How Low Will They Go?
- movements. // Telecom Asia;Jun2006, Vol. 17 Issue 6, p17
The article discusses issues and concerns related to telecommunication industry around the globe. The U.S. Federal Communications Commission has suspend its auction of wireless licenses for Internet access aboard commercial aircrafts. The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers...
- ISPs: FCC Is Title II-Faced. Eggerton, John // Broadcasting & Cable;10/12/2015, Vol. 145 Issue 35, p18
This article reports that in October 2015, internet service providers (ISPs) belonging to the National Cable & Telecommunications Association appeared before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit to comment on the decision of the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to reclassify...
- A Stern Look at the Property Status of Top-Level Domains. Larsen, William // University of Chicago Law Review;Summer2015, Vol. 82 Issue 3, p1457
The article reflects on the technical background domain name system (DNS) and the legal status of top-level domains (TLDs) and the extralegal events that illuminate a community consensus on which property rights should be recognized in TLDs. It mentions the need to view TLDs as analogous to...
- CASTLE IN THE AIR: A DOMAIN NAME SYSTEM FOR SPECTRUM. Werbach, Kevin // Northwestern University Law Review;Spring2010, Vol. 104 Issue 2, p613
The article describes a hierarchical distributed database, similar to the domain name system (DNS), to solve the growing traffic of wireless communication. In 2008, the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) voted to authorize unlicensed white space devices (WSD) dependent upon the...
- SIow&Steady.com. // Broadcasting & Cable;1/9/2012, Vol. 142 Issue 2, p30
The author discusses the plan of the Internet Corp. for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) for the expansion of general top-level domain names (gTLDs) in the U.S. The author mentions that ICANN's plan, which would extend gTLDs to 300, could result into phishing and fraud. According to the...
- Wireless domains off limits to commercial e-mail messages. Weaver, Heather Forsgren // RCR Wireless News;3/7/2005, Vol. 24 Issue 10, p8
Announces the deadline given by the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to all marketers to eliminate their list of wireless domain names. Exemptions from the rules implemented by the FCC; Provision of the U.S. Telephone Consumer Protection Act of 1991; Basis of the anti-spam rules.
- Bureau Surmounts Backlog. Carlson, Caron // Wireless Week;03/20/2000, Vol. 6 Issue 12, p70
Reports the success of the United States Federal Communications Commission's Wireless Communications Bureau on decreasing its backlog. Changes made by Tom Sugrue, chief of the bureau that give him credits in management; Goal of Sugrue.
- FCC Needs To Look Hard At SMR. Rosenthal, Michael // Wireless Week;02/12/2001, Vol. 7 Issue 7, p41
Comments on the need for the United States Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to alter its rules in the SMR market. Cause of assymetrical regulation in the segment; Recommendation for the FCC to enact automatic roaming requirements for digital SMR carriers.
- Report Probes Universal Service Reform. Vaughan, Allyson // Wireless Week;03/12/2001, Vol. 7 Issue 11, p10
States that the United States Federal Communications Commission expects to tackle universal service and eligible telecommunications carrier designation issues upon issuance of a report highlighting the need for universal service reforms in March 2001. Cause of such effort; Background...