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Softbank replaces longtime Sprint boss Dan Hesse after dropping T-Mobile takeover bid

...side of the business.Softbank will be acquiring his stake in the company, it said.The chairman of the Federal Communications Commission, Tom Wheeler, welcomed news of Sprint dropping its T-Mobile bid."Four national wireless providers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-06/softbank-replaces-longtime
Net losses?

...an increasingly indispensable part of our lives ? we are naturally cautious.You should be, too.The Federal Communications Commission this year will make decisions with wide-ranging implications on how companies deliver web content to consumers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-07-20/net-losses
FTC lawsuit alleges T-Mobile profited from bogus customer charges

...The announcement of a complaint filed in Seattle by the Federal Trade Commission and an inquiry by the Federal Communications Commission is a blow to the reputation of the popular mobile phone provider, which had been making gains in the market...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-07-01/ftc-t-mobile-profited-bogu
Change, but not like this

...looming threat, of course, is that the trademark ruling was just an opening salvo. What's next? A Federal Communications Commission ruling that "Redskins" is a derogatory term? Fines levied each time a Redskins games is broadcast...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-06-20/change-not
Aereo presses case despite Supreme Court setback

...cable systems differ under copyright and communications laws, and Davidson said Aereo must count on the Federal Communications Commission not to consider Aereo a cable system under the communications law.Otherwise, Aereo could be subject to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-07-10/aereo-presses-case-despite
Lawmakers plan hearings on AT&T-DirecTV deal

...competitors and other opponents a forum to air complaints. The AT&T-DirecTV deal will need approval from the Federal Communications Commission and either the Justice Department or Federal Trade Commission.The FCC and Justice Depart ment already...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-05-19/lawmakers-plan-hearings-at
Apple, Comcast in talks about TV service

...the U.S. Court of Appeals in Washington overturned rules on so-called Net neutrality imposed by the Federal Communications Commission.The court action, some said, could lead Comcast and other Internet service providers to make deals with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-03-24/apple-comcast-talks-about-
What about freedom here?

...or outright denied access to government files more than ever since Obama took office.Don't forget the Federal Communications Commission attempted to embed regulators in broadcast newsrooms under the supposedly benign guise of a "Multi-Market...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-03-26/what-about-freedom-he
Pushing back

Some people called it the camel's nose under the tent.It smelled like an uncleaned zoo.The Federal Communications Commission was all set to start poking around America's newsrooms under the supposedly benign guise of a "Multi-Market...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-02-26/pushing-back
WJBF back for Dish customers after 47-day blackout

...1 after the companies failed to reach a compromise. In mid-October, Dish filed a complaint with the Federal Communications Commission requesting that Media General immediately begin negotiating in good faith for a retransmission deal to resolve...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2013-11-18/wjbf-back-d