San Francisco Mayor Joins Fight To Save Net NeutralitySan Francisco Mayor Ed Lee submitted a letter urging the Federal Communications Commission to protect free access to the internet.
California Attorney General Backs Proposal To Block RobocallsAttorney General Xavier Becerra has joined 29 other state attorneys general in supporting a Federal Communications Commission proposal to allow telephone companies to block robocalls made from spoofed numbers.
No Punishment For Late-Night Host Colbert's Trump JokeAn FCC spokesman said Tuesday that the agency received "thousands" of complaints about the late-night host's May 1st show, so it reviewed the material as "standard operating procedure."
FCC Vote Kicks Off Battle Over Net NeutralityA federal agency voted to kick off the repeal of "net neutrality" rules designed to keep broadband providers like AT&T, Verizon and Comcast from interfering with the internet.
Tech Entrepreneurs Oppose FCC Chairman's Plan To Ditch Net NeutralityTech entrepreneurs are worried that innovation is under fire after Trump-appointed FCC chairman announced plans to ditch net neutrality rules.
Trump Reportedly Picks Net Neutrality Foe To Lead FCCPresident Donald Trump has reportedly picked a fierce critic of the Obama-era "net neutrality" rules to be chief regulator of the nation's airwaves and internet connections.
Online Privacy May Be Boosted By New FCC Data RulesNew privacy rules may make it easier to escape at least some online tracking.
Comcast Fined $2.3M For Mischarging CustomersGovernment regulators are fining Comcast $2.3 million, saying the cable giant has charged customers for stuff they never ordered, like premium channels or extra cable boxes.
FCC May Require Internet Providers To Ask Users Before Sharing DataA new privacy proposal unveiled Thursday will require broadband providers like Verizon and Comcast to get your permission before sharing with advertisers what you've been doing on your phone or computer.
SF Residents Battle Wireless Firms Over Super Bowl Building BoomSuper Bowl 50 is expected to draw a million cellphone-packing visitors to San Francisco. Wireless providers are racing to beef up service and that's coming at the expense of some unhappy residents.
Judge Upholds Berkeley Cellphone Ordinance To Warn Customers About RadiationA federal judge has mostly upheld a new Berkeley ordinance that requires cellphone sellers to warn customers about keeping their cellphones too close to their bodies.
Lawsuit Puts Berkeley Law Requiring Cellphone Warnings On Hold Saying Radiation Risk Is FalseA group representing the wireless industry has filed a lawsuit to put Berkeley's cellphone ordinance on hold, saying it violates the First Amendment.