At the APOS summit in Indonesia, global media players discussed the keys to breaking into the Asia Pacific market.
NEW YORK— "Net neutrality" regulations, designed to prevent internet service providers like Verizon, AT&T, Comcast and Charter from favoring some sites and apps over others, are on the chopping block. The FCC in 2015 approved rules, on a party-line vote, that made sure cable and phone companies don't manipulate traffic. The net neutrality rules gave the FCC power to...
The internet industry, which considers net neutrality essential for its business, isn't giving up without a fight.
He wants to undo their legal basis and to eliminate the FCC's broad powers to monitor Verizon, AT&T and Comcast for bad behavior. Pai, the nation's chief telecommunications regulator, said he will seek an FCC vote at a May 18 meeting. The FCC plans to release an official proposal for the vote on Thursday.
Despite having many of its shows in repeats, CBS won the week in prime time with an average of 6.7 million viewers. NBC had 5.1 million, ABC had 4.1 million, Univision had 1.7 million, Telemundo had 1.6 million, ION television had 1.2 million and the CW had 660,000.. TNT was the week's most popular cable network, averaging 3.08 million viewers with the help of the NBA...
The week ahead holds plenty of potential surprises, from the French election to the possible shut down of the U.S. government.
Verizon says total revenues for its wireless business fell by 5.1 percent from a year ago.
Discussing the environment for future deals in the telecom space following the FCC's loosening industry restrictions, with Craig Moffett, MoffettNathanson founder and senior analyst, and Jonathan Chaplin, New Street Research managing partner.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
The CEO of Verizon, Lowell McAdam, is open to discussing the possibility of merging according to a report from Bloomberg.
NEW YORK— The telecom industry's lobbying muscle pushed a consumer privacy measure to a swift death in Congress. Republicans struck down Obama-era rules that would have imposed tight restrictions on what broadband companies such as Verizon, AT&T and Comcast could do with their customers' personal data. Former AT&T lobbyist Steve Billet, now on the faculty at...
CNBC's David Faber reports Dish Network bid $6.2 billion at the FCC auction.
Question Ajit Pai about controversial topics and his answers are tempered by a Midwestern sincerity, CNBC's Jon Fortt reports.
The eighth installment in the franchise is on the path to becoming the biggest worldwide debut of all time, and was huge in global markets.
The "Fast Money" traders discuss telecom stocks as AT&T makes expands its 5G capabilities.
Local lawmakers are exploring how to change the way internet providers collect and share users’ information, Recode reports.
Despite the increased competition, one trader bet that there’s more room to run for telecom giant Sprint.
Deutsche Bank says recent moves by Verizon and AT&T to add unlimited wireless plans hurts T-Mobile.
The "Squawk on the Street" crew discusses Comcast's announcement to offer customers a wireless plan.
Comcast hopes XFinity Mobile will lock in existing customers as well as attract new ones.