Federal Communications Commission

location data

FCC Commissioner Demands Answers from AT&T, T-Mobile, Sprint, Verizon on Phone Location Data

The demands are the latest move to pressure telecom companies, who said they would stop the sale of location data to third parties after Motherboard’s coverage.
Joseph Cox
5.1.19
journalism

The Death Of Local News Is Making Us Dumber And More Divided

There’s a steep price to pay for mindless media consolidation and the elimination of quality, local reporting, according to a new study.
Karl Bode
2.21.19
net neutrality

Man Charged With Threatening to Kill Ajit Pai's Kids Over Net Neutrality Repeal

Whatever our disagreements over tech policy, death threats are most assuredly out of bounds.
Karl Bode
7.3.18
net neutrality

More Than 80% Of All Net Neutrality Comments Were Sent By Bots, Researchers Say

95 percent of all organic comments favored net neutrality, according to the analysis.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
10.3.17
Technology

Ajit Pai’s dream of killing net neutrality may soon turn into a nightmare

Noah Kulwin
5.17.17
net neutrality

FCC hit by online attacks after John Oliver criticizes net neutrality proposal

Carter Sherman
5.8.17
Technology

The Republican plan to kill net neutrality could change the internet forever

Noah Kulwin
4.26.17
Technology

The Trump administration reportedly plans to undo Obama’s net neutrality rules

Noah Kulwin
4.7.17
FCC

Trump's FCC chair is mad the media called out his plans targeting cheap internet for poor people

Noah Kulwin
2.8.17
criminal justice system

Trump's FCC pick voted to let prison phone companies price-gouge families

Eric Markowitz
1.27.17
2016 election

Time’s Running Out for the FCC on Set-Top Reform, Privacy and Zero-Rating

FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler’s public interest legacy hangs in the balance.
Sam Gustin
10.18.16
Chattanooga

FCC Won’t Appeal Municipal Broadband Defeat to Supreme Court

After court defeat, municipal broadband fight shifts to Congress and the states.
Sam Gustin
8.29.16
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