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The Federal Communications Commission is expected to vote on a proposal that could boost cable box competition.
*Quarter impacted by " FCC auction expense" of $516 mln. The No. 2 U.S. satellite TV provider after DirecTV said net income attributable to the company fell about 21 percent from a year ago to $747.1 million, or $1.61 per share. The company and its affiliates surrendered airwave licenses worth $3.3 billion to the U. S Federal Communications Commission in October, after...
*Q4 impacted by " FCC auction expense" of $516 mln. Dish, the No. 2 U.S. satellite TV provider after DirecTV, had to pay up $516 million after its affiliates surrendered spectrum licenses worth $3.3 billion to the government in October. The U. S Federal Communications Commission plans to re-auction those licenses after an auction of broadcast airwaves scheduled for...
The proposed regulation, unveiled by FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler in January, would allow customers to obtain video services from providers such as Alphabet Inc, Apple Inc and Tivo, instead of cable, satellite and other television providers such Comcast Corp and Verizon Communications. The FCC has said that opening the set-top box market for alternatives such as a...
The American Cable Association, U.S. Telecom Association, Consumer Technology Association, National Cable& Telecommunications Association and other groups wrote FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler urging him to propose limited broadband privacy protections consistent with the Federal Trade Commission's rules that bar "unfair or deceptive" practices.
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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.
Tom Rogers, TiVo president & CEO, discusses the latest features in TiVo's new set-top box, including the ability to skip ads.
Companies led by Amazon are lobbying the federal government to use drones, adding pressure to an already messy legal landscape.
Sinclair stations back on Dish Network as retransmission negotiations resume.
Smart City is accused of blocking consumers from connecting with personal hotspots if they did not pay an $80 per day access fee.
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.