FCC nominees Jessica Rosenworcel and Ajit Pai passed a key vote by the Senate Commerce Committee, but Sen. Chuck Grassley will attempt to block their appointment when it goes for a full floor vote.
Two hearings began on the status of separate lawsuits from the Justice Department and Sprint challenging AT&T's $39 billion acquisition of T-Mobile USA.
Apple Sales International is infringing one of Motorola Mobility's core cellular communications patents related to data packet transfer technology (GPRS) through its sales of the iPhone and iPad devices.
Canada's largest telecommunication companies have agreed to buy the NHL's Toronto Maple Leafs and NBA's Toronto Raptors; the fierce telecom rivals seek live content for their sports channels, digital properties and smartphones.
Neil Smit has been named CEO of Comcast's cable division after already serving as that unit's president.
Charter Business is getting ready to join the ranks of cable operators that are offering Session Initiation Protocol trunking to medium-size and large businesses.
Time Warner Cable, in particular, and the cable industry in general will enjoy the presence of chief technology officer and executive vice president Mike LaJoie for at least several more years.
As part of its ongoing effort to provide professional development opportunities in the cable industry, the Society of Cable Telecommunications Engineers has teamed up with Georgia Tech on a new management development program.
Cisco has named a former executive with rival Juniper Networks as the new chief technology officer for its mobile business.
SeaChange International subsidiary On Demand Group is powering a premium subscription video-on-demand service that was recently launched in Mexico by Cablevision.
Warner Bros. is learning a hard lesson about launching an ill-conceived product in the age of social media.
It may not be much longer before there's an easier way for Netflix's U.S. subscribers to share their taste in movies on Facebook.
LightSquared says new tests prove it has fixed the GPS interference problem that has held up the deployment of its hybrid satellite-terrestrial LTE network.
OnLive, the start-up whose technology streams video games over an Internet connection, is expanding its service to tablets and mobile devices.