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David Shepardson / Reuters:
FCC approves ATSC 3.0 TV broadcast standard, dubbed “Next Gen TV”, with interactive features, UHD support, and geotargeted emergency alerts and advertisements   —  WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. regulators on Thursday approved the use of new technology that will improve picture quality …
Nov 19, 2017, 11:15 AMIn context
David Shepardson / Reuters:
Sources: FCC's Ajit Pai expected to roll out details on reversing net neutrality next week, seeking a final vote on the plan Dec. 14   —  WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The head of the Federal Communications Commission is set to unveil plans next week for a final vote to reverse a landmark 2015 net …
Nov 15, 2017, 9:55 PMIn context
David Shepardson / Reuters:
Ex-Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer apologizes at Senate hearing for data breach and blames Russian agents for stealing users' data   —  WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Former Yahoo Chief Executive Marissa Mayer apologized on Wednesday for a pair of massive data breaches at the internet company and blamed Russian agents …
Nov 8, 2017, 10:50 AMIn context
David Shepardson / Reuters:
FCC approves $77M from the Universal Service Fund to restore communications in Puerto Rico and the US Virgin Islands   —  WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Federal Communications Commission on Wednesday approved up to $77 million to fund repairs of communication networks and restore services …
Oct 4, 2017, 7:45 PMIn context
David Shepardson / Reuters:
Equifax now says 145.5M were impacted by breach, not 143M; former CEO says it took months to patch systems after DHS alert in March   —  WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Equifax Inc (EFX.N) was alerted in March to the software security vulnerability that led to hackers obtaining personal information …
Oct 2, 2017, 5:55 PMIn context
David Shepardson / Reuters:
Sen. Orrin Hatch, who chairs the Finance Committee, and Sen. Ron Wyden demand answers on Equifax hacking and when execs who sold stock first knew about it   —  WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. House unanimously approved on Wednesday a sweeping proposal to speed the deployment …
Sep 11, 2017, 5:10 PMIn context
David Shepardson / Reuters:
TSA lifts laptop ban on Saudi Arabian Airlines, the last Middle Eastern carrier still under the restrictions imposed in March   —  3 MIN READ  —  WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Transportation Security Administration said on Monday it has lifted a ban on passengers on Saudi Arabian Airlines …
Jul 17, 2017, 4:45 PMIn context
David Shepardson / Reuters:
Sources: FCC Chairman tells trade groups of plans to update net neutrality rules created under Obama, wants to keep basic principles but move enforcement to FTC   —  The chairman of the U.S. Federal Communications Commission is moving quickly to replace the Obama administration's landmark net neutrality rules …
Apr 6, 2017, 11:07 PMIn context
David Shepardson / Reuters:
FCC reverses Charter Communications “overbuild” requirement for TWC merger that said it must expand broadband to 1M households already served by competitor   —  The U.S. Federal Communications Commission is reversing a requirement imposed under the Obama administration …
Apr 3, 2017, 12:55 PMIn context
David Shepardson / Reuters:
FCC says wireless spectrum auction bidding has ended at $19.6B for 84 MHz, a significantly lower price than many analysts forecasted   —  The U.S. Federal Communications Commission said Friday that bidding in the wireless spectrum auction has ended at $19.6 billion, significantly less than many analysts had initially forecast.
Feb 12, 2017, 5:05 AMIn context

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