FCC’s New Do Not Track List Authority

Will the FCC create an Internet “Do Not Track” list like the FTC created the “Do Not Call” list enjoyed by three quarters of Americans? In ruling the Internet to be subject to common carrier consumer protection law, the Obama FCC’s recently passed Open Internet...
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NetCompetition’s Comments on the FCC “AllVid” Set Top Box NPRM MB Docket No. 16-42/CS Docket No. 97-80

NetCompetition’s Comments on the FCC “AllVid” Set Top Box NPRM MB Docket No. 16-42/CS Docket No. 97-80 Note: Comments are from Scott Cleland, Chairman of NetCompetition.org is a pro-competition e-forum representing broadband interests.  See www.netcompetition.org.  Think for a moment. Would anyone think it “pro-competitive” if...
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FCC’s Apparent Arbitrary AllVid Proposal

March 18, 2016 “Contradiction contradiction contradiction,” rather than “competition competition competition,” would be a more accurate description of what the FCC’s apparent arbitrary AllVid set-top-box proposal produces. Contradiction #1: FCC rules cable competitive in 2015, but not in 2016. In June 2015, the FCC ruled...
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