FCC: We Will Regulate Broadband
Broadband Plan Commentary, Expert Opinion, FCC, National Broadband Plan
June 23rd, 2010
Since the dust has settled from a stinging defeat in federal court, the FCC has decided to move on its own to settle the broadband regulation dispute.
Genachowski to Broadband: Reduce Prices, Increase Speeds, Increase Access, Embrace Competition
Expert Opinion, National Broadband Plan, Net Neutrality
May 19th, 2010
Broadband providers are not taking the recent move by the FCC to reclassify broadband under Title II; i.e., put broadband under its regulation arm along with the likes of telephone companies, very lightly and have come out swinging to stop that effort.
FCC Chairman Unveils New Strategy to Cope with ‘Network Neutrality’
Broadband Updates, Broadband's Impact, FCC, National Broadband Plan, Net Neutrality, Universal Service, Wireless
May 6th, 2010
WASHINGTON, May 6, 2010 – FCC Chairman Julius Genachowski this morning announced his agency’s plan to take steps to deal with the issue of broadband regulation.
Retrans-Consent: Be Careful What You Ask For!
March 10th, 2010
With the recent battle between Cablevision and Disney over Retransmission Consent in New York regarding WABC-TV carriage on Cablevisions 3.1 million subscribers, and thereby producing a coalition of Cable Providers to petition the FCC to intervene in negotiations, is akin to the saying: (be careful what you ask for).
The Cable Pipeline Opinion: Net Neutrality’s Conundrum
Expert Opinion, Net Neutrality
January 17th, 2010
The Net Neutrality debate has taken on a conundrum like atmosphere where fear and hysteria rule the argument with proposed future abuses by Internet Service Providers.
House Small Business Subcommittee Chairman Questions Google-Yahoo Ad Deal
June 26th, 2008
WASHINGTON, June 25 – The congressman who represents the headquarters of telecommunications giant AT&T used a Wednesday subcommittee hearing on the impact of online advertising to raise concerns about the recent agreement between Google and Yahoo!