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FCC Commissioners Talk USF, Infrastructure at ACA Summit

Federal Communications Commissioners Mignon Clyburn and Michael O’Rielly participated in a panel discussion at the American Cable Association’s 25th Annual Summit. Broadband infrastructure and the Universal Service Fund (USF) were major topics of conversation. Held in Washington, D.C. on March 21, the session was moderated by Tina Pidgeon, the Senior Vice President of Government Affairs […]

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Regulatory

Pai: Closing Digital Divide is FCC’s “Top Policy Priority”

CAF II Auctions, Reduced Regulations Are Highlights of FCC Chairman’s Address to ACA Summit Closing the digital divide and reducing regulations were hallmarks of Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai’s March 21st keynote address to the American Cable Association’s 25th Annual Summit. His began his remarks by commenting on how small cable companies have evolved […]

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Autonomous Vehicles, New Mobility & the Built Environment Wireless

Autonomous Transportation Workshop & Standards Meetings Show Progress

5G Seen As Key for Autonomous Urban Fleets, Offering Revenue Opportunities for Telecommunications Providers A number of interesting take-aways came out of back to back meetings held December 5-6 at the Telecommunications Industry Association (TIA) headquarters in Arlington, VA. While it’s no longer a surprise that “smart car” and similar technologies are developing faster than […]

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Regulatory

Redl Highlights Rural Broadband in First Address as NTIA Chief at Telecoms Symposium

“Creative Destruction” and Net Neutrality covered by panels of economists, lawyers David Redl, the newly-minted Assistant Secretary of Commerce for Communications and Information and Administrator of the National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA), put rural broadband front and center while making his first public remarks since being sworn into his new office. His keynote address […]