News, Topics, Peoples, Movies

NEWS: FCC'S TOM WHEELER SAYS HE'LL ASK FOR PUBLIC COMMENT ON WHETHER IT'S APPROPRIATE TO RECLASSIFY BROADBAND

This morning, a bunch of Senators joined with over 150 internet companies and over 100 venture capitalists to ask the FCC's Tom Wheeler not to make a big mistake with his "open internet" rules and enable a multi-tier internet, where broadband companies with tremendous market power can create fast lanes. Wheeler has now responded to that original letter from over 150 internet companies (disclosure

Read full article >>

Techdirt.com (Date:05/09/2014 16:36)

Related News about "FCC's Tom Wheeler Says He'll Ask For Public Comment On Whether It's Appropriate To Reclassify Broadband" news from other sites: (news similarity rate is shown on left.)

30%
FCC can knock out state laws that limit broadband, Wheeler warns.
Tension is building between the telecom industry, which is using state laws to shut down cities from building broadband networks, and the FCC, where chairman Tom Wheeler repeated a warning that he wil.. gigaom.com Read News
36%
Cable companies want the FCC to squash local cities' own networks.
Local governments in two US cities have taken the internet into their own hands, building high-speed networks for their residents to use.And broadband association USTelecom - which represents Comcast,.. techradar.com Read News
38%
Cable Companies Calling On FCC To Block High-Speed Internet Expansion.
Block high-speed Internet expansion. That’s the message that cable companies are sending to the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) concerning the plans of Wilson, North Carolina, and Chatta.. inquisitr.com Read News
41%
Can the FCC clear the way for cities to build broadband? Legal fight heats up over agency’s powers.
Small cities want the federal government's help in sweeping aside state laws that prevent them from offering better internet service. The dispute has triggered a broader debate about the FCC's power u.. gigaom.com Read News
44%
How AT&T's Own Legal Fights Show It's Lying In Claiming Broadband Reclassification Would Create Collateral Damage.
Earlier this year, we shared our own comments to the FCC on the issue of net neutrality and keeping the internet open. The key, as we noted, is that if this issue is left to the FCC (as appears to be .. Techdirt.com Read News
38%
65 Groups Urge the FCC to Reject the Comcast-Time Warner Cable Merger.
WASHINGTON, Aug. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Sixty-five organizations representing consumers, content producers, and social justice and democracy-reform advocates called on the Federal Commun.. Yahoo!News Read News
37%
TRAI to come out with paper on broadband by September end: Dr Rahul Khullar.
The authority has been working on broadband issues and hopefully we will come out with a paper on broadband may be by the end of next month, said Dr Khullar while inaugurating the 'Eighth Mobile India.. business-standard.com Read News
Tom Wheeler: Tom Wheeler is an American television writer and producer. He served as the executive producer and show runner for the NBC superhero series The Cape.
Tom Wheeler News
POPULAR GIFS
Federer amazing tennis shot Giraffe fight Catching a seagull at the beach Acrobatic kick fail Pedestrian causes bus accident Track start fail Amateur soccer injury faking Cat completely ignores girl Bear playing with himself Cotton wool kittens