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  • Lobby Fight to Decide If Airwaves Talk to Cars or People

    Auto and technology companies are battling over a slice of coveted radio waves, with carmakers arguing the potential for lifesaving crash-avoidance systems should take precedence over more Wi-Fi for Web data and video.

  • FCC Chairman Genachowski Leaving U.S. Agency Leaderless

    Federal Communications Commission Chairman Julius Genachowski said he’s resigning in the coming weeks, opening a second vacancy on the five-member U.S. agency that regulates telephone, cable and broadcast companies.

  • Calling Internet a Modern-Day Ma Bell Among FCC’s Options

    As it fights to reclaim the power to require equal treatment of Internet traffic, the U.S. Federal Communications Commission has two paths in a regulatory battle pitting phone carriers against Web companies.

  • Media Ownership Plan to Get Review Under New FCC Chief

    The U.S. Federal Communications Commission withdrew a stalled proposal to ease media-ownership limits so its new chairman can study the changes, a spokesman said.

  • FCC Chief Sees LightSquared Getting Cleared for Airwaves

    Federal Communications Commission Chairman Julius Genachowski said he expects LightSquared Inc. to eventually win approval for using its airwaves, after it was blocked by the regulators on concern they would interfere with global-positioning system signals.

  • How to Give the U.S. Ultrafast Internet

    Julius Genachowski, chairman of the Federal Communications Commission, made an important speech last week calling for at least one “gigabit city” in all 50 states by 2015. For the U.S. to maintain its leadership in innovation, he said, a critical mass of communities must have networks capable of ultrahigh Internet-access speeds.

  • Murdoch Coveting Papers Must Wait as Rift Stalls Media Rules

    A move to make it easier for companies to own U.S. daily newspapers and nearby broadcast stations has stalled amid partisan tension that could prevent deals between companies such as Tribune Co. and News Corp.

  • FCC Reclaims Powers Over Internet-Access Companies

    U.S. regulators will claim authority over companies offering Internet access in a setback for AT&T Inc. and Comcast Corp. and a win for Web content providers such as Google Inc. , Amazon.com Inc. and EBay Inc.

  • AT&T Faces New Roadblock on T-Mobile as FCC Seeks Hearing

    AT&T Inc.’s $39 billion bid for T- Mobile USA Inc. faces a new roadblock as Federal Communications Commission Chairman Julius Genachowski asked commissioners to send the proposal to an agency judge for a hearing.

  • AT&T-T-Mobile, Cerberus, Primary Global, TCW, BofA, Pfizer in Court News

    The U.S. Justice Department sued to block AT&T Inc.’s proposed $39 billion takeover of T-Mobile USA Inc., saying the deal would “substantially lessen competition” in the wireless market.

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