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FCC chief to wireless industry: I work for the American public

FCC chairman Tom Wheeler tells industry not to expect a free ride on any of the major issues his agency is now considering, including megamergers, Net neutrality, and the upcoming incentive wireless auction.

By September 9, 2014

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Democrats introduce bill to ban 'paid prioritization' on the Net

In attempt to keep Net open to all, bill would require FCC to adopt rule that prevents formation of so-called "Internet fast lane."

By June 17, 2014

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Top cable industry lobbyist to FCC: Don't regulate the Net

NCTA head and former FCC Chairman Michael Powell says regulating the Internet like a public utility, as Net neutrality supporters wish, would be a disaster.

By April 29, 2014

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Get a 50-inch Seiki 4K HDTV for $965.99 shipped

The question is, even at this price, should you invest in a new TV technology with little available content?

By June 17, 2013

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Is cable holding back superfast broadband adoption on purpose?

The cable industry says it is more than ready to compete with Google Fiber, but adds that consumers are nowhere near ready for gigabit speeds. Is it cable's pricing schemes that are holding back adoption?

By June 17, 2013

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Senator John McCain pushes to end the cable bundle

The Arizona senator introduces new legislation that would kill the cable bundle and repeal blackout restrictions for local sports teams using publicly funded stadiums.

By May 9, 2013

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Time Warner Cable invests $25M to build 1Gbps fiber network

Time Warner Cable is following Google's lead with a 1Gbps fiber network in New York City, except Time Warner will focus on business customers and it hasn't yet announced pricing.

By August 28, 2012

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TiVo focusing on whole-home viewing with IP, streaming boxes

Boxes will extend content to secondary TVs throughout the home and to mobile devices.

By May 23, 2012

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Verizon unveils 'Viewdini' video service for mobile devices

Verizon Wireless' CEO announces new aggregation platform that will allow consumers to find and access video on their mobile devices from cable operators as well as online providers.

By May 22, 2012

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Discovery CEO warns Dish Network against skipping ads

Discovery's CEO said Dish's new ad-skipping DVR tech could destroy traditional cable TV, possibly pushing up prices and limiting the amount of programming produced by undercutting ad revenue.

By May 21, 2012