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Trump takes credit for company's jobs pledge that was made during Obama administration

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 14:20
President Trump on Friday took credit for the creation of 20,000 jobs by telecom company Charter Communications, a deal that was originally made in 2015, during the Obama administration."Today, I was thrilled to an...

Trump meets with broadband CEO, Texas gov on infrastructure

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 12:27
The meeting could signal Trump's interest in broadband as apart of the infrastructure package.

FCC: Over 12,000 callers couldn’t reach 911 during AT&T outage

Thu, 03/23/2017 - 16:30
The FCC is also investigating a second outage that occurred on March 11.

FCC chairman: Whether NY Times, CNN, NBC are 'fake news' is a ‘political debate’

Thu, 03/23/2017 - 15:36
Pai: "Well look, that's a political debate that people in the political arena have been debating back and forth."

Senate votes to block internet privacy regulations

Thu, 03/23/2017 - 13:07
The Senate passed a resolution Thursday in 50-48 party line vote that would dismantle a set of internet privacy rules approved by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) last year.The rules,...

FCC launches crackdown on fraudulent robocalls

Thu, 03/23/2017 - 11:46
The FCC aims to block calls from numbers that are no longer officially in use.

House Oversight grills law enforcement on facial recognition tech

Wed, 03/22/2017 - 17:57
Lawmakers grilled law enforcement officials in a tense hearing Wednesday over their use of facial recognition programs.Democrats and Republicans raised concerns about the FBI's use of facial recognition technology...

Verizon, AT&T pull Google ads

Wed, 03/22/2017 - 17:44
AT&T and Verizon are pulling out of certain Google advertising services over concerns that their ads would appear alongside content promoting hate speech and extremism.Google was forced ...

Senate on the verge of vote to kill FCC's consumer privacy protections

Wed, 03/22/2017 - 14:54
Sen. Jeff Flake's resolution could hit the Senate floor tonight.

Gates advocates for foreign aid during Capitol Hill meetings

Wed, 03/22/2017 - 09:26
Gates met Hill leaders the day after meeting with the President.

Overnight Tech: Lawmakers spar over rural broadband | Twitter sees bump in government data requests | Bill Gates visits Capitol Hill

Tue, 03/21/2017 - 19:12
RURAL BROADBAND FIGHT: The top Democrat on the House Energy and Commerce Committee, Rep. Frank Pallone Jr. (N.J.), sharply criticized President Trump and House Republicans' efforts on expanding broadband...

Uber leadership sticking by CEO

Tue, 03/21/2017 - 17:53
"It hasn't come up and we don't expect it to come up," board member says.

Google announces new ad policies after boycotts

Tue, 03/21/2017 - 17:38
Google's announcement comes after firms like McDonald's dropped ads from Youtube.

Top House Dem attacks Republicans' early rural broadband efforts

Tue, 03/21/2017 - 12:59
The New Jersey Congressman criticized Republican tax incentives to spur broadband development.

Twitter sees bump in global gov’t information requests

Tue, 03/21/2017 - 11:43
Twitter saw a 7 percent global increase in government information requests during the last half of 2016, a new company transparency report revealed on Tuesday.The new...

Uber's top lobbyist jumps to boutique tech firm

Tue, 03/21/2017 - 11:18
Brian Worth previously worked in the office of Rep. Kevin McCarthy, a member of GOP leadership.

Overnight Tech: FCC head says the media is not 'the enemy of the people' | Comey butts heads with Trump | Google's Europe chief apologizes

Mon, 03/20/2017 - 17:48
PAI OFFERS SOME CLARIFICATION ON THE MEDIA BEING 'THE ENEMY OF THE PEOPLE': Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Chairman Ajit Pai said Monday that he does not believe the media is the "enemy...

Google apologizes for ads appearing near extremist content

Mon, 03/20/2017 - 14:45
Google is seeking to control the damage as the controversy balloons.