Posts Tagged ‘Federal Communications Commission’

 

AP source: Obama picks Wheeler to head FCC

WASHINGTON A White House official says President Barack Obama plans to name a former cable and wireless industry lobbyist to head the Federal Communications Commission.

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AP source: Obama to nominate former telecom industry lobbyist Tom Wheeler to head FCC

WASHINGTON - A White House official says President Barack Obama plans to name a former cable and wireless industry lobbyist to head the Federal Communications Commission.

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FCC moves to streamline wireless buildout

The Federal Communications Commission announced plans Friday to help streamline wireless broadband buildout in the U.S., including clarification of a provision requiring local review of modifications to cell towers.

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FCC moves to streamline wireless buildout

The Federal Communications Commission announced plans Friday to help streamline wireless broadband buildout in the U.S., including clarification of a provision requiring local review of modifications to cell towers.

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Federal Communications Commission close to granting Dish spectrum

He Federal Communications Commission is close to approving a swath of the satellite airwaves controlled by Dish Network for use solely on a ground-based cellphone network, FCC officials say.

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Fcc Approves Verizon Spectrum Buy – Analyst Blog

Verizon Wireless has received the approval from the Federal Communications Commission to purchase $3.9 wireless spectrum from a group of cable companies. Verizon Wireless is a joint

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FCC Nominee Approval Generates Sound of Many Hands Clapping

Congratulations began to pour in from industry, the Federal Communications Commission, and the Hill only moments after the Senate quickly, unanimously and without fanfare approved Monday the nominations of Ajit Pai and Jessica Rosenworcel to fill the two vacant commissioner seats at the agency.

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FCC May Kill LightSquared's Plans for Wireless Revolution

LightSquared's plans to revolutionize the wireless industry with a broadband network may have been dealt a death blow by the Federal Communications Commission.

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BBB: Are telemarketers calling your mobile phone?

WALLINGFORD Rumors persist that consumers? mobile phone numbers are being shared with telemarketers. Despite SPAM emails and many Internet postings to the contrary, the Federal Communications Commission says not only is the rumor not true, but adds there are no plans to share a

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C Spire pleased with decision by FCC to block AT&T/T-Mobile merger

Executives with C Spire were pleased with the news from Tuesday that the chairman of the Federal Communications Commission took steps to block the proposed $39 billion merger of the mobile phone companies AT&T and T-Mobile USA.

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