The Supreme Court has shown less deference to federal agencies in recent years, a BBLO panel heard.
Industry and non-profit experts on both sides of net neutrality speak at 12 Noon ET on Wednesday.
It's not just about building networks, but providing affordability through programs like the ACP.
Consulting firm Brattle Group said in a report the move would be economically sound.
Rulemaking could unlock critical capacity in the 12.2 GHz spectrum band.
Proposed changes to regulations would lift program revenue restrictions for recipients of BEAD funds.
The rules would ban the practice of marketers purporting to have written consent for numerous parties to contact a consumer.
While the USF remains vital in an ever-increasing connected world, it is in serious jeopardy of surviving.
Including all broadband internet revenue will alter the internet in uncertain ways, claims expert.
The matter is also in front of the 6th and 11th Circuit courts.
Broadband Breakfast evaluated 14 submissions to the White House's proposal on Build America, Buy America rules.
A bill that would extend the auction authority of the FCC passed the House.
FCC chairwoman said challenges to map data only a tiny fraction of locations identified.
The announcements closely echo tech platforms’ response to the U.S. Capitol riots.
State officials are responsible for the disbursal of federal broadband infrastructure funds, but many offices are understaffed.
The controversy is about the rates that internet companies seeking to put fiber on utility poles need to pay.
INCOMPAS pushed FCC on acknowledging that pole owners are beneficiaries of pole replacements.
'We want to help you help us.'
'We’re in the early innings now of this 5G evolution and really the fourth industrial revolution,' said a Verizon partner.
Big communications companies want Congress to tax telecom, while many others want higher fees on broadband service.
Critical USF programs for expanding broadband are struggling to maintain revenue streams.
One trade group warns about providers leaving the program if data collection too onerous.
The European Parliament passed two pieces of legislation that are intended to tackle anticompetitive behavior and content deemed illegal.
“We have put our thumb on the scale for fiber,” said Joseph Wender, director the Treasury Department's broadband fund.
The recruiting of 29 outside experts at the NTIA comes a day before the agency announced a new spectrum coordination initiative with the FCC.
Expanding the number of internet providers eligible to contribute to the fund may decrease costs for telecommunications providers and consumers.
Some are warning that federal infrastructure money should not go toward subsidizing old networks.
Consultants say the Federal Communications Commission has the authority to do so.
Bipartisan Senate bill clears the House, FCC auction prices climb higher, tech groups oppose newly proposed fee
The FCC is looking at how to promote broadband competition and access in buildings.
A Mattey Consulting report finds broadband revenues can help sustain the fund used to connect rural and low-income Americans.
Panel with broadband and wireless industry lobbyists wrestle with need for symmetrical internet, and press for fiber.
Sticking with the current FCC minimum, the proposed rule still leans into Biden administration talk of symmetrical speeds.
Libraries are a crucial “third space” between work and home and connective tissue in a democratic and egalitarian society.
Will the 12 GHz band be opened for 5G uses or remain exclusively for satellite services?
Industry groups ask for 5G space on 12 GHz band, new hotline for vaccines, NAB on Fox free speech case.
March 3, 2021 – The internet and competitive networks association, INCOMPAS, announced Tuesday that Ken Williams, CEO of Allied Telecom Group, and Brandon Reed, government relations...
February 10, 2021 – The government is spending enough money to get every single American connected to high-speed broadband, but they’re still failing at it, said...
February 8, 2021—Amending too rashly or quickly the internet intermediary liability provision of the Telecommunications Act will harm smaller companies and new entrants but won’t have...
The House of Representatives passed an end of the year omnibus bill on Monday, which included six provisions from the Consumer Protection and Commerce Subcommittee. The...