Thursday, October 29, 2009

FCC Hearing

The FCC will hold a hearing at Gallaudet University in Washington, DC about accessibility to broadband services and Internet media a week from tomorrow (November 6). Actress and author Marlee Matlin will be on hand to present a Deaf viewpoint. The commission is also looking for comments from the public about what they want to see available on the internet. There will be an exhibition of innovative technology as well. The FCC is expected to present to Congress its National Broadband Plan in February of next year.