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Rep. Eshoo on House's student app competition (podcast)

U.S. Rep. Anna Eshoo (D-Calif.) discusses a House resolution calling for a student app competition to encourage science, technology, engineering, and math education.

By Feb. 28, 2013

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Rep. Eshoo on truth in 4G advertising (podcast)

Larry Magid speaks with Congresswoman Anna Eshoo (D-Calif.) about her bill that would require cellular carriers to disclose minimum data speeds and network reliability on their 4G services.

By Jun. 22, 2011

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New Senate, House bills would restore Net neutrality

Democrats in the House and Senate have introduced legislation that will give the FCC authority to impose its Net neutrality rules until it can come up with a more permanent legal fix.

By Feb. 3, 2014

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Congress proposes another incentive spectrum auction

A House bill was introduced Monday that will allow government agencies to take a cut of the auction proceeds if they give up under utilized wireless spectrum for commercial use.

By Dec. 9, 2013

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Senators aim to cut through 4G baloney

New bill would require wireless carriers to disclose what to expect from their 4G service...and create a lot more small print in our lives.

By Oct. 13, 2011

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The strange resurrection of Net neutrality

At the annual meeting of the Congressional Internet Caucus, the only issue that appeared likely to appear soon on lawmakers' agenda was an old one -- Net neutrality.

By Jan. 24, 2013

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FCC makes progress on freeing up spectrum

The Federal Communications Commission is making progress as it tries to free up additional wireless spectrum to fuel growth in wireless broadband.

By Dec. 12, 2012

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Congresswoman wants carriers to come clean on 4G

Rep. Anna Eshoo (D-Calif.) introduces bill requiring wireless operators to provide more information about the speed, reliability, and coverage of their 4G service at the point of sale to clear up confusion.

By Jun. 22, 2011

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U.S. lawmakers alarmed over risks of insulin pump hacks

Lawmakers ask Government Accountability Office to look into report that researcher could hack his wireless-based lifesaving medical equipment.

By Aug. 19, 2011

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White House takes aim at CISPA with formal veto threat

Obama administration breaks with some House Democrats by saying controversial bill could "undermine" privacy and civil liberties.

By Apr. 25, 2012