• On January 18, 2013, in remarks to the U.S. Conference of Mayors Winter Meeting, FCC Chairman Julius Genachowski issued his “Gigabit City Challenge,” calling for at least one city in each of the 50 states to have 1 GHz-per-second broadband by 2015. To assist in the Challenge, the FCC will create an online “clearinghouse of best practices to collect and disseminate information about how to lower the costs and increase the speed of broadband deployment.” To read the full press release on this announcement, click here.
  • Reply Comments in the Incentive Auctions proceeding are due March 12, 2013. To read the order setting these deadlines, click here. To read the Notice of Proposed Rulemaking seeking comments, click here. GN Docket No. 12-268.