Better Broadband Better Lives

Tag archive

Blogband

FCC Releases First Draft of National Broadband Plan After Weighing Record

in National Broadband Plan/Premium Content/Universal Service/Wireless by

WASHINGTON, December 17, 2009 – The Federal Communications Commission on Wednesday laid out a rough draft of its national broadband plan after weighing through 66,000 pages of written comments, 27 public notices, 100 items posted on its “blogband” web site, and 700 blog comment posted to the record.

But the agency says it is still difficult to answer key questions that must be addressed within two months time, or by February 17, 2010.

Keep Reading

FCC Tweets, Free Press Class Big Firms Twits

in Broadband's Impact/FCC/National Broadband Plan/Premium Content by

WASHINGTON, August 31, 2009 – The Federal Communica¬tions Commission is making good on its efforts to be transparent and timely – this time in 140 characters or less. The agency has joined the thousands of Twitterers by launching its tweets at http://www.twitter.com/fccdotgov. The FCC’s tweets include news about the agency and progress reports on the national broadband plan.

Keep Reading

Go to Top