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  • FCC moves toward new airplane broadband service

    The U.S. Federal Communications Commission has taken a major step toward helping more airlines offer in-cabin wireless broadband, with the agency voting Thursday to explore using new spectrum for air-to-ground broadband service.

    Written by Grant Gross09 May 13 19:15
  • Obama nominates Wheeler as new FCC chairman

    U.S. President Barack Obama has nominated telecom trade group veteran Tom Wheeler to be the next chairman of the U.S. Federal Communications Commission.

    Written by Grant Gross01 May 13 19:19
  • FCC chairman announces his resignation

    U.S. Federal Communications Commission Chairman Julius Genachowski announced Friday he will soon step down, following months of rumors that he would resign early this year.

    Written by Grant Gross and Stephen Lawson22 March 13 15:35
  • FCC eyes Wi-Fi expansion, approves mobile signal boosting rules

    The U.S. Federal Communications Commission has taken the first step toward an expansion of the spectrum available for Wi-Fi, with the agency launching a rulemaking proceeding to open new parts of the 5GHz spectrum to unlicensed uses.

    Written by Grant Gross20 Feb. 13 20:40