Swamped by Robocalls? Check Those Terms of Service
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Swamped by Robocalls? Check Those Terms of Service

(CBS News) – Robocalling is thriving — and it’s not only fly-by-night companies that are…

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FCC Set to Approve AT&T-DirecTV Deal
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FCC Set to Approve AT&T-DirecTV Deal

(USA Today) – FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler said Tuesday he has circulated to his fellow FCC commissioners…

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FCC Boss Wheeler: Shove Off, Big Dogs – Let the Small Telcos Play
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FCC Boss Wheeler: Shove Off, Big Dogs – Let the Small Telcos Play

  (The Register) – Federal Communications Commission (FCC) boss Tom Wheeler has proposed new rules…

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Charter Lists Consumer Benefits to Win Merger Approval
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Charter Lists Consumer Benefits to Win Merger Approval

  (Reuters) – Charter Communications Inc. formally argued for regulatory approval for its TimeWarner Cable Inc. and Bright House…

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FCC Head Unveils Proposal to Narrow ‘Digital Divide’
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FCC Head Unveils Proposal to Narrow ‘Digital Divide’

TALI ARBEL, AP Business Writer NEW YORK (AP) — The head of the Federal Communications…

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Beyond the Rhetoric: The Games in Federal Procurement
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Beyond the Rhetoric: The Games in Federal Procurement

By Harry C. Alford NNPA Columnist     Our federal government is the biggest consumer…

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Stopping the Comcast–Time Warner Merger Is Only the Start
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Stopping the Comcast–Time Warner Merger Is Only the Start

(The New Yorker) – Credit where it is due: the federal government’s decision to block…

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Can Phone Companies Do More to Block Robocalls?
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Can Phone Companies Do More to Block Robocalls?

ANNE FLAHERTY, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Tired of those annoying, sometimes costly, robocalls favored…

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Black Media, Business and Civil Rights Groups Take Issue with Byron Allen’s Lawsuit, Attacks
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Black Media, Business and Civil Rights Groups Take Issue with Byron Allen’s Lawsuit, Attacks

Special to the NNPA from Target Market News CHICAGO — Three national African-American organizations have…

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FCC Girds for Legal Attacks on Net Neutrality Order
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FCC Girds for Legal Attacks on Net Neutrality Order

  (Computer World) – The Federal Communication Commission’s 400-page official order on net neutrality, released Thursday,…

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