Federal Communications Commission

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Federal Communications Commission an independent government agency that regulates interstate and international communications by radio and television and wire and cable and satellite
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Usage


In news:

The US Federal Communications Commission concluded an investigation into the matter in April, saying Google had "deliberately impeded and delayed" the inquiry.
WASHINGTON — The Federal Communications Commission appears to be close to adopting rules that would relax a longstanding ban on ownership of both a newspaper and a television or radio station in large metropolitan media markets.
Earlier this week, the Federal Communications Commission voted to adopt rules that will affect the way average people receive data and other content over the Internet.
The Hill newspaper obtained a letter written by the head of the Federal Communications Commission to the Federal Aviation Administration.
In the wake of Hurricane Sandy's devastating blow to many on the East Coast, particularly in New Jersey and New York, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has issued a call to facilitate relief.
T he Federal Communications Commission says the nation's four largest wireless carriers have agreed to make emergency 911 texts available nationwide by May 2014.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Federal Communications Commission says the nation's four largest wireless carriers have agreed to make emergency 911 texts available nationwide by May 2014.
Glen Rubash, 59, has 30 days in which to challenge the Federal Communications Commission fine, which the agency issued Wednesday.
The Supreme Court today struck down Federal Communications Commission sanctions relating to indecency on television, but wouldn't address whether or not the FCC violated the First Amendment.
Local television stations have now rallied against the key elements of the Federal Communications Commission's media transparency proposal, which would More.
Seal of the United States Federal Communications Commission.
Federal Communications Commission Chief of Staff Edward Lazarus plans to leave his position Jan 31, NextGov reports.
Dell hasn't officially unveiled its Looking Glass tablet, but it's on record at the Federal Communications Commission.
But beginning at midnight tonight, new Federal Communications Commission rules will bar television networks from blasting viewers with those excessively loud , screamy commercial breaks.
Dish FCC OKA proposal to allow Dish Network to offer mobile-phone service has enough votes to win approval at the Federal Communications Commission, Bloomberg reported.
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In science:

In the US, this has led the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to consider easing the regulations towards secondary spectrum sharing through their Secondary Markets Initiative .
Cognitive Networks Achieve Throughput Scaling of a Homogeneous Network
It has already become a common understanding that current mobile communication systems do not make full use of the available spectrum, either due to sparse user access or to the system’s inherent deficiencies, as shown by a report from the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Spectrum Policy Task Force .
Cooperative Spectrum Sensing Using Random Matrix Theory
However, such fixed spectrum assignment gives rise to the spectrum under-utilization problem as was reported by Federal Communication Commission (FCC) .
Cross-Layer Scheduling for Cooperative Multi-Hop Cognitive Radio Networks
The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) of the USA, however, wants to keep the Internet as open as possible as a platform for innovation and free competition.
Exploring Network Economics
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