SpaceX and Amazon are poised to blanket the skies with thousands more satellites.
The NTIA has acknowledged a clear preference for fiber in its bipartisan infrastructure deployment effort.
In light of technical evidence, the FCC has voted to preserve 12.2-12.7 GHz band for satellite purposes.
The sharing of the 12 GHz band between satellite and mobile services has been the subject of contention for years.
FCC approved first rules on robotexts, more on robocalls, and opened comments on dead zone satellite coverage and prison call rates.
The proposal would allow space providers to get authorization to use licensed mobile spectrum to cover dead zones.
The CRS report references a Broadband Breakfast Live Online event held in October.
The inquiry considers how the spectrum band could be expanded to include mobile broadband services to decrease interference.
The report did not find a significant discrepancy for plans advertising speeds of 125 Mbps or slower.
The U.S. and EU representatives announced a taskforce to share insights into growing the workforce in tech.
Unlike geostationary satellites, LEOs offer a connection that can support real-time communication.
Vermont said 22 percent of its known locations don’t appear on the FCC map.
SHLB told FCC not all anchor institutions use non-mass market internet providers, which are left out of mapping.
The commission published the initial draft of its map Friday, unleashing a storm of controversy in the industry circles.
'The new space age has turned everything we know about how to deliver critical space-based services on its head.'
'There are serious questions about whether a strong, effective label is achievable with a 2–2 Commission'
TechFreedom argued that the FCC overstated the flaws of Starlink’s network.
The vote on space debris comes as an increasing number of LEO satellites are gearing up for launch.
A recent study by CostQuest suggests that 37,000 more towers are needed to bring mobile coverage up to speed nationwide.
The White House released a "comprehensive framework" for the regulation of digital assets.
Johnson will replace former CEO Jeff Storey, who announced his retirement after a 40-year career.
The Starlink partnership is expected to cover the nation's dead spots.
Federal Communications Commissioner Brendan Carr doubled-down on previous criticism of the agency's exclusion of Starlink.
The FCC's Intergovernmental Advisory Committee, which provides guidance to the commission, has term extended two months.
Carr said he was notified via press release of the FCC decision to deny RDOF money to Starlink and LTD.
'We are continuing to review the letter and are evaluating our next steps,' LTD said.
The establishment of the Affordable Connectivity Outreach Grant Program is intended to bring awareness to the program.
The FCC chairwoman reaffirmed her commitment to net neutrality at a conference on Friday.
Disaster protocol experts remarked on lessons learned from fire outbreaks in Boulder County, Colorado.
Mobile broadband is largely ignored by federal connectivity efforts.
Senator Wicker is asking for a review of how funds set aside for broadband during the pandemic are being used.
Amid internet blackouts in Ukraine, Starlink is providing internet to keep Ukrainians connected during the invasion.
Kinetic, a Windstream business, is plowing millions for broadband expansion in Georgia.
Starlink plans to launch nearly 50 low-earth orbit satellites on Monday.
Dish Wireless has a new president at a critical time in push to become major wireless player in the U.S.
This year saw a growing telehealth trend, federal digital inclusion efforts and greater attention to spectrum sharing.
The Internet Innovation Alliance said less than 6.5 million Americans participate in the subsidy program.
According to data from Ookla, Starlink's median speeds in the U.S. dipped below 100 Mbps download, the speeds required for federal infrastructure bill money.
The infrastructure bill's tech neutrality is concerning critics who say money will go to satellite, not enough to fiber.
More experts weight in on the debate about whether the 12 GHz band can coexist with 5G operations.