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Idgit Pai, FCC Chairman

Ajit Pai was appointed as the Chairman of the Federal Communications Commission earlier this year by President Trump. Pai hasn't exactly been secretive about his desire to dismantle consumer protections despite the fact that it's the sole reason the commission was created. After several unsuccessful attempts to undermine net neutrality during the Obama administration, it's clear that Pai's focus hasn't wavered. So, how much do we actually know about Ajit Paii, anyway?


Born to be a Bureaucrat

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Internet Telecom Cable Service News

Here is your recap of cable and Internet service industry news from around the US for the week of August 29, 2017:

AI: Big Scary Letters

What Is “AI”?

Depending on what news you keep up with, you may have been hearing those letters a lot recently. Many people likely already know that AI stands for Artificial Intelligence. Artificial Intelligence shows up a lot in science fiction, too. Nearly everyone has seen or read (or played) at least one story with AI in it. Whether the AI is “evil” as with Skynet from Terminator or HAL 9000 from 2001: A Space Odyssey, or beneficial as with Cortana from Halo or Marvin from Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy.

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Here is your recap of all of the cable and internet service industry news from around the US for the week of  August 21, 2017:

Altice and Sprint Both Want Charter

What Goes Around Comes Around

Looks like gorging itself on other cable companies has made Charter Communications an attractive target for being acquired itself. After Charter rebuffed Sprint’s merger overtures recently, Sprint’s owner, SoftBank made some noise about buying Charter outright. Now this week, Netherlands based Altice is said to be working on an offer to take over Charter. We will see who makes a formal offer first.

Internet Telecom Cable Service News

Here is your recap of cable and Internet service industry news from around the US and the world for the week of August 14, 2017:

Internet Telecom Cable Service News

Here is your recap of cable and Internet service industry news from around the US and the world the week of August 9, 2017:

Sprint HQ

Mobile phone companies Sprint and T-Mobile have been the subject of numerous rumors over the years as to when and if they would ever join forces. Kind of like Scully and Mulder in the X Files. Recently the mobile environment has started to liven up even more.

Internet Telecom Cable Service News

Here is your recap of cable and Internet service industry news from around the US and the world for the week of July 31, 2017:

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