After establishing rules to protect "net neutrality," the FCC added a new agency ombudsperson as a resource for consumers.
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June 23, 2015
June 22, 2015
In an attempt to help enforce "net neutrality" for schools and other organizations, the FCC created a new ombudsperson to act on consumers' behalf.
June 18, 2015
The commission voted 3-2 to invite public comments about restructuring the Lifeline Program to cover more affordable broadband access for low-income families.
June 12, 2015
A federal court ruling will allow FCC rules protecting "net neutrality" to go forward, despite the telecom industry's objections.
February 26, 2015
School and library officials applauded the FCC's action, because they believe it prevents their institutions from being relegated to a "slow lane" of Internet service.
February 23, 2015
Federal Communications Commissioners Ajit Pai and Mike O'Rielly Monday asked the FCC chairman to release his 332-page "net neutrality" plan and postpone Thursday's scheduled vote.
February 04, 2015
By proposing that Internet service be regulated much like public utilities are, the FCC official seeks to retain "net neutrality."
January 21, 2015
The education technology community must continue waiting for details on the new federal Student Digital Privacy Act proposed by President Obama earlier this month.
November 17, 2014
A proposal by FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler would raise yearly funding for the E-rate program from $2.4 billion to $3.9 billion.
November 10, 2014
A number of education and technology groups have called for the FCC to protect net neutrality, but the nation's two biggest teachers' unions have been silent on the issue.