Facebook pauses photo-sharing app for kids, FCC announces $1.2B in first wave of ECF, ransomware attacks on the rise.
Leaked infra proposal has base 100 Mbps speeds, Apple's phones getting 5G, Newsom signs broadband bill, FTC money recovery bill.
Huawei scoffs at FCC rip and replace, rural broadband bill moves in committee, franchise fees appeal, Calif. broadband bill integral.
Governments and health providers have an opportunity to carry the momentum of 2020 for telehealth's future.
Amazon is entangled in local legal cases that could set off lawsuits for third-party products sold on its platform.
Ernesto Falcon of the EFF says expansion of fiber is the only way California keeps up with demand for broadband.
AT&T spins out WarnerMedia, California putting $7B in broadband, tribal lands get licences, and TPRC events virtual for now.
Vermont looks to expand broadband, California looks at passive infrastructure, AT&T gets DoT contract, and Cisco to buy Sedona.
A survey released earlier this month illustrates opportunities for remote work and care.
April 7, 2021 – The German Marshall Fund is calling for broadband to be considered part of the civic infrastructure […]
April 1, 2021 — A Congresswoman from Washington State, who introduced federal legislation that would be the first national consumer […]
March 24, 2021 – The University of Southern California and the California Emerging Technology Fund announced a partnership on Monday to […]
March 13, 2021 – Regulatory policies to accommodate 5G and other network infrastructure must be equitable to accommodate different service […]
February 24, 2021 – A California judge has rejected an attempt by internet service providers to prevent the state from […]
February 9, 2021 – The Justice Department on Monday withdrew its lawsuit against California for proposing net neutrality laws in […]
January 22, 2021—President Joe Biden designated Rebecca Slaughter as acting chair of the Federal Trade Commission on Thursday. Slaughter has […]
January 20, 2021 – In one of his last official acts before departing the Federal Communications Commission and stepping down […]
January 4, 2021 – Nancy Pelosi was narrowly reelected Sunday as House speaker. Her victory means that after two years […]
January 2, 2021 — When the Senate reconvenes on Sunday at 11:45 a.m., the body will gavel in for the […]
January 2, 2021 – Expect issues of broadband and multifamily housing to gain renewed attention in 2021. Watch for some […]
It’s no secret that the Federal Communications Commission’s current broadband maps are flawed, many observers believe. The existing maps rely […]
Apple agreed to pay $113 million to settle an investigation by 34 states and the District of Columbia over the […]
Voters in Chicago and Denver have shown overwhelming support for local broadband projects. Roughly 90 percent of voters in Chicago […]
November 6, 2020 — With Twitter flagging and obscuring Donald Trump’s tweets on a daily basis, and with Facebook and […]
Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai, when asked if he had changed his position on the issue of Chevron deference […]
A recent AT&T statement announced that the company will be phasing out DSL services, which provide internet access over cable […]
October 16, 2020 — With or without federal action on broadband, California politicians have been active in taking steps to […]
October 15, 2020 — Millions of Americans remain unconnected today, even as broadband connectivity remains vital to countless aspects of […]
Starry Home Internet announced a partnership with Microsoft on Tuesday aimed at accelerating the availability of its low-cost program Starry […]
The top official of the Federal Communications Commission on Monday provided an update on the agency’s approach to 5G deployment […]
September 24, 2020 — Many states have taken action to speed the deployment of broadband to unserved and underserved regions […]
President Donald Trump on Saturday approved a deal between TikTok and ByteDance, its software developer, and Oracle on Saturday. As […]
September 16, 2020—President Donald Trump on Tuesday nominated Nathan A. Simington to replace Federal Communications Commissioner Michael O’Rielly, whose confirmation appeared […]
August 30, 2020 — In a neighborhood outside of Silicon Valley, amongst what native Scott Vanderlip described as “a community […]
Americans are skeptical that technological growth is an issue that will positively impact national policy, James Pethokoukis wrote in an […]
August 11, 2020 — Telemedicine is crucial for treating patients during the coronavirus pandemics, but carries limitations, agreed participants in […]
August 11, 2020 — As America prioritizes closing the digital divide, critical last-mile digital infrastructure ownership models are expanding and […]
The White House announced Monday, in a notice sent to the Senate, that it was withdrawing the nomination of Mike […]
The Transatlantic High Level Working Group on Content Moderation and Freedom of Expression, a project of the Annenberg Public Policy […]
June 12, 2020 — Left unchecked, a recent court decision on Section 230 might lead to the internet suffering what […]