The president-elect does not understand technology companies or their business models, and that's a problem, said analysts.
David Chavern, News Media Alliance, and Barton Crockett, FBR Capital Markets senior analyst, weigh in on how a Trump presidency can effect the current media landscape.
At issue is how different kinds of companies are allowed to use customer data — and the distinction is worth billions.
"This is still another case of Donald Trump having a unique view about how our system works," ex-FCC Chairman Reed Hundt tells CNBC.
Reed Hundt, former FCC chairman, discusses the role of the FCC and Department of Justice in determining the outcome of AT&T's merger with Time Warner.
Jonathan Adelstein, former FCC Commissioner and Wireless Infrastructure Association CEO, weighs in on the AT&T/Time Warner merge and possible regulatory hurdles surrounding it.
The AT&T-Time Warner deal works in theory, but investment expert Ivan Feinseth is not so confident it will work in practice.
Adonis Hoffman, former FCC senior advisor, weighs in on the possible merger between AT&T and Time Warner.
CNBC's Aditi Roy breaks down T-Mobile's $48 million settlement with the FCC over the company's unlimited plan.
The Federal Communications Commission voted to retain nearly all rules limiting cross-ownership of newspapers, radio and TV stations in the same market.
Glenn Beck explains what he found most disturbing about the meeting with Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg.
It's clear why conservatives are meeting with Facebook on Wednesday. But what's in it for Facebook? Jake Novak explains.
The U.S. Federal Communications Commission has approved European telecoms group Altice's acquisition of U.S. cable company Cablevision Systems.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin takes a look at where the candidates stand on the issue of net neutrality as the 2016 presidential election draws closer.
With a vote to free boxes from the stranglehold of cable providers, the FCC may have triggered a battle between media companies of all stripes.
The FCC on Thursday approved a new rule that would allow consumers to swap cable set-top boxes for less expensive devices.
The Federal Communications Commission is expected to vote on a proposal that could boost cable box competition.
Wednesday stocks on the move
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.