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Posted Thursday 8/09/18 at 2:00PM EDT
Tribune says Sinclair is on the hook for $1 billion after failing to get regulatory approval to acquire 42 of...
Posted Tuesday 8/07/18 at 10:55PM EDT
Investigation finds that John Oliver caused FCC's comment system to crash -- not a cyberattack, as was alleged
The FCC kept sticking to its story that a cyberattack caused its electronic commenting system to crash last year.
Posted Wednesday 7/25/18 at 3:24AM EDT
Report: President Trump raged at his staff after spotting CNN on Melania's Trump's TV set aboard Air Force One
The New York Times reports that Trump's recent reaction caused a "bit of a stir" aboard Air Force One.
Posted Monday 7/16/18 at 8:37PM EDT
The proposed deal to make the country's largest owner of TV stations even bigger, expanding its reach to nearly three-quarters...
Posted Friday 7/13/18 at 11:36PM EDT
With so many options for children's programming, broadcasters want to move their kids' TV programs to little-watched secondary digital channels.
Posted Tuesday 7/10/18 at 11:58PM EDT
The Federal Communications Commission is set to vote this week to decide that if a consumer isn't happy with the...
Posted Wednesday 6/06/18 at 6:44PM EDT
Emails show FCC "spread lies" about a fake cyberattack after John Oliver directed his fans to flood its commenting system
The FCC's commenting system crashed after Oliver's Last Week Tonight stunt in support of neutrality last May, but the FCC...
Posted Thursday 5/24/18 at 4:10AM EDT
After submitting a Freedom of Information request, Gizmodo's Matt Novak was given 81 pages full of complaints to the FCC...
Posted Thursday 5/10/18 at 1:22PM EDT
"I tuned in to watch 60 Minutes on Sunday March 25.
Posted Wednesday 4/04/18 at 5:25PM EDT
FCC received 162 indecency complaints over uncensored news coverage of President Trump's "sh*thole countries" comment
CNN's uncensored use of "sh*thole" led to the most complaints, even though the FCC can't punish the cable news network...
Posted Saturday 1/13/18 at 12:37AM EST
CBS allowing an uncensored “sh*t happens” in 1999 paved the way for this week’s “sh*thole” TV spectacle
The word “sh*thole” was all over TV on Thursday, thanks to President Trump.
Posted Thursday 11/16/17 at 7:29PM EST
The new TV standard will allow for greater interactivity between broadcasters and viewers, including improved picture and sound, along with...
Posted Thursday 11/16/17 at 12:56AM EST
The FCC is expected to vote on Thursday whether to allow broadcasters to collect data on viewers for targeted ads
The proposed “Next Gen TV” is raising privacy concerns.
Posted Tuesday 10/17/17 at 5:29PM EDT
"Under the law, the FCC does not have the authority to revoke a license of a broadcast station based on...
Posted Wednesday 10/11/17 at 11:15PM EDT
The president may be threatening NBC’s broadcast license because he has been “Peacucked,” which Daniel Fienberg describes as “The impotent...