FCC

AT&T?s $49 billion acquisition of DirecTV is moving through FCC and DoJ regulatory processes, and it's expected to be approved.
The FCC is seeking public comment on DISH Network?s attempt to collect $3 billion in small business credits.
The FCC is launching Phase II of the Connect America Fund, a program that aims to expand broadband to over 8.5 million rural Americans.
Comcast retracted its $45.2 billion bid after the deal faced opposition from the Federal Communications Commission and U.S. Department of Justice. There will be no Comcast-Time Warner merger.
More than a year after Comcast announced its plan to buy Time Warner, the result of the $42.5 billion deal remains uncertain as concerns grow.
Major telecom industry trade groups asked the DC U.S. Court of Appeals to overturn the FCC's newly published open Internet rules.
This week, FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler used his blog to call attention to the vast world of video relay sign language interpreters.
According to a new ALA report, libraries have generally increased broadband speeds but "just 2 percent of all libraries meet national benchmarks established by the FCC."
Last week the Federal Communications Commission released its annual report on video competition. The report highlighted some fascinating developments.
?As broadband rapidly replaces voice service as the basic communications tool for our era, the FCC should rapidly update Lifeline to match the times," wrote the LCCHR.