Frances Haugen testifies in front of the Senate studying protecting kids online after revealing herself as Facebook whistleblower.
While some advocate for a tightening of language, other experts believe Section 230 should not be touched.
It's worth focusing on other broadband programs run by NTIA, including Tribal Connectivity, and Connecting Minority Communities.
Often characterized in the media as the Supreme Court of Facebook, Oversight Board members explained how the board actually functions.
At Aspen forum, a red-hot focus on Big Tech, antitrust and consumer welfare.
Companies also want to discuss cybersecurity, net neutrality, taxes and privacy.
FCC gridlock could hobble president's wishes, FTC opens investigation into Amazon buy, law professor raises questions about Carr's USF proposal.
The speech Democrats view as dangerous and offensive is the same speech that Republicans feel is being silenced.
Executive order would kickoff new antitrust and net neutrality regulations.
Democrats have decided they're against Big Tech. A smarter GOP would sense the opening and take it.
Expert warns Big Tech must adopt hands-off approach to regain public trust.
Congress introduces 5 antitrust bills, a federal judges blocks New York's $15 internet, and Trump secretly subpoenaed Apple in 2018.
Trump's blog is taken down, Ericsson's 5G for industry launches, Microsoft expanding Airband and announcing new Windows.
Brendan Carr said Big Tech can make critical decisions on who sees what on the internet.
Republican representative Bob Latta said Section 230 is not going anywhere anytime soon.
Biden orders FCC and FTC to stand down on Trump-era order targeting social media companies.
Carr credited the U.S.'s success in telecom to policies that were implemented by the FCC under the Trump administration.
In the first in a series of explainers, Broadband Breakfast has hand-picked the debate on net neutrality to bring readers up-to-speed on its history and future.
The Oversight Board has sent the decision back to Facebook management, criticizing it for setting a "standardless" penalty.
Boost is bundling telehealth services, South Dakota planning $100 million for broadband, Frequencz gets $4 million in capital.
Verizon is selling Yahoo and AOL, Florida going after social platforms, and Starry is getting in on EBB.
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March 16, 2021 – The ease with which social media companies have allowed fringe groups to organize, egged on by […]
March 11, 2021 – Democratic lawmakers have introduced new legislation to ensure their residents have broadband access by removing roadblocks for […]
February 25, 2021—As the demand for broadband continues to grow during the pandemic, so too must the workforce responsible for […]
February 9, 2021 – As 2021 marks the 25-yearanniversary of the Telecommunications Act, former Federal Communications Commissioners Mike O’Rielly and […]
February 8, 2021—Amending too rashly or quickly the internet intermediary liability provision of the Telecommunications Act will harm smaller companies […]
February 8, 2021— The spread of disinformation and misinformation can be controlled if the same rules on transparency required of […]
February 7, 2021—After the insurrection at the U.S. Capitol on January 6, Facebook was one of the first big tech […]
January 29, 2021—A chain reaction of state-led data privacy initiatives has ignited across the country as states consider consumer data […]
January 28, 2021—During the first organizational meeting of the House Commerce Committee of the 117th Congress, Chairman Frank Pallone of […]
January 28, 2021—Broadband advocates from the Schools, Health & Libraries Broadband Coalition sent a petition on Tuesday to the Federal […]
January 27, 2021—In the midst of a global pandemic, misinformation has spread across social media like a contagious virus transmitted […]
January 25, 2021—As one of his first actions made in the Oval Office, President Joe Biden signed an executive order […]
January 22, 2021—Social media is an accelerant that spreads conspiracy theories and feeds extremist ideology, and was ultimately the cause […]
January 21, 2021—Tech platforms are approaching the 2021 presidential transition with caution, lest their tools get used to livestream another […]
January 21, 2021—The rioters who invaded the U.S. Capitol on January 6 used Facebook and other social media sites to […]
January 20, 2021—“We must look forward to the future in our uniquely American, bold and optimistic way,” said President Joe […]