And lawmakers hope to iron out some wrinkles in infrastructure bill.
Experts agreed that outreach and marketing to historically underserved and marginalized communities must be a part of the discussion.
Brendan Carr noted concern about possible overbuilding and lack of accountability in infrastructure bill.
FCC gridlock could hobble president's wishes, FTC opens investigation into Amazon buy, law professor raises questions about Carr's USF proposal.
The FCC approves ban on Chinese telecom companies, NTIA map has 'limited value,' open access conduit key to bridge divide.
The USF sees dip in contribution, Biden is urged to appoint fifth FCC commish, Texas broadband office can avoid overbuilding.
Forcing Big Tech to contribute to the Universal Service Fund is intriguing, but up to Congress, Rosenworcel says.
Brendan Carr said Big Tech can make critical decisions on who sees what on the internet.
Brendan Carr said big tech companies have benefitted from the internet -- so they should contribute.
Carr credited the U.S.'s success in telecom to policies that were implemented by the FCC under the Trump administration.
Boost is bundling telehealth services, South Dakota planning $100 million for broadband, Frequencz gets $4 million in capital.
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March 24, 2021 — Federal Communications Commissioner Brendan Carr said the regulator has since 2017 seen what he wanted: Broadband […]
March 17, 2021—The Federal Communications Commission voted on a handful of items pertaining to the upcoming 3.45-3.55 GigaHertz (GHz) spectrum […]
March 16, 2021— Federal Communications Commissioner Brendan Carr said he is looking ahead toward spectrum bands that could potentially be […]
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February 16, 2021 – FCC Commissioner Brendan Carr said he is committed to pushing for permanent principles for broadband and […]
January 15, 2021 – The United States has rapidly increased its cell tower construction over the past four years, according […]
Tech CEOs and industry lobbying groups alike congratulated President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris after their victory in […]
November 6, 2020 — Members of the Federal Communications Commission’s Broadband Deployment Advisory Committee voted on October 29-30 on reports […]
November 2, 2020 – Issues about radio frequency spectrum, municipal rights-of-way, national security and trusted partners were among the topics […]
October 27, 2020 — Tensions ran high during the Federal Communications Commission’s October meeting on Tuesday, as the agency’s five […]
October 23, 2020 — Policymakers called for more accurate broadband maps, continued progress against robocalls, and the use of an […]
The Justice Department’s antitrust division plans to sue Google today for engaging in anticompetitive conduct to preserve monopolies in search […]
October 16, 2020 – The Federal Communications Commission dove deep into political territory on Thursday by declaring that the agency […]
September 29, 2020 – Federal Communications Commissioner Brendan Carr was the odd man out in a conversation about Section 230 […]
September 18, 2020 — Karl Rove, former senior advisor to President George W. Bush, on Tuesday argued that in order […]
September 17, 2020 – Federal Communications Commissioner Brendan Carr on Wednesday advocated greater transparency by social media and internet platforms […]
August 12, 2020 — The United States Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals today upheld major portions of the Federal Communications […]
July 16, 2020 — The Federal Communication Commission’s five members voted to finalize the designation of ‘988’ as the three-digit […]
July 16, 2020 — The Federal Communications Commission approved measures aiming to improve the accuracy and speed of the agency’s […]
June 30, 2020 — When internet historians look back on the present day, Tuesday may end up being known as […]
June 24, 2020 — The Federal Communications Commission needs increased funding of an unknown amount for its broadband subsidy projects, […]
June 2, 2020 — Federal Communications Commissioner Brendan Carr on Monday defended President Donald Trump’s attempts to punish Twitter’s fact-checking […]
May 20, 2020 — In a web forum Wednesday, Federal Communications Commissioner Brendan Carr said that while the U.S.’s broadband […]
Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai and Commissioner Brendan Carr announced on Tuesday that the FCC will vote on Pai’s […]
May 19, 2020 — NextGen technologies have a bright and multi-faceted future, said panelists in a webinar hosted by the […]
May 12, 2020 — The Federal Communication Commission’s response to the coronavirus pandemic has been successful, Commissioner Brendan Carr said in a […]
Verizon Communications, AT&T, Comcast and Cox sere among the broadband providers that said on Monday that they had extended their […]