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Shakeup at FCC: Chairman Genachowski to step down

Julius Genachowski reported to be planning an announcement tomorrow revealing plans to leave his post.

By March 21, 2013

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Net neutrality debate Part I: How we got here

Don't get what the Net neutrality debate is all about? CNET's Marguerite Reardon explains.

By May 25, 2014

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Broadband CEOs to FCC: We're not a utility

The major U.S. providers say reclassifying broadband as a utility would cost billions and result in slow speeds and fewer choices for consumers.

By May 13, 2014

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FCC chairman offers plan to save broadcasters

Tom Wheeler says he has a plan to make sure TV broadcasters survive and flourish in the new broadband future. But broadcasters are skeptical about its implementation.

By April 8, 2014

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Will Comcast and Time Warner be AT&T and T-Mobile redux?

If regulators borked the $39 billion merger of the No. 2 and No. 4 wireless carriers, is the $45 billion combo of the two biggest cable companies doomed? The competitive dangers are very different.

By February 13, 2014

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Why you should care about Net neutrality (FAQ)

A federal appeals court has thrown out the FCC's Net neutrality rules. CNET's Maggie Reardon explains what the ruling means to the average consumer -- and why it really, really matters.

By January 15, 2014

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A voracious mobile world needs 'spectrum, spectrum, spectrum'

commentary CES panels stress the urgent need to free up more radio frequencies to address the insatiable demand from mobile users and high-bandwidth apps.

By January 9, 2014

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FCC delays broadcast spectrum auction until 2015

The chairman of the Federal Communications Commission says the agency only has one chance to get this auction right, and so he has decided to postpone it.

By December 6, 2013

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Senate confirms Tom Wheeler as FCC's new chairman

Wheeler unanimously confirmed after Sen. Ted Cruz lifts objection over concerns about Wheeler's views on greater campaign finance regulations.

By October 29, 2013

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FCC's Genachowski to Congress: We need our auctions

While speaking at CES 2012 in Las Vegas, FCC Chairman Julius Genachowski pushes the need for universal broadband and the incentive auctions to make it happen.

By January 11, 2012