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Government wants to accelerate self-driving vehicle technology

1 week, 2 days ago

Obama Administration doesn't want to stand in the way of autonomous vehicles

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Google send mystery device through FCC, the next version of Glass?

Apr 26, 2015 4:44 am

Google Glass might be getting an upgrade, with the Mountain View-based search giant sending a mystery device through the FCC

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AT&T agrees to pay $25M after data breach exposes 280,000 US customers

Apr 9, 2015 8:30 pm

AT&T will pay $25 million after data breach leaves 280,000 US customers at risk

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HBO, Showtime trying to get special streaming deal from ISPs

Mar 22, 2015 2:45 pm

HBO and Showtime are working with ISPs and the government to see if they can get custom deal

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Charter Communications Says Net Neutrality Will Slow Broadband Growth and Mean Higher Fees

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Charter Communications Says Net Neutrality Will Slow Broadband Growth and Mean Higher Fees

Feb 27, 2015 12:37 am

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The FCC passes Net Neutrality, the strongest set of rules yet

Feb 26, 2015 11:24 pm

The FCC has just passed the strongest Net Neutrality rules the United States has ever seen

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US wireless carriers forced to unlock smartphones for subscribers

Feb 15, 2015 3:35 pm

Smartphone owners can rejoice! US wireless carriers must now unlock devices without a fight

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FCC attempts to increase broadband speed - nefarious ISP's resisting

Jan 27, 2015 7:34 pm

The FCC wants to redefine just what a 'broadband internet' connection speed should be, but entrenched ISPs aren't happy

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FCC commissioner slammed on Reddit over net neutrality rulemaking

Nov 24, 2014 6:22 am

FCC commissioner does an open interview with Reddit's userbase - doesn't go well as many questions were left unanswered

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The FCC begins the journey of 5G mobile Internet in the US

Oct 19, 2014 1:35 am

The US could see 5G sooner than previously thought, with the FCC beginning the process of getting 5G to become real

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FCC questions carriers on throttling practices for subscribers

Aug 11, 2014 11:00 am

The FCC wants carriers to explain their throttling practices after Verizon announces plans to start throttling unlimited users in October

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FCC says that most US ISPs deliver broadband speeds promised

Jun 19, 2014 11:29 am

FCC report finds that most ISPs over deliver on promised speeds, but DSL providers under deliver with many offering only 64% of speed promised

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Amateur Radio is Still Alive and Kicking: Journey to Becoming a HAM

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Amateur Radio is Still Alive and Kicking: Journey to Becoming a HAM

Jun 18, 2014 10:04 pm

Charles recently started his quest to expand his maker skill set, and decided to take a stroll down the road to becoming a licensed amateur radio operator.

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Samsung Galaxy S5 Prime smartphone crosses the FCC

Jun 9, 2014 12:02 pm

Samsung sends three different smartphone models through the FCC for approvals despite none of them being destined for the US

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FCC to change its baseline speed of what it considers broadband

Jun 1, 2014 5:34 am

The FCC is ready to change its definition of broadband, where 4Mbps will no longer be deemed as broadband

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US legislation seeks to bar FCC from classifying broadband as utility

May 30, 2014 12:08 pm

Legislation in the US seeks to stop the FCC from classifying broadband as a utility with similar legislation pending in the House and Senate

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FCC wins approval for rural broadband subsidies from appeals court

May 26, 2014 12:08 pm

The FCC has been granted the right to use telephone subsidies to help the rollout of broadband to rural communities around the US

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FCC fines Sprint $7.5 million for violating do not call list

May 20, 2014 10:36 am

Sprint has been fined $7.5 million for continuing to market to customers on the do not call list despite promising the FCC that it would stop

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AT&T acquisition of Leap Wireless gets FCC approval

Mar 14, 2014 3:56 pm

AT&T and Leap Wireless closed $1.3 billion acquisition deal this week after winning FCC approval

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Companies fined for using emergency alert tone for a movie trailer

Mar 5, 2014 2:14 am

The movie 'Olympus has Fallen' caused a panic with a lot of people as the trailer with the two-tone emergency alert aired in multiple channels

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Boeing Black smartphone crosses the FCC aims at secure communications

Feb 26, 2014 5:29 pm

Boeing Black smartphone aims at securing communications between contractors and the government

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FCC Speed Test app for iOS hits App Store

Feb 26, 2014 4:25 pm

The FCC has announced the launch of the free iOS Speed Test App to help test broadband around the country

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HTC's new flagship smartphone approved by the FCC

Feb 21, 2014 7:25 am

HTC expected to unveil new flagship smartphone soon, has been approved by the FCC

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Microsoft Surface tablet with LTE tipped by FCC filing

Feb 20, 2014 7:03 pm

FCC filing surfaces shown Microsoft Surface tablet with a cellular modem inside, LTE Surface tablets may be on the way

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The FCC has released its new Speed Test app for Android

Nov 15, 2013 7:09 pm

The Federal Communication Commission launches a new app on Android that is designed to test carrier data claims for mobile broadband

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