FCC says its cybersecurity measures to prevent DDoS attacks must remain secret

The FCC has provided a few — very few — details of the steps it has taken to prevent attacks like the one that briefly...

Comcast’s FCC filing pits pet economists against net neutrality rules

Comcast has filed its official commentary on the FCC’s proposal to roll back 2015’s Open Internet Order, and it’s about what you’d expect: a selectively...

Net Neutrality Day of Action spurs millions to speak out for online freedoms

Yesterday was the much-ballyhooed “Net Neutrality Day of Action,” an online protest day on which thousands of websites, people and services called attention to the...

Here’s what you can expect on the Net Neutrality Day of Action

On July 12, your web browsing experience might seem a bit off. Sites may behave strangely, you might see some bizarre-looking ads, but it’s for a good cause. That’s because July...

Senators warn FCC that it better be ready for Wednesday’s net neutrality Day of...

In a new letter addressed to FCC Chairman Ajit Pai, Oregon Senator Ron Wyden and Hawaii’s Brian Schatz asked the commission to confirm that it...

OneWeb’s satellite network approved to bring the internet to isolated spots

The Federal Communications Commission approved a plan by OneWeb to put satellites closer than ever to the Earth's surface, which will result in much faster communications than older networks at...

Accessibility and communication apps take FCC honors

It may seem strange to see a headline with “FCC” in it that doesn’t concern net neutrality. But the Commission has a wide variety of...

Senators ask FBI to look into FCC’s cyberattack claims

The FCC claimed earlier this month that the comment system by which people can weigh in on the proposal to kill net neutrality had been...

These are the arguments against net neutrality — and why they’re wrong

The next few months will be full of bitter dissent regarding the FCC’s...

Weekly Roundup: WannaCry ransomware attack, Google I/O, RecordGram wins Startup Battlefield

This week the TechCrunch team threw another successful Disrupt conference, this time in New York City. 20 companies took the stage at TechCrunch’s Startup Battlefield, where...