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.
Sen. Amy Klobuchar introduced a bill Thursday to remove Section 230 protections for vaccine misinformation.
Facebook follows Amazon in asking for recusing Khan, Entry-level broadband prices fell, FCC has Open RAN showcase.
Legal experts say changing views on Section 230 will make platforms less willing to employ that defense in future cases.
The speech Democrats view as dangerous and offensive is the same speech that Republicans feel is being silenced.
Trump files class-action against major tech firms, New York gets $21M for rural internet, default apps get most use.
Judge rules against Florida social media law, Ohio GOP cuts muni broadband ban, Democrats want increased child privacy protections.
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.
CTA CEO said abolishing intermediary liability protections violates private industry protections against government interference.
Expert warns Big Tech must adopt hands-off approach to regain public trust.
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.
Congress introduces 5 antitrust bills, a federal judges blocks New York's $15 internet, and Trump secretly subpoenaed Apple in 2018.
Experts disagree on the right response to video manipulation -- is more tech or a societal shift the right solution?
Panelists say they've been censored on social media -- and they point to platforms' auto moderation.
Tech orgs sue Florida for social media bill, Verizon wants focus on affordability, Facebook allows man-made virus posts.
Brendan Carr said Big Tech can make critical decisions on who sees what on the internet.
Organizations signed a formal list of 70 public complaints against the social media giant.
Republican representative Bob Latta said Section 230 is not going anywhere anytime soon.
As Florida's governor signs new social media law, Section 230 is on a collision course with reform and the law.
Biden orders FCC and FTC to stand down on Trump-era order targeting social media companies.
AMERICAN FORK, Utah, May 13, 2021 – Facebook’s involvement in Utah technology education has grown since it broke ground in 2018 on its data center in Eagle...
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.
RDOF reverse auction criticized again, Google ups revenues during Covid, California survey on broadband access for K-12 students.
Tune in to hear proponents and critics of Section 230 debate whether or not it should be reformed.
Senate Commerce Committee considers nominations for Lina Khan, Bill Nelson and Leslie Kiernan.
Sen. Klobuchar, Rep. Cicilline and experts discuss antitrust, big tech and local journalism.
Senators introduce rural broadband legislation, FCC tackles robocalling, advocates ask Facebook to stop developing Instagram for kids.
Congress may need another big tech breach to move earnestly on regulation, says consultant.
April 12, 2021 – Senator Josh Hawley, R-MO, shared with Axios a new proposal that would bar corporate giants from acquisitions and strengthen century-old antitrust laws....
April 5, 2021—Despite accepting a petition that avoids the Supreme Court deliberating on whether a president can block social media users, Justice Clarence Thomas on Monday...
March 30, 2021 – The Federal Communications Commission is focusing on objectives of President Joe Biden’s $1.9-trillion American Rescue Plan, which includes $7 billion for the...
March 26, 2021 – The heads of the largest social media companies largely defended their platforms, reiterated what they’ve done, and offered few solutions to the...
March 25, 2021—In the wake of rioters storming the Capital Building on January 6, experts and social media platforms are reexamining the role of targeted ads...
March 23, 2021 – Sen. Mark Warner, D-Virginia, said he and his staff are in “regular contact” with big tech representatives about Section 230 reform. “Both...