Guaranteed Access Simmers on Back Burner
- FCC's Broadband Bummer. Hatch, David // National Journal;5/1/2010, p19
The article discusses the efforts of the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to continue its efforts to extend high-speed Internet access in the country in 2010. The U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit ruled that the agency has overstepped its jurisdiction when it...
- Bytes for Beginners. // NEA Today;Feb2001, Vol. 19 Issue 5, p33
Answers a question concerning Internet portals. Details on a Web portal or the entry point of Web surfing; Examples of Internet service providers; Services offered by Internet portals.
- Verizon, ISPs May Get Favorable Net Neutrality Ruling. REINHARDT KRAUSE // Investors Business Daily;12/24/2013, p00
A U.S. District Court is likely to scale back the Federal Communications Commission's authority to impose broadband Net neutrality regulations on Internet service providers, says Stifel Nicolaus in a research report.
- FCC to rewrite net neutrality. Investor's Business Daily // Investors Business Daily;2/20/2014, pA02
The regulator won't challenge a recent U.S. appeals court ruling striking down its ban on broadband providers blocking or slowing down websites. But the FCC will try to rewrite the net neutrality rules by late spring or early summer in line with the broadband authority the court said the FCC...
- Will New FCC Rules Pomote Competition? Krapf, Eric // Business Communications Review;Feb2003, Vol. 33 Issue 2, p10
Focuses on the rules imposed by the U.S. Federal Communication Commission on Internet service providers. Provision of competitive services by regional Bell operating companies; Impact of the rules imposed on market competition; Elimination of Unbundled Network Element-Platform.
- Absence of intervention. Taylor, Jennifer // Telephony;05/31/99, Vol. 236 Issue 22, p48
Assesses the United States Federation Communications Commission's (FCC) Internet policy. Reason behind the exemption of enhanced Internet service providers (ISP) from paying access charges; Complaints of local carriers on ISP; Benefits of the Internet policy of FCC.
- IP telephony charges in question. Hirschman, Carolyn // Telephony;04/27/98, Vol. 234 Issue 17, p86
Details the tentative plan of the US Federal Communications Commission to regulate Internet service providers (ISP). Exemption given to ISPs from universal service payments; Universal service and access charges imposed on phone-to-phone Internet telephony; Ruling of the commission that Internet...
- Court's decision on net neutrality a big loss for president. Hart, Kim; Romm, Tony // Hill;4/7/2010, Vol. 17 Issue 36, p1
The article reports on the legality of Internet usage in the U.S., wherein the country's President Barrack Obama called for rules that prohibits Internet service providers which include Verizon and Comcast Corp. from interfering with Web traffic.
- Rules of the road. Thorsen, Carl; Keller, Lawrence; Schweikert, Walter // America's Network;04/15/99, Vol. 103 Issue 6, p20
Discusses how technology shifts can spare United States regulators the difficult task of changing internet service providers (ISP) regulation. Ways by which ISP can provide voice and data services to an Internet user; How users can access ISPs through the switched network; View of the Federal...