FCC Federal Communications Commission

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Name: FCC Federal Communications Commission
First reported 18 hours ago - Updated 9 mins ago - 5 reports

FCC to decide on broadcasting games based on ticket sales

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) - The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has to decide now whether it wants to broadcast games or not, based on ticket sales. The league claims the rule helps keep stadiums full. The federal government says fans are the ones ... [Published WIVB - 9 mins ago]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated 2 hours ago - 6 reports

KELLY: Safeguarding neutrality

Net neutrality is necessary to preserve equal access to Internet resources in higher education by Conor Kelly | Sep 30 2014 | 3 hours agoFrom frantically conducting research on a paper due in twelve hours to habitually checking Facebook during said research, ... [Published UV Cavalier Daily - 2 hours ago]
First reported 9 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 2 reports

FCC may help OTT providers gain TV programming - report

US regulators looking to spur competition in pay TV are considering steps that would give new internet video services access to cable and broadcast shows, a person briefed on the plan told Bloomberg. The Federal Communications Commission is preparing ... [Published Telecompaper - 3 hours ago]
First reported 12 hours ago - Updated 6 hours ago - 5 reports

FCC Considers Regulations for Online Video Services

The Federal Communications Commission is considering regulations for companies that provide cable-like subscription video services via the Internet, according to several people with knowledge of the matter. The move could have major implications for companies ... [Published GigaLaw.com - 6 hours ago]
First reported 14 hours ago - Updated 9 hours ago - 3 reports

FCC Chairman Wheeler Continues Push for E-Rate Modernization, Targets ‘Rural Fiber Gap’

Federal Communications Commission Chairman Tom Wheeler said that the agency was committed to modernizing the E-rate program. He made the statement  in remarks at the 2014 Educational Technology Summit here. Schools and libraries participating in the ... [Published BroadbAndBreakfast.com - 9 hours ago]
First reported 20 hours ago - Updated 9 hours ago - 4 reports

FTC Commissioner Warns Against Classifying Broadband As Common Carrier Service

Maureen Ohlhausen, a Republican commissioner with the Federal Trade Commission, doesn't seem to agree with net neutrality advocates who want to see broadband service reclassified as a utility.Ohlhausen said in a C-SPAN interview that a reclassification ... [Published Media Post - 9 hours ago]
First reported 12 hours ago - Updated 10 hours ago - 3 reports

The US is ready to redefine “television” to include the internet

The US Federal Communications Commission is considering whether to treat certain online video services like cable and satellite TV providers. The move would help the online services get cheaper access to major network programming and could allow them ... [Published Global Advisors - 10 hours ago]
First reported 10 hours ago - Updated 10 hours ago - 2 reports

Cable, the FCC and streaming killed Saturday morning cartoons

We hate to be the bearer of bad news, but one of your fondest childhood traditions has kicked the bucket: Saturday morning cartoons are no more. The CW has aired its last batch of Vortexx programming, leaving American kids without any animated... ... [Published Engadget - 10 hours ago]
First reported 20 hours ago - Updated 12 hours ago - 4 reports

FCC Asks to See Contracts With Comcast

The Federal Communications Commission is pushing for media companies to submit details of their programming agreements with Comcast Corp., as it reviews the cable giant's proposed $45 billion merger with Time Warner Cable Inc. The agency believes the ... [Published Atlanta Journal And Constitution - 12 hours ago]
First reported 13 hours ago - Updated 13 hours ago - 5 reports

CEA Opposes Sinclair Auction Challenge

The Consumer Electronics Association is taking the FCC's side in Sinclair's challenge to the broadcast incentive auction, saying Sinclair's court challenge could delay the auction and freeing up spectrum for all those wireleess devices its members ma ... [Published Multichannel Online - 13 hours ago]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated 17 hours ago - 2 reports

FCC Construction appoints new chairman

FCC’s directors, chaired by Esther Alcocer Koplowitz, have approved the appointment of Miguel Jurado as chairman of FCC Construction. Above: Jurado Jurado graduated in civil engineering from the Technical University of Madrid in 1987 and obtained an MBA ... [Published Construction Index - Sep 29 2014]
First reported Sep 28 2014 - Updated Sep 29 2014 - 3 reports

U.S. doctor exposed to Ebola virus admitted to NIH

WASHINGTON -- An American doctor who was exposed to the Ebola virus while volunteering in Sierra Leone has been admitted for observation at the National Institutes of Health near the nation's capital.NIH confirmed in a news release on its website that ... [Published Erie Times-News - Sep 29 2014]

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"It is obsolete relative to the economics of professional sports today, particularly the NFL," said Higgins. "And I'm confident that the federal communications commission will vote, and unanimously, to eliminate the federal government's involvement in the blackout rule. And hopefully the teams and the league will follow after that."
...little town is attractive to many people who would love to come to the rural environment, if they could continue their work by Internet," he says. "That's one hold-back of drawing that class of people into our community."
"Given the depth and breadth of the public record and the importance of the issues presented, the commission has accepted the extension of the period for review so that it may consider the matter more fully at its Nov. 13 session" Denn said
...ahead of time and make sure that all levels of government, along with the private sector, are ready," said Congressman John K Delaney (MD-6). " Frederick Community College's Emergency Management program offers valuable training to students locally and around the country in disaster management, hazard mitigation, and response operations. This FEMA grant will help FCC continue to lead in this area and share their expertise around the region, making our country safer. Along with Fort Detrick , the National Emergency Training Center in Emmitsburg and the many men and women who work in the security and public health sectors in our area, we have so many local resources in Frederick County that help make the entire nation safer."

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