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A 'Net loss

Bureaucrats have dragged the Internet kicking and screaming into the 1930s.It's bad enough the Federal Communications Commission voted 3-2 Thursday to control 21st-century broadband providers like 20th-century utilities ? a plan...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-02-27/net-loss
Regulators OK 'net neutrality' rules for Internet providers

...when providing a mobile connection to your home or phone, under rules approved Thursday by a divided Federal Communications Commission.The plan, which puts the Internet in the same regulatory camp as the telephone and bans business practices...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-02-26/regulators-ok-net-neutrali
Let feds regulate Internet

...following his example.In the Feb. 15 editorial "Tangled in the 'Net," we are led to believe that the Federal Communication Commission's ruling on net neutrality would be a big government grab on our freedom to use Internet as we do now...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-02-19/let-feds-regulate-intern
Tangled in the 'Net

...could botch a single website is getting ready to run the Internet.All of it.In less than two weeks, the Federal Communications Commission is expected to approve new, President Obama-endorsed Internet regulations that one commissioner has said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-02-15/tangled-net
FCC chairman proposes 'net neutrality' rules against fast, slow lanes for Internet users

...to ensure providers don't block or slow Web traffic for America's countless users.The proposal by Federal Communications Commission Chairman Tom Wheeler was a victory for advocates of "net neutrality," the idea that Internet providers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-02-04/fcc-chairman-proposes-net-
Sprint accused of billing for unwanted services

...Sprint received up to 40 percent of the revenue from the charges.The Wall Street Journal reported that the Federal Communications Commission is expected to fine Sprint a record $105 million for the alleged violations.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-12-17/sprint-accused-billing-unw
T-Mobile agrees to $90 million settlement

...18 million in fines to the 50 states and the District of Columbia, and $4.5 million in fines to the Federal Communications Commission.The FTC sued T-Mobile in July, accusing it of billing customers for subscriptions to text services...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-12-19/t-mobile-agrees-90-million
Atlanta Falcons lose pair of linemen for the season

...cleared.The Packers have said they're preparing for Bridgewater to play Thurs day. BLACKOUT RULE: The Federal Communications Commission voted 5-0 to eliminate its sports blackout rules Tuesday, but the NFL said that it doesn't plan to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-09-30/atlanta-falcons-lose-pair-linemen
Solution in search of a problem

...innovation-stifling grip of government regulators.That point seems to be lost on many Americans blindly calling for the Federal Communications Commission to more closely regulate how broadband providers deliver Internet content to consumers under proposed rules...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-09-12/solution-search-probl
WFXG channel restored for DIRECTV viewers

...groups who ransom their content back into their communities at exorbitant fees deserve the scrutiny of the Federal Communications Commission and local Congressional representatives," DIRECTV's chief content officer, Dan York, said in a statement...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-09-08/wfxg-channe