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The Comcast Way: First, Kill PEG Television

Simultaneous to projecting itself as a corporation that has the public’s best interest at heart in order to push through approval of the merger of Comcast with Time Warner, Comcast is waging war on Public, Educational and Government (PEG) access t

Rep Latta Introduces Legislation to Keep Internet Open and Accessible

Rep Bob Latta (R-OH) introduced legislation (HR 4752) to ensure the Internet remains open and free from government interference by limiting the Federal Communications Commission’s authority to regulate broadband under Title II of the Communication

US Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker Appoints Sue Swenson FirstNet Board Chairwoman

US Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker announced the appointment of Sue Swenson as Chairwoman of the First Responder Network Authority (FirstNet) Board.

FCC Announces Tentative Agenda For June Open Meeting

Federal Communications Commission Chairman Tom Wheeler announced that the following items will be on the tentative agenda for the next open meeting scheduled for June 13, 2014.

Sen Thune Calls on Congress to Permanently Stop Taxes on Internet Access

Sen John Thune (R-SD), Ranking Member of the Senate Commerce Committee and member of the Senate Finance Committee, took to the Senate floor to call on Congress to pass his Internet Tax Freedom Forever (ITFA) Act, which would make permanent the exp

USDA Announces Funding for Advanced Communications Technology in Rural Areas

Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced that US Department of Agriculture (USDA) is accepting applications for grants to enhance telecommunications and broadcast services in rural areas.

Facebook Privacy Update: Making It Easier to Share With Who You Want

On Facebook you can share whatever you want with whomever you want, from a one-to-one conversation, to friends or to everyone.

Why We Need The DOTCOM Act

The Obama Administration announced in March plans for a process that could remove the United States, specifically the Department of Commerce’s National Telecommunications and Information Administration, from its oversight role of critical Internet

Time Warner Cable Begins Major Internet Speed Increases in Los Angeles and New York City

Time Warner Cable is now delivering Internet speeds up to 300 Megabits per second (Mbps) to customers in several New York City and Los Angeles communities following network upgrades to transform the customer experience, boosting speeds for all its

Viewers' TV Time Affects How Advertisers Dish Dollars

While advertisers are looking for primetime ad space, they shouldn’t forget where the real opportunities lie -- with the viewers, who continue to access and engage with TV content in a variety of ways.