“The privacy landscape in the U.S. is likely to become more complicated before it gets any easier.”
New planning grants were awarded to twelve states and two tribal entities.
The combination of federal benefits is currently prohibited in the state of California.
Alabama, Colorado, New Mexico, New York, Kansas and Pennsylvania had broadband-related measures on the ballot.
Study says California and Texas will be the biggest BEAD winners, with grants of more than $3 billion each.
'Consumers deserve to trust that public airwaves aren’t being leased without their knowledge to foreign governments.'
The Democratic legislator called on NTIA end the automatic disclosure of .US web domain users’ personal information.
The White House released a "comprehensive framework" for the regulation of digital assets.
The California Age-Appropriate Design Code Act signed by Gov. Gavin Newsom will limit the online collection of children’s data.
Participants voiced concerns over alleged abuses by big tech companies.
The FCC will test the location accuracy of wireless tests over two days in September.
'These letters show that…carrier geolocation data practices are all over the map.'
What should state leaders be doing to procure a safer, healthier information environment?
National Telecommunications and Information Administration announces news on its 'Internet for All' web portal for three IIJA programs.
The NTIA awarded four grants worth $1.2 million.
Emerging state-level privacy bills have common threads with existing ones in California, Colorado and Virginia.
Kremlin-backed media network RT has been blocked by broadcasters and big technology companies.
Klobuchar was able to rally Democrats and Republicans to support her bill, but its future depends upon a shaky alliance.
The FCC chairwoman responded to a letter by members of Congress resisting calls to back down on net neutrality.
NY's Brad Hoylman introduced legislation that would attempt to control how social media handles users’ speech.
The Federal Communication said the awards will help connect patients to critical health services during a new wave of Covid-19.
Both states join California as the only ones with comprehensive privacy laws, but experts say a federal bill should fill the regulatory void.
The Chinese telecom manufacturer is looking at licensing its designs to another company amid cratering profits.
Over 400,000 locations across the U.S. will get broadband in this funding wave.
We cannot ignore broadband as a key factor in maintaining environmental, social and economic progress.
To work toward equal access, more affordable options must be created, including community-based solutions.
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.
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