Heavy Handed Hussein Obama-era FCC Internet Rules Cease on 11 June

Heavy Handed Hussein Obama-era FCC Internet Rules Cease on 11 June

Heavy Handed Hussein Obama-era FCC Internet Rules Cease on 11 June $T, $CMCSA, $FB, $GOOGL The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) said in a notice Thursday that Hussein Obama-era Y 2015 US open-internet rules will cease on 11 June, and new rules handing providers power over what content consumers can access will take effect. The FCC […]

Ending Net Neutrality Means Restoring ‘Free and Open’ Internet

Ending Net Neutrality Means Restoring ‘Free and Open’ Internet

Ending Net Neutrality Means Restoring ‘Free and Open’ Internet $FB, $NFLX, $AMZN, $GOOGL Friday, Federal Communication Commission Chairman Ajit Pai defended the vote to end net neutrality, saying critics are getting “everything wrong” about the decision when they say it will ruin the internet. “The free and open internet we had prior to 2015 is the one […]

FCC Will Not Review AT&T’s Acquisition of Time Warner

FCC Will Not Review AT&T’s Acquisition of Time Warner

FCC Will Not Review AT&T’s Acquisition of Time Warner $T, $TWX The Boss at the US Federal Communications Commission does not expect to review AT&T Inc.’s (NYSE:T) planned $85.4-B acquisition of Time Warner Inc.(NYSE:TWX), a spokesman for the agency said Monday. FCC Chairman Ajit Pai told the WS-J in an interview Monday at the Mobile […]

Charter-Time Warner Cable Tie-up Gets DOJ Approval

Charter-Time Warner Cable Tie-up Gets DOJ Approval

Charter-Time Warner Cable Tie-up Gets DOJ Approval $CHTR, $TWC The FCC still must approve the acquisition, Chairman Tom Wheeler signaled his support Monday. Monday, the US Justice Department (DOJ) approved the planned acquisition of both Time Warner Cable (NYSE:TWC) and Bright House Networks by Charter Communications (NASDAQ:CHTR), the tie-up still needs FCC approval. Shortly after […]