Presidential candidate Carly Fiorina is asked about when she said in 2010 an Internet sales tax would be a bad idea. Fiorina says the government trying to level the playing field between Internet and brick-and-mortar creates a problem.» Read More
Smart City is accused of blocking consumers from connecting with personal hotspots if they did not pay an $80 per day access fee.
SNR and Northstar are expected to have to repay more than $3 billion back to the FCC in order to keep the spectrum licenses. In a relatively common process for FCC auctions, Dish and partners invested in separate companies with little to no revenue that can receive a 25 percent discount in auction bidding as "very small businesses." However, rival bidders Verizon...
Dish and Sinclair Broadcasting Group extend talks and avoid blackout.
CNBC's Mary Thompson reports the latest details on an insider trading scheme involving Ukrainian hackers infiltrating wire services for access to information that was not yet public.
AT&T is moving to capitalize on its recent merger with DirecTV by offering bundled wireless and television services.
The deal will combine the nation's second-largest wireless carrier with its biggest satellite television provider.
Maggie Wilderotter, Frontier Communications, shares his thoughts on AT&T's deal to buy DirecTV. Also Wilderotter provides perspective on the future of television. Customers don't want to buy 500 channels anymore and only watch 12, says Wilderotter, weighing in on the unbundling of cable TV.
There's been a lot of controversy surrounding the $1.7B subsidy program, but very little is known about the actual recipients.
The Federal Communications Commission advances a proposal that would allow the government to subsidize broadband for low-income Americans.
AT&T faces a $100 million fine for allegedly misleading customers about download speeds.
The telecom industry should do more to help protect consumers from unwanted robocalls, says one executive.
The move, which would allow providers to hike rates without local approval, fuels fears that more costs could fall on consumers.
The FCC is ready to take action against robocalls.
Former Federal Communications Commission Chair Julius Genachowski said on Wednesday that the agency's job is to ensure certainty in the market.
The FCC released a proposal on Wednesday to close loopholes and clarify laws to further protect consumers from unwanted robocalls.
U.S. Federal Communications Commission Chairman, Tom Wheeler, unveils a "robocall" proposal. Julius Genachoswki, Fmr. FCC Chairman of The Carlyle Group, weighs in and also discusses cable consolidation deal and net neutrality.
Alan Haft, partner at Kelly-Haft Financial, says Charter Communications' plan to acquire Time Warner Cable is centered around the fact that consolidation is essential for the survival of the cable market.
Dish Network's controversial bids in a recent wireless spectrum auction are a net positive for American taxpayers, Charlie Ergen tells CNBC.
Federal authorities are unlikely to block AT&T's proposed acquisition of DirecTV, according to a new report.
The cable giants didn't mince words at INTX as they addressed the big issues they're facing: consolidation, regulation and disruption.