Latest US Federal Communications Commission Stories

net neutrality
2015-02-04 11:33:06

US Federal Communications Commission chairman Tom Wheeler has revealed that he will be distributing proposed new net neutrality guidelines to members of the agency this week.

Verizon Wireless
2014-08-07 04:34:11

A top mobile service provider is defending the decision to limit its decision to slow data transfer speeds for some customers, stating that it would only happen in “very limited circumstances” and is also accusing the FCC of coming down hard on the company over a common industry practice.

Spectrum Auction Delayed Until 2015
2013-12-07 05:30:55

A planned television spectrum auction intended to bolster wireless services has been delayed until 2015, US Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Chairman Tom Wheeler announced on Friday.

FCC Streamlines In-Flight Internet Approval Process
2012-12-31 04:38:45

Airlines should soon have an easier time securing regulatory approval for in-flight Internet services, as the US Federal Communications Commission (FCC) adopted new rules Friday to cut some of the red tape involved in the process.

FCC Preliminary Approval For Spectrum Auctions
2012-09-29 04:45:09

The US Federal Communications Commission has approved new rules governing the auctioning of wireless spectrum in a move that could free up more airwaves for wireless broadband.

2012-07-25 23:00:20

iPS3news.com, the leading online news and updates site for the Sony PlayStation 3, understands that a new exhibit published on the website of the US Federal Communications Commission (FCC) actually

FCC Revokes Approval Of LightSquared’s Network
2012-02-15 09:02:43

LightSquared, a company vying to build a nationwide 4G-LTE wireless network, is on track to have its proposal shot down by the US Federal Communications Commission (FCC), after testing showed the network would interfere with existing GPS devices.

2011-02-18 06:15:00

According to a national broadband map, as many as one in ten Americans do not have Internet connections that are fast enough for online activities such as watching videos or teleconferencing.

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.