'Net Ruling Will Force FCC To Find New Authority
- Net Point. // Broadcasting & Cable;9/9/2013, Vol. 143 Issue 33, p30
The author reports that the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) is preparing to go to court on September 9, 2013 to argue for its authority to regulate Internet access as it tied its authority to rules it came up with itself, the Open Internet Order.
- Clinton legacy. Silva, Jeffrey // RCR Wireless News;6/24/2002, Vol. 21 Issue 25, p12
Reports that the inspector general of the U.S. Federal Communications Commission declared E-Rate, a regime of Internet access discounts available to eligible schools and libraries, is out of control in its semi-annual report. Proposal of U.S. President George Bush to consolidate E-Rate and...
- Pledging allegiance to the Internet. Elvin, John // Insight on the News;06/09/97, Vol. 13 Issue 21, p34
Reports on the US Federal Communications Commission's approval of discounted Internet access for students and teachers. Use of a sliding scale for subsidies; Duplication of existing efforts by other government agencies.
- TV bill could moot 700 MHz clearing plan. Weaver, Heather Forsgren // RCR;06/26/2000, Vol. 19 Issue 26, p1
Focuses on the decision of the United States Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to encourage band-clearing arrangements at 700 MHz for television stations. Failure of the FCC to require broadcasters to vacate the spectrum; Impact of the possible approval of the bill on high-speed Internet...
- White paper asks: Should Net services be FCC's domain? Hall, Lee // Electronic Media;09/07/98, Vol. 17 Issue 37, p4
Looks at whether the United States Federal Communications Commission (FCC) should consider delivering Internet services by cable. Recommendations made in the FFC's Officer of Plans and Policy's document; How possible re-categorizing of Internet services to cable would affect Internet services;...
- Regulating the Internet: Assessing the threat. Clarke, Jack // Telecommunications - Americas Edition;Sep98, Vol. 32 Issue 9, p24
Opinion. Focuses on speculation that the United States Federal Communications Commission (FCC) plans to regulate the Internet as a communications carrier by the media. Validity of this rumor; Reference to the Telecommunications Act of 1996; Significance of the Act's establishment to the Internet.
- National Broadband Plan summary. // Caribbean Business;5/20/2010, Vol. 38 Issue 19, p64
The article offers information on the National Broadband Plan (NBP) introduced by the U.S. Federal Communications Commission.
- White Space: Faster than WiFi. // Technotrends Newsletter;Jan2012, Vol. 28 Issue 1, p3
The article offers information a new type of wireless network called White Space, approved by the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) which is faster than WiFi and can provide free internet access to remotest areas.
- FCC Should Continue 'Hands-Off' Policy Toward Internet. Signorino, Marc-Anthony // Business Journal (Central New York);6/22/2007, Vol. 21 Issue 25, p25
In this article, the author emphasizes that the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) should maintain its highly successful "hands-off" policy toward the Internet because this has promoted a competitive and innovative Internet and allowed the industry to maximize capacity, avoid...