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FCC Chairman voices 'concerns' about US phone unlocking ban, says he'll look into it

Bad news travels fast, so by now many US phone buyers ought to know about this country's depressing u-turn on phone unlocking. The latest policy -- which makes it illegal to unlock a phone without a carrier's permission -- looks to be set in stone for at least three years, but that isn't stopping p Full story

FCC to push for faster wi-fi at airports, other hubs

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Telecommunications regulators are planning a push to increase wi-fi speed in airports, convention centers and other major hubs where travelers often see download speeds slow to a maddening crawl. Full story

Future of Video Streaming Players

   CNBC's Julia Boorstin chats with Julius Genachowski, FCC chairman, at CES about the future of video streaming. CNBC's Jon Fortt also weighs in.

FCC Chairman Asks FAA to Ease In-Flight Electronic Restrictions

The days of powering down your e-reader or tablet during airplane take-offs and landings may soon be a thing of the past. Yesterday FCC chairman Julius Genachowski sent a letter to the head of the FAA, asking him to "enable greater use of tablets, e-readers, and other portable devices" during flight Full story

FCC Chairman on Broadening the Mobile Spectrum

   Julius Genachowski, FCC chairman, discusses the agency's key initiative to open up more spectrum for mobile services.

FCC Chief in the House

   Julius Genachowski, chairman of the FCC, offers insight on easing the mobile traffic jam.

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Federal Communication Commission Chairman Julius Genachowski speaks at the Cable Show in Chicago
Federal Communication Commission Chairman Julius Genachowski speaks at the Cable Show in Chicago

Federal Communication Commission Chairman Julius Genachowski pauses as he speaks at the Cable Show in Chicago, June 15, 2011. REUTERS/John Gress