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The change constant The change constant

In the second part of his article on dealing with disruption, chris chapman,the new president of the IIC and ex-chair of Australia's ACMA, discusses the pace of change and how regulators can adapt to this challenging climate
April 2016, Volume 44 Issue 01

  • Wednesday, 01 June 2016

Friendly foes

How can network operators and service providers settle value for their wares in a converged world, where services are network agnostic? sumit sharma presents a bargaining framework that could unite all players in a ‘game’
April 2016, Volume 44 Issue 01

  • Wednesday, 01 June 2016

FCC passes ‘special access’ framework

Competitive telecoms providers like T-Mobile and Sprint received a big boost last week when the FCC voted to ban certain contractual practices with historically entrenched companies such as AT&T and Verizon, notes Morning Consult.

  • Tuesday, 24 May 2016

FCC to modernise wireless licensing system

A blog on the US FCC's site says the regulator will take the first steps in an effort to modernise its universal licensing system (ULS), the system used to license wireless radio services for commercial, private, public safety and personal use.

  • Tuesday, 24 May 2016

Voyage of discovery Voyage of discovery

Jean-Pierre Blais reports from Canada on 'discoverability' and the paradox of finding good television content in an age of seeming abundance
April 2016, Volume 44 Issue 01

  • Wednesday, 01 June 2016

White House produces new big data report

The US government has released 'Big data: a report on algorithmic systems, opportunity, and civil rights', which "charts pathways for fairness and opportunity but also cautions against re-encoding bias and discrimination into algorithmic systems".

  • Tuesday, 24 May 2016

Canada upholds wholesale fibre regulation

Navdeep Bains, Canada's minister of innovation, science and economic development, has upheld the decision by the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) to extend wholesale broadband regulation to fibre to the home.

  • Tuesday, 24 May 2016

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