Senators confront FCC on carriers throttling streaming video

Lawmakers want answers as to if the nation’s wireless networks are throttling their customers’ streaming video without proper disclosure or even reason.
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California may fund low-income connectivity with a flat tax on texting

The cellular industry contributies billions of dollars in taxes to California coffers for lifeline connectivity programs, but that money pile has shrunken.

FCC votes to stop ruling on informal complaints, setting up $225 barrier

The FCC will not enforce claims made on informal complaints and will only step in after complainants file a formal complaint.

Trump tries to talk to senators about ZTE, gets derailed by immigration

The talk of tech and tariffs was drowned out today by talk of “tender age” shelters and crying babies at the border. The president backed from his position.

FCC may publish net neutrality reversal terms on Thursday

By having paper that explicitly lays out the terms of the repeal, it allows Congress and attorneys generals to begin to act.

Trump administration reportedly wants to nationalize US 5G network

Secret plans detail the nationalization of what has been a highly-competitive private sector industry under the mission of protecting citizens against the Chinese government.