December 2, 2010
by Andrea Bottorff
The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) on Wednesday proposed new rules for promoting openness on the Internet. The proposed regulations, if adopted by Congress, would be the first open Internet rules in the nation. The proposal would require transparency of Internet broadband networks to help ...[read more]
June 18, 2010
by Sarah Miley
The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) on Thursday opened a new proceeding to identify the legal approach that will best support its efforts to develop universal access to high quality Internet broadband services. The FCC was forced to revisit its method of broadband regulation unde... ...[read more]
May 6, 2010
by Andrea Bottorff
The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Thursday announced a new proposal that would allow the agency to regulate broadband Internet access despite a recent court ruling striking down a key part of the proposed FCC National Broadband Plan. The new approach classifies broadband transmission as ...[read more]
March 17, 2010
by Steve Czajkowski
The US Federal Communications Commission (FCC) on Tuesday sent to Congress its National Broadband Plan, which seeks to enact regulations to update the communications infrastructure in the US and to make broadband service available to millions of Americans. The plan is mandated by provisions of ...[read more]
December 3, 2004
by Bernard Hibbitts
The US Supreme Court announced at midday Friday that it would hear appeals from the Federal Communications Commission and the cable industry on whether broadband services that offer computer users high-speed links to the Internet via cable are an information service subject to minimal re... ...[read more]

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