure companies and wireless carriers. "CCA's Annual Convention keynote program brings our industry's top thinkers...

2014-04-14 00:21:43

Trends show that libraries continue to transform to meet demand, but school libraries feel the pain of tight budgets CHICAGO, April 13, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Libraries continue to transform to meet society's changing needs, and more than 90 percent of the respondents in an independent national survey said that libraries are important to the community. But school libraries continue to feel the combined pressures of recession-driven financial tightening and federal neglect, according...

2014-02-28 23:02:10

Expert Guide Becomes a Key Resource for Wireless and Utility Industry Risk and Compliance Managers Greenville, NC (PRWEB) February 28, 2014 Lawrence Behr Associates, Inc., the technical consulting unit of LBA Group, Inc., announced the release of a comprehensive guide on new Federal Communication Commission (FCC) AM protection rules. The FCC’s Policies and Rules Regarding AM Radio Service Directional Antenna Performance Verification, MM Docket No. 93-177, FCC 13-115, went into effect on...

2014-02-03 08:24:41

Chairman to Make First Public Remarks to Competitive Wireless Industry WASHINGTON, Feb. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Competitive Carriers Association (CCA) today announced that FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler will deliver opening keynote remarks at CCA's 2014 Global Expo, taking place March 25-28, 2014 in San Antonio, Texas. Chairman Wheeler will speak on Wednesday, March 26 at 10:15am Central Time. CCA's Global Expo is the first wireless industry event to host remarks from the new...

2014-01-30 20:24:06

Unanimous Decision Paves Way for Next-Generation Broadband Networks to Benefit Technology Companies and Consumers SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- CALinnovates today issued the following statement regarding the Federal Communications Commission's (FCC) decision to approve test trials of the transition to all-Internet networks. Executive Director Mike Montgomery said: Today's FCC vote will go down in history as the beginning of the next great digital...


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