Tag Archives: FCC

  • FCC Wants Set-Top Boxes Open to Competition

    Finally, after decades of having tight control over set-top cable boxes, cable TV companies in the U.S. are being challenged as the Federal Communication Commission is finally exercising its statutory responsibility to ensure competition. As you might expect, satellite and cable providers, along with some Hollywood studios, are not too happy about it. Cable companies […]

  • ‘Net Neutrality ‘ Rules Passed – What That Means for You

    What is Net Neutrality? In basic layman’s terms, Net Neutrality expounds the principle that everyone, regardless of, position, power or wealth, should be treated equally through the internet. One of the main catalysts of the Net Neutrality movement has been the US Internet Service Providers’ proposal to provide faster internet connections for those willing to […]