Why Your Phone Bill May Be Slashed Soon

Business | Robert Donachie
Metal Briefcase Full of Money

‘Cost the U.S. economy $150 billion over the last 5 years’

FCC Lobbied To Block Free Mobile Data For Consumers

Business | Robert Donachie
Women on cellphones (Credit: Antonio Guillem/Shutterstock)

‘Consume up to half of the data on your mobile broadband bill’

Add Intellectual Property Protection To The List of Rights The Government Is Eviscerating

Opinion | Seton Motley
Google logo (Getty Images)

Intellectual property is intellectual property. All of it is protected by the Constitution.

The Set Top Box Hustle

Opinion | Alan Daley
Cable TV Better Guides.JPEG

Perhaps the FCC has caught the White House’s executive privilege pretensions?

Upholding Net Neutrality Will Put Us Back In The Slow Lane

Opinion | Kevin Kimberlin
Federal Communications Commission Chairman Tom Wheeler chairs an open hearing on Net Neutrality

The Internet will not go slowly into the night; it will move — far more rapidly than any politician or regulator.

The Obama Administration's Chilling War On The Internet Reaches Into Kentucky

Opinion | Drew Johnson
Federal Communications Commission Chairman Tom Wheeler chairs an open hearing on Net Neutrality

If President Obama and Chairman Wheeler have their way, they will stifle our greatest outlet for freedom and innovation

As FCC Flexes Its Regulatory Muscle, It Ignores Its Own Failed Programs

Opinion | Drew Johnson
The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) logo is seen before the FCC Net Neutrality hearing in Washington February 26, 2015. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas

Competition, not regulation and government involvement, is what is needed to improve broadband in America.

The FCC Keeps Moving The Broadband Goalposts

Opinion | Alan Daley
FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler celebrates with Democratic Commissioners Jessica Rosenworcel and Mignon Clyburn after a 3-2 vote to regulate the Internet on February 26, 2015 in Washington, DC.

The agency is blaming ISPs for the shortage because they did not build out “broadband” to all remote areas.

The Latest DISH On Washington Front Groups

Opinion | David Williams
The sign in the lobby of the corporate headquarters of Dish Network is seen in the Denver suburb of Englewood

The FCC must consider carefully the intentions of DISH moving forward and not be fooled again.

Who Can Screw Up A Water Auction In The Desert? Government Can

Opinion | Seton Motley
People walk past a Sprint store in New York

The private sector badly needs spectrum. The government should do more to make more of theirs available

Washington's Anti-Merger Agenda Threatens Pro-Consumer Deals

Opinion | David Williams
A shopping cart is seen outside a Staples office supplies store in the Chicago suburb of Glenview, Illinois

At present, the federal government is suing to block a deal between Office Depot and Staples

Net Neutrality's Cure: Innovation And Competition

Opinion | Rep. Chris Stewart
The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) logo is seen before the FCC Net Neutrality hearing in Washington February 26, 2015. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas

The good news is that not all politicians and bureaucrats are content with the status quo.

Big Cable Wants To Stop Technological Innovation

Opinion | Mike Wendy
US-INTERNET-FCC

It can’t just come out and say, “Because LTE-U is better than our service, we are opposing it.”

Consumers Need More Radio Spectrum

Opinion | Alan Daley
Federal Communication Commission(FCC) Chairman Tom Wheeler waits for a hearing at the FCC December 11, 2014 in Washington, DC. AFP PHOTO/BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI (Photo credit should read BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

The date is overdue for the auctioning of 95 megahertz that NTIA already admitted was surplus to government needs.

Presidential Candidate Lawrence Lessig's Far Left Net Neutrality Agenda

Opinion | Scott Cleland
Lawrence Lessig

The political agenda hidden inside Mr. Lessig’s Trojan horse candidacy is network neutrality.

Congress Should Force The FCC To Sell Unused Spectrum

Opinion | Christopher D. Coursen
US-INTERNET-FCC

We cannot create more spectrum, we can only reallocate it or allow shared use of it.

Americas Upside Down Cyber-Priorities

Opinion | Scott Cleland
REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst/Files

The administration prioritizes net neutrality while agencies get breached by foreign hackers

For Smartphone Users, Spectrum Is Speed

Opinion | Scott Cleland
US-INTERNET-FCC

No more spectrum supply and exploding demand will slow smartphone Internet access to the speed of government.

Washington's Push To Stop Corporate Welfare And Cronyism Must Extend To T-Mobile

Opinion | Drew Johnson
A T-Mobile store sign is seen in Broomfield, Colorado

The FCC must follow the lead of Congress and begin to weed out cronyism