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2014-09-24 08:33:38

Warns Representative Matsui, FCC Leaders Of Dangers Posed By Potential New Rules SACRAMENTO, Calif., Sept. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --The President of the Greater Sacramento Urban League urged a local forum to consider the consequences of possible new high-speed Internet rules on diverse communities, who have been among the biggest beneficiaries of an open Internet. The forum, presided by Representative Doris Matsui (D-Sacramento) with Federal Communications Commission...

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...

net neutrality concerns
2014-05-09 05:07:00

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Two Democrats serving on the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) expressed serious concerns this week about Chairman Tom Wheeler's net neutrality proposal, which would reestablish new rules for Internet traffic after a federal court ruling overturned the FCC’s 2010 regulations. The objections by Democrat Commissioners Mignon Clyburn and Jessica Rosenworcel coincide with a letter issued Wednesday by Amazon, Google, Facebook,...

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2010-12-20 06:14:23

A divisive proposal on Internet traffic rules that would allow providers to ration out access to their networks is scheduled to come before the FCC for a vote on Tuesday. The rules would prohibit high-speed Internet providers like Comcast and Verizon Communications from blocking lawful traffic, but are expected to acknowledge their need to manage network congestion and possibly charge consumers based on their Internet usage. Federal Communications Commission Chairman Julius Genachowski's...


Word of the Day
negawatt
  • A unit of saved energy.
Coined by Amory Lovins, chairman of the Rocky Mountain Institute as a contraction of negative watt on the model of similar compounds like megawatt.