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Futures trading in sugar to re-start in India Monday


December 26th, 2010 - 2:08 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 26 (IANS) Futures trading in sugar is set to resume Monday after the government's ban for 19 months, with the Forward Markets Commission (FCC) regulator giving its formal nod to ... Read more...

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FCC Votes For Net Neutrality Amidst Protests


December 22nd, 2010 - 7:22 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Dec 22, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Federal Communications Commission gave its nod to implement new rules that stops cable and phone companies from booth favoring and discriminating against web content and ... Read more...

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FCC reaches record $25M settlement with Verizon Wireless over “mystery fees”


October 29th, 2010 - 1:35 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) -- Verizon Wireless on Thursday reached a settlement with the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) over "mystery fees" and agreed to pay $25 million to the U.S. Treasury, the ... Read more...

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Univision Radio pays $1 million for resolving “pay-for-play” case


July 27th, 2010 - 5:27 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON D.C. (BNO NEWS) – Univision Radio entered a Consent Decree with the Federal Communications Commission's Enforcement Bureau to solve allegations that Univision radio stations or their employees accepted payments from record ... Read more...

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U.S. Court Goes Against FCC On Net Neutrality In Its Verdict


April 7th, 2010 - 9:25 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
April 7, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): An American federal court tossed the future of the set of laws governing the Internet and the American broadband development strategy into doubt on Tuesday ... Read more...

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FCC Loses The War On Net Neutrality


April 7th, 2010 - 8:26 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Washington, Apr 7, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Comcast Corporation is all giggles and they have plenty of reasons to do so. With the federal court ruling out all claims of Federal Communication ... Read more...

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US unveils new broadband plan


March 16th, 2010 - 7:33 am ICT by IANS
Washington/San Francisco, March 16 (DPA) The US government has unveiled a new plan for high-speed internet access that will give the US "the fastest and most extensive wireless network in the world", ... Read more...

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Google announces fiber network experiment (Update)


February 11th, 2010 - 12:48 am ICT by BNO News
MOUNTAIN VIEW, CALIFORNIA (BNO NEWS) – Google on Wednesday announced an experiment to develop high-speed Internet.Google plans to develop and test ultra-high-speed broadband networks in different trial locations across the ... Read more...

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FCC seeks data about early termination fees


January 27th, 2010 - 1:41 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) – The Federal Communications Commission on Tuesday sent letters to major U.S. companies to gather facts and data on wireless early termination fees in an effort to improve ... Read more...

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Former FCC Commissioner Quello dead at 95


January 25th, 2010 - 10:43 am ICT by BNO News
ALEXANDRIA, VIRGINIA (BNO NEWS) -- James Quello, who was a Commissioner of the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) for more than two decades, died of natural causes on Sunday. He was 95.Quello died ... Read more...

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FCC Chairman makes statement regarding two Contatel deaths and Haitian relief efforts


January 18th, 2010 - 2:32 pm ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) – FCC Chairman Julius Genachowski made a statement Sunday on Haitian assistance efforts and the death of two Conatel staff members.“Yesterday, the FCC was pleased to ... Read more...

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Fcc Chairman Julius Genachowski Outlines Actions To Preserve The Free And Open Internet


September 21st, 2009 - 9:06 pm ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON -- Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Chairman Julius Genachowski outlined the concrete actions he believes the Commission must take to preserve the free and open Internet at a speech today at ... Read more...

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FCC powers free & open Internet at new launch OpenInternet.gov


September 21st, 2009 - 9:02 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington DC, Sep 21 (THAINDIAN News) Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Chairman Julius Genachowski listed the concrete steps he thinks the FCC must take to power up the free and open Internet ... Read more...

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US stations end analog broadcasts, many face blank screens


June 13th, 2009 - 3:20 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, June 13 (DPA) Television stations across the US ended over 80 years of analog television broadcasts Friday in a switch to a digital format that's designed to free up valuable ... Read more...

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America waits in anticipation for Obama’’s possible tech czar


November 21st, 2008 - 2:46 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov.21 (ANI): The American tech industry is waiting to see whether the new president Barack Obama will name, as promised, a "chief technology officer" for the United States. Before the election, ... Read more...

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Experts call for saving net neutrality principle


April 19th, 2008 - 12:56 pm ICT by admin
London, April 19 (ANI): A leading digital rights lawyer insists that US regulators need to take stern actions to protect the founding principles that have made the internet so successful.While ... Read more...

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