• Trump Takes Credit For Charter's Expansion Promises
    Charter planned a hiring spree and broadband expansion years ago, but that didn't stop President Donald Trump from touting the news.
  • Ad Industry, Broadband Carriers Cheer Senate Vote To Scrap Privacy Rules
    The DMA and other industry groups are celebrating today's Senate vote to revoke broadband privacy rules that could restrict carriers' ability to engage in online behavioral advertising.
  • FCC Urged To Allow Charter To Impose Data Caps
    "Hopefully, the FCC's new leadership will seize this opportunity to take a stand against harmful merger conditions that have nothing to do with the transaction at hand," the group Competitive Enterprise Institute says.
  • Trump Administration Opposes Facebook In Battle Over Birthday Texts
    The Justice Department is urging a federal judge to deny Facebook's request to authorize an immediate appeal in a battle over robo-texting restrictions.
  • Google Ordered To Identify People Who Searched For Crime Victim's Name
    A Minnesota judge ordered Google to turn over email addresses, phone numbers, IP addresses and other information about anyone who searched for the name of a crime victim.
  • Silicon Valley Group Asks FCC To Reconsider Privacy Rules
    The Internet Association wants the FCC to revisit rules that require broadband providers to obtain subscribers' consent before drawing on browsing history for targeted ads.
  • New York City Sues To Force Verizon To Finish Fiber Rollout
    Verizon reneged on a promise to make fiber optic service available to all New Yorkers, the city alleged in a new lawsuit against the telecom.
  • Facebook Prohibits Developers From Using Data For 'Surveillance'
    Four months after revoking Geofeedia's access, Facebook has explicitly prohibited developers from using its data for surveillance.
  • Verizon Expands Controversial Zero-Rating Program
    Verizon now excludes video streamed through the Fios mobile app from wireless customers' data caps.
  • Cable Lobby Wants FCC To Revise Definition Of 'Broadband'
    The cable industry is lobbying the FCC to back away from its 2015 definition of broadband as speeds of at least 25 Mbps downstream.
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