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FCC Commissioner Ajit Pai Releases Results Of Broadcast Ownership Diversity Research

On March 31, the Federal Communications Commission is scheduled to vote on a proposal to restrict television broadcasters’ use of joint sales agreements (JSAs).

Sen Franken: Comcast-Time Warner Cable Proposal Threatens Nature of Internet, Raises Net Neutrality Concerns

Sen Al Franken (D-MN), who recently came out in opposition to Comcast's proposed acquisition of Time Warner Cable, continued to raise concerns about its potential impact on consumers.

FCC To Hold Open Commission Meeting April 23, 2014

The April Open Meeting of the Federal Communications Commission has been rescheduled from Thursday, April 24, 2014 to Wednesday, April 23, 2014.

New America Announces New Leadership and Program on Technology

New America appointed Alan Davidson Vice President for Technology Policy and Strategy, and Director of the Open Technology Institute.

Era of the digital mercenaries

Online surveillance is a growing danger for journalists, bloggers, citizen-journalists and human rights defenders.

T-Mobile Celebrates 1st Anniversary of LTE Rollout By Launching Major Network Upgrade Program

Over the past year, T-Mobile US has abolished a litany of consumer pain points through a series of revolutionary new programs and services -- and Americans have responded by making T-Mobile the fastest growing wireless company in the US today, the

Communications and Technology Subcommittee Reviews Draft Legislation to Reauthorize the Nation’s Satellite Television Law

The House Subcommittee on Communications and Technology, chaired by Rep Greg Walden (R-OR), held a legislative hearing to examine draft legislation aimed at reauthorizing the Satellite Television Extension and Localism Act.

FCC Announces Tentative Agenda For March 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 Monday, March 31, 2014:

Statement on Intel Committee’s CIA Detention, Interrogation Report

Senate Intelligence Committee Chairman Dianne Feinstein (D-CA) spoke on the Senate floor regarding the committee’s study on the CIA Detention and Interrogation Program: