'Information sharing between the government and the private sector, while integral to tackling ransomware, is inconsistent.'
Former Google executive Camille Gloster has been appointed by the White House to its Office of the National Cyber Director.
The House energy committee pushed forth bills that will, among other things, extend the FCC's auction authority.
The NTIA's notice of funding opportunity stops short of explicitly endorsing municipal broadband as the preferred model.
Comcast has adjusted its historic Internet Essentials program to the FCC's Affordable Connectivity Program.
The program, previously the Emergency Broadband Benefit, was extended by the infrastructure bill.
Internet speeds in the United States rose dramatically on average over the past year, according to a new report.
Sticking with the current FCC minimum, the proposed rule still leans into Biden administration talk of symmetrical speeds.
The USF sees dip in contribution, Biden is urged to appoint fifth FCC commish, Texas broadband office can avoid overbuilding.
March 23, 2021 — A federal judge ruled Friday that the San Francisco city leader unlawfully denied T-Mobile permits to […]
February 25, 2021 – Sens. Susan Collins, R-Maine, and Jacky Rosen, D-Nevada, introduced the American Broadband Buildout Act Wednesday, a […]
February 4, 2021 – The administration of President Joe Biden has a full plate of state priorities waiting to be […]
January 25, 2021—Acting Chairwoman of the Federal Communications Commission Jessica Rosenworcel, who was recently appointed by President Joe Biden, announced […]
January 21, 2021—Tech platforms are approaching the 2021 presidential transition with caution, lest their tools get used to livestream another […]
January 20, 2021—“We must look forward to the future in our uniquely American, bold and optimistic way,” said President Joe […]
January 19, 2021—The U.S. Department of Commerce issued a new rule on Thursday, following up on Executive Order 13873, concerned […]
January 14, 2021 — On Wednesday, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi announced the historic second impeachment of the 45th president of […]
January 7, 2021 — Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has announced in a statement posted to his personal page Thursday that […]
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December 9, 2020 — The Senate on Wednesday voted 49-46, along party lines, to confirm the appointment of President Donald […]
On Thursday, President Donald Trump signed an executive order aiming to guide how federal agencies adopt artificial intelligence, as part […]
December 2, 2020 — This Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation on Wednesday morning voted 14-12 to advance Federal […]
November 10, 2020 — Members of the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation grilled President Donald Trump’s proposed nominee […]
October 12, 2020 – Because the network effects of digital platforms makes it hard to prove harm to consumers, it […]
October 11, 2020 — House Democrats on Tuesday proposed a massive overhaul of U.S. antitrust laws that could make it […]
September 16, 2020—President Donald Trump on Tuesday nominated Nathan A. Simington to replace Federal Communications Commissioner Michael O’Rielly, whose confirmation appeared […]
FCC Chairman Ajit Pai shared his plan Tuesday (PDF) to make the 3.45-3.55 GigaHertz (GHz) band available for commercial use […]
The White House announced a massive transfer of electromagnetic spectrum traditionally used for military operations to become available for commercial […]
I learned early that voting is a privilege. My father grew up as one of 7 children in a poor […]
July 20, 2020 — As the United States fosters record breaking infection rates of COVID-19 and looks toward a second […]
June 23, 2020 — Section 230 of the Communications Decency Act has played an important role in the shifting center […]
May 29, 2020 — President Donald Trump continued to rage against Twitter over allegations of censorship by the company in […]
May 28, 2020 — President Donald Trump is preparing to sign an executive order that would eliminate protections under Section […]
The Wireless Internet Service Providers Association on Monday filed comments to the FCC with guidance on taking full advantage of […]
In light of the increased attention being paid to allegations of security vulnerabilities in telecommunications equipment manufactured by Huawei, the […]
Public Knowledge, the Computer & Communications Industry Association and TechFreedom on Friday pushed back at the Trump Administration’ reported Executive Order that […]
WASHINGTON, August 7, 2019 – The White House on Friday will host a meeting to bring together administration officials and […]
WASHINGTON, August 5, 2019 — President Donald Trump on Monday morning attempted to strike a tone of unity by denouncing […]
California businesses and legislators are pushing to change the California Consumer Privacy Act, San Francisco Chronicle reports. Dirk Lorenz, owner […]
WASHINGTON, July 8, 2019 — The guest list for Thursday’s White House Social Media Summit includes a cartoonist known for […]