European regulators should adopt an 'all or nothing' approach to regulating telecommunications and over-the-top internet companies exactly the same, according to Deutsche Telekom CEO Tim Hoettges.
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The U.S. communications regulator reclassified what "broadband" is, raising it from 4 Mbps download speeds to 25 Mbps. The hope is it will raise the bar for internet companies.
People with hearing or speech impairments can now make phone calls using a Next Generation Text Relay service launched by BT in the UK today
Experts in Italy are working on proposals that will set out web users' rights and obligations – a draft bill that could eventually be adopted across Europe.
For the first time since Ofcom started collecting complaints statistics, BT has taken the top spot.
Uber and Airbnb are examples of a larger phenomenon, that Internet users often think they are operating outside of the legal concept of commerce. They aren't.
France's anti-piracy watchdog fought for survival this week while its broadcast regulator argued to gain control over a seriously weakened three-strikes process stripped of its internet-banning powers.
This is a serious and thoughtful look at how we might resolve the internet regulation dilemmas that have plagued us for 20 years. It's a campaigning book — but in a subtle and evidence-based way.
Steve Leonard, the recently appointed leader of the ICT regulator, outlines in his first public address how Singapore is geared to be the first country to fully embrace the Internet of Things and likens it to the U.S. mission to the moon.
Rules have come into force today (14) to address consumer issues related to e-commerce in Brazil, in what is the first set of guidelines for any business wanting to sell online in the country.
Communications regulator Ofcom has put out a call for participants for a pilot of white space devices, expected to start this autumn.
BT is facing nearly £100m of repayments after Ofcom concluded the telecoms company had overcharged providers such as BSkyB, TalkTalk and Virgin Media for its ethernet services.
Vodafone, iiNet, and Macquarie Telecom have made a last minute call for the competition regulator to reject Telstra's acquisition of Adam Internet.
Opening today in Dubai, a U.N. conference will become the battle ground for opposing sides to argue over new Internet regulation proposals -- Google joins the fray.
With potential of becoming SOPA and CISPA on steroids a multinational U.N.-sponsored treaty will be decided behind closed doors in Dubai next Monday. Leaked documents show why everyone wants it stopped.
Ofcom has launched a consultation on the use of white-space that could see the reuse of TV spectrum to provide connectivity for a range of uses and devices before the end of next year.
The threat of further delays to the UK's 800MHz spectrum auction and the subsequent rollout of LTE services has passed, according to a letter from the head of telecoms regulator Ofcom.
Third-party peering problems mean pages load at a snail's pace for some, while copper cable thefts shoot down internet and phone service for others.
UK telecoms regulator Ofcom has decided that Everything Everywhere can start offering 4G services before the end of the year, ahead of the 4G spectrum auction next year. While the move may anger rivals, it will benefit consumers, at least in the short term.
The regulator has been able to allocate numbers to BT and other telcos for free until now, but on Wednesday it announced a test of annual charges in a bid to relieve the shortage in some areas
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