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
The telecom industry should do more to help protect consumers from unwanted robocalls, says one executive.
The ruling marks an early win for the Federal Communications Commission, whose assertion of a broader enforcement authority over Internet services providers is being challenged in court by AT&T Inc and cable and wireless industry groups. The new regulations are slated to go into effect on Friday as the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia...
WASHINGTON, June 11- A U.S. federal appeals court on Thursday declined to suspend new Internet traffic regulations, rejecting the telecom industry's request to partially block the implementation of the "net neutrality" rules while they're being litigated. The ruling marks an early win for the Federal Communications Commission, whose assertion of a broader...
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.
Comcast on Friday called off its proposed $45 billion acquisition of Time Warner Cable and its prior agreement with Charter Communications.
The "Squawk on the Street" crew discuss the future of delivering content on the heels of Comcast's decision to walk away from its bid for Time Warner Cable.
Brian Roberts, Comcast chairman & CEO, discusses the decision to terminate its bid for Time Warner Cable. We have to move on, says Roberts.
Richard Parson, former Time Warner CEO, shares his thoughts on where Time Warner Cable and CEO Robert Marcus go from here now that it appears the Comcast-TWC merger will not go through.
Richard Parson, former Time Warner CEO, shares his thoughts on why the Comcast-TWC deal went cold.
I think wireless makes a lot of sense, says Rich Greenfield, BTIG media & tech analyst, sharing his thoughts on where Comcast to make its next acquisition.
Reed Hundt, REH Advisors and former FCC chairman, says he thinks the DirecTV-AT&T will likely go through and weighs in on the future of media mergers under a different administration.
I don't think there was any way Comcast could have saved it, says Reed Hundt, REH Advisors and former FCC chairman, providing insight to Comcast's bid for Time Warner Cable.