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US to push for mandatory car-to-car wireless communications

The government believes vehicle-to-vehicle data links will help improve driver safety, and will push for legislation requiring it in "a future year."

By February 3, 2014

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Congressional leaders call for Communications Act makeover

Reps. Fred Upton (R-Mich) and Greg Walden (R-Ore.) say it's time to bring the 1996 law, which governs the nation's communications networks, into the 21st century.

By December 3, 2013

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European Commission approves Microsoft's Nokia buy

The EU clears the way for Microsoft's planned purchase of Nokia's mobile devices and services business.

By December 4, 2013

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Federal judges may be ready to rule against Net neutrality

A panel in a federal court indicates it may strike down part of the law that stops ISPs from discriminating against certain Web sites.

By September 9, 2013

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FCC holds first hearing on Sandy communications failures

FCC is conducting field hearings to examine what went wrong following Superstorm Sandy, and how to keep Internet and wireless service up following the next disaster.

By February 5, 2013

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FCC, stakeholders align on communications policy -- for now

Relative ease in relations among government and private interests in the Internet ecosystem are a welcome change of pace at CES. But it could be the calm before the storm.

By January 11, 2013

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Carrier IQ privacy flap may spur new federal law

The embattled software maker is already the subject of lawsuits and probes by two federal agencies, but one member of Congress thinks another federal law is necessary.

By January 30, 2012

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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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Federal Trade Commission shuts down rogue ISP

The Federal Trade Commission has Pricewert, an alleged rogue ISP, shut down by the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California, San Jose Division.

By June 4, 2009

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New Sony Reader PRS-T3 leaks via the FCC

A new Sony Reader is on the way, according to documents pertaining to compliance testing on the US Federal Communications Commission website.

By September 3, 2013