Tag: Federal Communication Commission (FCC)

FCC Reverses State Authority to Preempt Municipal Innovation

February 26th, 2015

The FCC prevents states and private companies from restricting new ways cities can connect people to the information they need.


A Free Wi-Fi Network for Seattle?

February 19th, 2013

The FCC is proposing giving away unlicensed portions of the digital spectrum to allow for super Wi-Fi networks across the nation.


Urban Politics #148: FCC Proposed Changes

March 2nd, 2003

Since the 1996 Telecommunications Act deregulated of radio ownership
rules we have seen a national trend of massive media consolidation and
dramatically decreased competition.