Senators want FCC to investigate whether carriers throttle YouTube, Netflix

From CNET In a letter to FCC Chairman Ajit Pai, senators called for an investigation.  Alex Edelman / Getty Images In a letter to FCC Chairman Ajit Pai, three US senators are... Read more »

California lawmakers are one step closer to bringing back Obama-era net neutrality protections – TechCrunch

From Techcrunch California’s state Assembly voted 58-17 on Thursday to advance a bill, called S.B. 822, that would implement the strongest net neutrality provisions in the U.S. The bill now heads back... Read more »

FCC now taking comments on whether T-Mobile, Sprint should merge

From CNET T-Mobile CEO John Legere and Sprint Executive Chairman Marcelo Claure. Alex Wong/Getty Images If you have burning thoughts about the T-Mobile and Sprint merger, now’s your chance to voice them. ... Read more »

FCC reportedly plans comment system overhaul after net neutrality debacle

From CNET Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai is reportedly proposing an overhaul of the agency’s online comment system. Alex Wong / Getty Images The Federal Communications Commission is reportedly mulling changes... Read more »

Samsung will probably unveil the Note 9 on August 9 – TechCrunch

From Techcrunch Those Galaxy Note 9 rumors have been coming fast and furious in recent weeks, and now we know why. Samsung just sent out invites for its next big event in... Read more »

Geoffrey Starks nominated as FCC Commissioner to fill Democratic gap left by Clyburn – TechCrunch

From Techcrunch The President has officially named Geoffrey Starks as his pick to fill the FCC Commissioner role left open by Mignon Clyburn’s departure. FCC Chairman Ajit Pai confirmed the news, rumored... Read more »

FCC Republican asks Amazon and eBay to boost crackdown on pirate TV boxes

From Ars Technica Getty Images | Rene Wassenbergh | EyeEm Pirate TV boxes that falsely display the Federal Communications Commission logo should be removed from Amazon and eBay, an FCC commissioner told... Read more »

Customer opinions of ISPs somehow drop even lower – TechCrunch

From Techcrunch Disliking one’s internet provider is such a common condition that it’s hard to imagine that ISPs have anywhere to go but up in the eyes of their customers. Nope! There... Read more »

FCC investigates site that let most US mobile phones’ location be exposed

From Ars Technica Enlarge / Sen. Ron Wyden (D-Oregon), as seen on April 18, 2018. The Federal Communications Commission has taken preliminary steps to examine the actions of LocationSmart, a southern California... Read more »

FCC slaps robocaller with record $120M fine, but it’s like ’emptying the ocean with a teaspoon’ – TechCrunch

From Techcrunch Whoever thought we would leave telemarketing behind in this brave new smartphone world of ours lacked imagination. Robocalls are a menace growing in volume and even a massive $120 million... Read more »