'We need to recognize that absolutely the time is now. It is neither too soon nor too late.'
Noah Phillips said Tuesday he wants the commission to think about the impact of antitrust rules on rising prices.
American Innovation and Choice Online Act is intended to protect fair competition among businesses, but panelists differed on its impact.
A Yale economics professor called on the FTC and DoJ to make it easier for them to pursue harmful mergers.
Commissioner Christine Wilson attributes poor results of FTC staff satisfaction surveys to the officials’ leadership.
The head of the ITIF criticized DOJ and FTC antitrust enforcement that he said could impair American's global position.
Antitrust lawyers are concerned about a chilling effect over-regulation could bring.
Former Chairman William Kovacic said that Biden’s direction of the FTC raises expectations for the agency.
He argued that fundamental changes must be made to restore peoples' faith in an American system that works for everyone.
The deal would elevate Microsoft in an even more favorable position in the games-as-a-service market.
Klobuchar was able to rally Democrats and Republicans to support her bill, but its future depends upon a shaky alliance.
To find the best way to regulate technology, antitrust regulators need more tools to maintain fairness in the digital economy.
LeGeyt was the organization's executive vice president of government relations and COO.
It is in Amazon's interest to twist the arm of lawmakers and prevent protections against internet scams.
An American Enterprise Institute panel proposed Congress increase regulator resources rather than actively try to hinder Big Tech.
Panelists at TechFreedom event said judiciary will prevent the FTC from developing proposed antitrust policies.
Nearly 60 public interest groups signed a letter to House leaders to call a vote on six antitrust bills.
Noah Phillips voiced concern about the scope and practices of the Biden administration's FTC.
At Aspen forum, a red-hot focus on Big Tech, antitrust and consumer welfare.
Verizon sees an opportunity to acquire and neutralize an important competitor, but the FCC should stop that.
FTC commissioners were split at a Congressional hearing on Wednesday at the prospects of increasing FTC jurisdiction.
In the fourth in a series of explainers, Broadband Breakfast examines the Biden administration's intent to bash Big Tech.
In a party-line vote, the agency rescinded a 2015 statement that limited the scope of antitrust enforcement.
Legal experts and economists disagreed over the feasibility and necessity of a global standard for antitrust enforcement.
A federal judge tossed the FTC's antitrust case against Facebook out of court Monday.
Democrats have decided they're against Big Tech. A smarter GOP would sense the opening and take it.
An inside look at the package of antitrust bills marked up this week by the House Judiciary Committee.
Antitrust and technology experts say that Congress's new antitrust package is legally flawed and politically motivated.
Tech execs have begun to speak out against a new package of proposed antitrust bills in Congress.
Legal and policy experts are split over how effective Klobuchar's proposed antitrust legislation could be.
During a panel hosted by the Information Technology and Innovation Foundation, three expert discussed the effect of antitrust legislation on big tech. The panelists all defended...
Co-author of "The Amazon Jungle" says Section 230 has allowed Big Tech to get away with far too much.
Sen. Klobuchar, Rep. Cicilline and experts discuss antitrust, big tech and local journalism.
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WASHINGTON, March 2, 2021 – A House committee on Thursday heard of the need for strengthened antitrust measures to stem […]
February 24, 2021 – Lionsgate Vice Chairman Michael Burns said Tuesday he thinks theaters will be packed again once the […]
February 9, 2021 – News organizations must have a broad representation in the communities they cover to reflect perspectives that […]
January 28, 2021—America is now facing consequences resulting from years of inaction on antitrust, said former Federal Communications Commission Chairman […]
January 28, 2021—Senator Amy Klobuchar, D-Minnesota, said the administration of President Joe Biden needed to address competition and privacy in […]
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'Baltimore lags behind many cities when it comes to the number of households with home internet connections.'
Digital investment firm Morrison & Co. said it agreed to acquire FiberLight.
The data will go toward improved maps, which the FCC chair said will be available by the fall.
In remarks at the Rural Wireless Association event on Wednesday, Commissioner Geoffrey Starks reaffirmed the FCC’s goals.
'You have to take a serious look at red tape.'
A USTelecom report finds that despite high inflation, broadband prices have been declining.
As technology is more advanced and connected to everything, the need for higher capacity networks will continue to grow exponentially.
Legislation currently before Congress will hurt American tech's global competitiveness, event hears.
The virtual world where avatars can meet as if they were in real life can be a companion for education.
FCC Commissioner Brendan Carr is requesting Apple and Google remove the TikTok app over data concerns.
'It’s about making sure wireless connections are available in 100 percent of rural America,' said the chairwoman.
From 2010 to 2020, a 10.9 percent growth in broadband penetration drove .04 percent increase in GDP, the study found.
The FCC chairwoman reaffirmed her commitment to net neutrality at a conference on Friday.
'Digital workers can help in the end-to-end automation of business processes by mimicking human behavior.'
The technology has already been used by companies to monitor and make more efficient systems to reduce emissions.
Environmental sustainability in telecom has been a key talking point for Starks.
Conference hears the FCC should seek spectrum bands to open up for unlicensed use.
The Community Reinvestment Act was expanded to include broadband investments in 2016.
A bill would have the Commerce Secretary identify categories of personal data that could harm national security if exported.
FCC Chairwoman Jessica Rosenworcel advocated for bills that would make better use of spectrum.
Fixed-wireless is hampered by technical issues that make it incomparable to fiber, a report claims.
Understanding the funding impact will 'begin with the NTIA’s mandate to work with community partners.'
'Simple and regular community engagement is needed.'
The FTC released a report that warned about the dangers of AI's use to combat online harms.
UScellular and Ericsson tested 5G connected drones for future applications.
'While the federal government’s infrastructure funding creates unique opportunities, it also exposes challenges that states and tribes must get in...
'We can’t keep overhauling the regulatory structure.'
Comments were made at the Fiber Connect conference last week.
'North America is forecast to lead the world in 5G subscription penetration in the next five years.'
The coalition will play a crucial role in broadband data as government implements the largest expenditure of broadband funds.
The draft privacy law includes a provision to enhance privacy protections online for children under 17.
Markup of bills comes after much discussion about federal spectrum management.
Fiber networks have a unique capacity to keep broadband prices low for low-income communities, proponents say.
Analyzing ACP enrollment can help the BEAD program solve the 'persisting gap between deployment and subscription.'
A bill introduced by Elizabeth Warren would ban data brokers from selling or transferring location data and health data.
Fiber providers, equipment companies and consultants discussed their work in communities in a session at Fiber Connect
39 states and territories have submitted letters of intent to participate in the NTIA's Internet for All initiative.
Peacock and HBO Max named as potential winners by internet and entertainment industry analysis Laura Martin
As of June 7, 20 states have passed legislation to implement the 988 suicide hotline mandate, according to FCC data.
'We’re projecting a 5x increase in data consumption from 2021 to 2025.'