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Signatures Collected to Stop TWC-Charter Merger

Opposition to the expected has gained momentum with an online civil rights organization collecting signatures to stop it. ColorOfChange has been the force behind the push and they are determined to make sure the merger does not see light of the day. ColorOfChange comprises black folks drawn from different sectors and they are unhappy with the […]

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FCC, Charter Sued for Racial Discrimination

Things could worsen for the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) and Charter Communications after being sued for $10 billion in federal court by Byron Allen’s Entertainment Studios and the National Association of African-American Owned Media (NAAAOM). They are accused of “racial discrimination in contracting for television channel carriage.” In a press statement reacting to the matter, […]

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AT&T Wireless Gets Serious with 5G Service Campaign

With 2016 already growing old, it appears like nothing will stand on the way of AT&T Wireless in its efforts to start offering 5G Internet services. To show their levels of seriousness, the company recently sent its representatives into a meeting with the Federal Communications Commission (FCC). At the meeting, they discussed among many other […]

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FCC Contracts AT&T for Cloud Services

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has settled on AT&T Corp. to help in transforming its business with cloud services. Both parties have signed a five year agreement that will obligate AT&T to provide the FCC with a cost-effective IP solution to support mobile and cloud-based applications. As reported by Fierce Telecom, the service will link […]

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AT&T Faults FCC Broadband Progress Report

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has already released the draft 2016 Broadband Progress report and it is attracting criticism and opposition from industry players. AT&T has become the first Internet service provider (ISP) to castigate the report saying FCC has failed to adhere to its broadband definition of 25 Mbps. When FCC released its 2015 […]

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