Category Archives: Communications & Broadband

Portugal continues on the successful path towards broadband market deregulation

Portugal continues on the successful path towards broadband market deregulation In its most recent market analysis – just submitted to the European Commission – the Portuguese regulator (ANACOM) decided, based on its assessment of market conditions, the proportionality of obligations … Read more >

US Senate Judiciary Committee Holds Hearings on the FCC’s Proposed Privacy Rules

By John Kincaide, Privacy and Security Policy Attorney at Intel On May 11, 2016 the US Senate Judiciary Subcommittee on Privacy, Technology and the Law held a hearing on “Examining the Proposed FCC Privacy Rules”. The objective of the hearing … Read more >

Fostering the Internet of Things to Advance U.S. Leadership

By Marjorie Dickman, Global Director and Managing Counsel, IoT Policy Intel commends the Department of Commerce’s National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) for launching a request for comment today on “The Benefits, Challenges, and Potential Roles for the Government in Fostering … Read more >

State Aid for “Vectoring” Broadband Investment in Rural Germany?

Intel wants broadband to be affordable and high quality, but determining which last-mile broadband technology is most cost-effective (that is, weighing the tradeoff between affordability and high quality) can be challenging. Two leading choices are fiber to the premises (FTTP) … Read more >