Less than a month after U.S. Federal Communications Commission chairman Ajit Pai called on Apple to activate FM radio functionality in its iPhone devices, the National Association of Broadcasters on Wednesday issued a similar call to action, saying the company could easily integrate such features if it so desired.
The Federal Communications Commission is extending the comment period on Sinclair Broadcasting's $4 billion merger with Tribune Media Co.
Good news. The head of the Federal Communications Commission, Ajit Pai, understands that we have a First Amendment and how it works. That was kind of in question, because he was keeping his head down and refusing to answer questionsShow More Summary
The Federal Communications Commission doesn't have the power to revoke any NBC station's broadcast license over the content it produces, FCC Chairman Ajit Pai said Tuesday, putting a damper on recent suggestions by President Trump that NBC should be penalized for its critical coverage of the White House. Pai's remarks, delivered at a Washington conference, aimed […]
Federal Communications Commission Chair Ajit Pai on Tuesday rebuked President Donald Trump's suggestion that the federal government take away NBC News' broadcast license. During a panel at George Washington University on Tuesday, Pai...Show More Summary
Photo. AP The Government Accountability Office, a federal watchdog agency that provides investigative support to legislators, will look into the Federal Communications Commission and its chief Ajit Pai's dubiously supported claims that a cyberattack took down the FCC's public commenting system earlier this year. More »
Connecticut Sen. Richard Blumenthal says he plans to ask members of the Federal Communications Commission to publicly affirm their support for the First Amendment amid the president's threat to pull … Click to Continue »
Compliance wouldn't be the end of police reform. by Steven Hsieh Under consent decree since 2012. SPD Late last month, city officials asked a federal judge to find the Seattle Police Department in “full and effective compliance” with...Show More Summary
Ajit Pai, chairman of the Federal Communications Commission, implored Apple in a statement on Thursday to activate the dormant FM radio chips inside older models of iPhones to allow people to access life-saving information when natural disasters knock out wireless networks. Show More Summary
Rumors about an impending merger of T-Mobile and Sprint have reached such a fever pitch that the government wants to get involved. A group of Senate Democrats have written to the Federal Communications Commission and Department of Justice,...Show More Summary
BOTS ARE PEOPLE, TOO? 83% Bots: We Told You The Power Grab ‘Comment Period’ Is Titanically Stupid. Seton Motley explains: We were just subjected to a Federal Communications Commission (FCC) “Comment Period” – as the Donald Trump FCC reasonably engages in the government process of undoing the heinous Barack Obama Administration FCC power grab known […]
Google is planning to use experimental high-altitude balloons to provide cell and internet coverage in Puerto Rico. On Friday, the US Federal Communications Commission (FCC) said it had approved Google parent company Alphabet application...Show More Summary
By David Shepardson WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Federal Communications Commission said late on Friday it had approved Alphabet Inc's application to provide emergency cellular service to Puerto Rico through balloons. In the aftermath of Hurricane Maria, Puerto Rico has struggled to regain communications services. Show More Summary
Watch the latest video at video.foxnews.com In raising the issue of equal time, the president appeared to be referring to the Federal Communications Commission's 1934 so-called equal time rule, which requires radio and network TV stations to offer equivalent air time to legally qualified political...
Google will begin using an experimental balloon to try and restore emergency cellular reception service to the devastated island of Puerto Rico after the Federal Communications Commission approved a license on Friday.
The U.S. Federal Communications Commission said late on Friday it had approved Alphabet Inc’s application to provide emergency cellular service to Puerto Rico through balloons. In the aftermath of Hurricane Maria, Puerto Rico has struggled to regain communications services. The FCC said on...
Pai has suggested that broadband deserts are created by the boogie man of government regulation. The Federal Communications Commission Chairman, Ajit Pai, a former Verizon lawyer, has spoken eloquently about the “digital divide” and his commitment to resolving it. Show More Summary
Congress late Monday approved Ajit Pai for a second term as chair of the Federal Communications Commission. The Senate voted 52-41 (with almost all “yea” votes coming from Republicans) to give Pai a new five-year term retroactive to July 1, 2017. Show More Summary
The Senate has confirmed President Donald Trump's nominee to serve as chairman of the Federal Communications Commission despite Democratic complaints that Ajit Pai will undermine net neutrality. The vote was … Click to Continue »
The U.S. Senate confirmed on Monday Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai to serve another five-year term on the telecommunications regulatory panel. Pai won confirmation 52-41 over objections from Democrats, who criticized him for moving to dismantle Obama-era internet access rules...