A 3-2 vote is the first step in allowing municipalities all over the country to offer their own Internet service in the name of competition.
The agency plans to vote on a proposal later this month that strikes down provisions in state laws limiting the expansion of municipal broadband networks.
Both sites are offering visual clues for US citizens to prompt them to vote and help them find the ballot box.
You may know the candidates' views on taxes and foreign policy. But what they have to say about the Stop Online Piracy Act, WikiLeaks, and other tech topics might surprise you.
The tech giant pulls out of the conservative lobbying group that is known to have pushed legislation to block renewable energy development.
Channeling the idea of a hackathon, Mark Zuckerberg's political action group uses coding and data mining to spark political action on immigration.
Firefox users are no longer being urged to boycott the browser after OKCupid protested the anti-gay views expressed by Mozilla's new CEO.
The earlier number indicating the number of votes still needed was incorrect. The vote is short 299.4 million.
Facebook will abolish users' ability to veto its policy changes unless 300 million people cast a vote. Without a huge spike before today's noon deadline, user voting rights are history.
Using a feature that promotes peer updates, the social network reminds Americans to get out the vote.