T-Mobile Fined $48M Over Slowing 'Unlimited' Data PlansT-Mobile - the country's No. 3 wireless carrier- is paying up to the tune of $48 million for not clearly telling customers how limited their "unlimited" data plans were.
Another MTV VMAs, Another Controversial Miley CyrusJustin Bieber cried, Taylor Swift won most of the awards and Kanye West ranted onstage, but Miley Cyrus still owned the 2015 MTV Video Music Awards.
FCC Unanimously Votes To Get Rid Of NFL Blackout Rule NFL fans who live in cities that have had home games blacked out due to insufficient ticket sales are celebrating today.
FCC Proposes Ending Some Sports Blackouts For TVThe Federal Communications Commission has proposed ending federally enforced TV sports blackout rules, according to Bloomberg News. It’s a decision that could fundamentally alter how sports are distributed on TV.
New CALM Act Turns Down Volume On TV AdsTV viewing could soon sound a little calmer. The CALM Act, which limits the volume of TV commercials, goes into effect on Thursday.
FCC Fast Tracks Text-To-911 ServiceSoon there will be more than just one way to contact 911.
FCC To Measure Quality, Speed Of Mobile BroadbandThe Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has announced a new measurement program focused on mobile broadband.
FEMA Launches Mobile Phone Hurricane AlertsWith the 2012 hurricane season beginning in two day, and the tropics already heating up, emergency officials say it’s now easier than ever to keep up with storm alerts and evacuation shelters by accessing them from your cell phone.
Feds To Take Over Your TV, Radio, But It's Only A TestThe federal government is running the first ever nationwide test of its Emergency Alert System (EAS) Wednesday on every TV station, radio outlet, satellite service and cable system.
Appeals Panel Sides With CBS Over Super Bowl FineA federal appeals court on Wednesday upheld its finding that the Federal Communications Commissions acted improperly in fining CBS over the fleeting exposure of Janet Jackson's breast during the 2004 Super Bowl halftime show.
FCC Plans Vote On Net Neutrality In DecemberThe Federal Communications Commission is set push forward with a plan the would enforce net neutrality. The plan would prohibit phone and cable companies from blocking or discriminating against Internet traffic over their broadband networks.
Comcast Again Involved In Internet Traffic DisputeComcast is again at the center of a firestorm over the freedom of the internet. Level 3 Communications, which provides the backbone to Netflix's streaming, said Monday that Comcast is charging an unfair fee for the right to send streaming movies to its subscribers.