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August 22, 2017

Susan Crawford wrote an interesting article on July 26th for Wired.  I don't agree with her all of the time, but on this topic, Susan nails it perfectly:

Microsoft recently made a big announcement about deploying unused television airwaves to solve the digital divide in...

July 22, 2017

FCC Chairman Pai posted a blog on July 13th announcing that August would be Rural Broadband Month at the FCC.    He announced the following agenda to be discussed at the August 3 Open meeting:

  • A Public Notice to initiate the pre-auction process for the Con...

July 18, 2017

Here are the totals of Broadcast Stations for the period ending June 30th just released by the FCC. The UHF Lower Power TV licenses have increased by 1 this quarter to 1599. The VHF Low Power TV licenses increased by 2 for a total of 369. 

June 8, 2017

Mary Meeker is an American Venture Capitalist and former Wall Street Security Analyst.  Since 1995 while at Morgan Stanley, Mary has been publishing an Internet Report which has been one of the best annual publications on technology in the United States. 

Today Mar...

June 2, 2017

If any of you are sailors, you know what it feels like to sail into the wind.  As a native of the northwest and sailor in the Puget Sound of Seattle, I can tell you that hot afternoons in the summer often have strong winds out of the north. In addition to the strong he...

May 18, 2017

Today the Republican-led FCC voted 2-1 to roll back a 2015 decision to regulate Internet providers with Title II utility style regulations developed in the 1930’s for telecom companies.  FCC Chair Pai commented that “this is the first step in returning to the light-tou...

May 3, 2017

Quarterly the FCC releases broadcast station totals.  Here are the totals for broadcast stations licensed as of March 31, 2017:

It would be nice to have some visibility into Construction Permits.  Coming soon. 

May 1, 2017

A group of industry leaders1 have developed a concept of temporary channel sharing that supports the creation of an initial ATSC 3.0 station known as the “Lighthouse Station.”  The Lighthouse Station will be the first to provide ATSC 3.0 services in a market, and will...

April 27, 2017

FCC Chairman Pai attended NAB 2017, and gave an upbeat speech promising comprehensive review of the broadcasting, cable and satellite rules with a goal of streamlining regulation and eliminating outmoded rules.

Authorizing ATSC 3.0 is a priority for Pai and the FCC, and...

April 26, 2017

Today Federal Communications Chairman Ajit Pai announced his plan to roll back net neutrality rules put in place by the Obama administration in 2015.

The FCC currently regulates Internet Service Providers as “common carriers” under Title II regulations developed in the...

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