Ajit Pai buries 2-year-old velocity take a look at information in appendix of 762-page report

FCC Chairman Ajit Pai holding a stack of papers while testifying in front of a Senate committee.

Enlarge / FCC Chairman Ajit Pai testifying at a Senate Appropriations Committee listening to on Might 17, 2018 in Washington, DC. (credit score: Getty Photos | Win McNamee )

The Federal Communications Fee yesterday launched broadband velocity take a look at information for the primary time in two years, after ignoring months of inquiries about why the annual velocity take a look at experiences hadn't been launched since Ajit Pai turned chairman.

As we reported final month, the FCC's Measuring Broadband Program hadn't issued a brand new report since December 1, 2016.

Pai's workplace ignored questions from Ars concerning the lack of latest information, and his fee by no means supplied paperwork in response to a public data request we made in August. However now, the FCC has launched a draft of two Measuring Broadband America experiences, one for 2017 and one for 2018.

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