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Stephen Colbert explains Cingular and deregulation

Stephen Colbert explains Cingular and AT&T.

By Jan. 17, 2007


Where Google spends its PAC money on Capitol Hill

Commentary: The company's push to gain influence in Washington increases as its Political Action Committee has spent nearly half a million dollars for 2012. You may be surprised by some of the recipients.

By Aug. 22, 2012


Government control of Net is always a bad idea

Whether it's the California Public Utilities Commission or the United Nations, traditional governments are ill-suited to regulate the Internet.

By Jun. 4, 2012


GreenWave sails into crowded home energy scene

Stepping into a busy corner of the smart grid, GreenWave Reality introduces a consumer suite of energy management tools currently being tested in Europe.

By Jun. 15, 2010


Technology Voter Guide 2008: Ralph Nader

The independent presidential candidate says the FISA Amendments Act sets up a double standard of justice. And his favorite gadget: "Typewriter!"

By Oct. 31, 2008


Green in the boardroom: the environment tops utilities execs' concerns

Environmental issues and carbon regulations top the list of what worries boards at energy utilities, as awareness of climate change grows.

By Apr. 9, 2008


Green news harvest: New Jersey utility to go solar

New Jersey utility PSG&E proposes investing millions in solar power to help meet its renewable energy mandate, while President Obama defends energy efficiency in stimulus package.

By Feb. 10, 2009


FCC, Verizon: Rejoice over your broadband connection

Verizon, Comcast, and a Republican FCC commissioner presage the political fights ahead by stressing a hands-off approach and arguing that Americans have pretty decent broadband choices after all.

By Aug. 20, 2007


FCC previews National Broadband Plan details

As the FCC prepares its final report to Congress for next month, the FCC has been sharing details of the upcoming National Broadband Plan.

By Feb. 26, 2010


The coming wireless spectrum apocalypse and how it hits you

Small carriers are worried about getting snuffed by the deep pockets of AT&T and Verizon Wireless, and they want help. What judges and regulators decide to do could impact your wallet for years to come.

By Aug. 13, 2012