About the FCC
April 21, 2014 (Updated)
The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) was established by the Communications Act of 1934 as an...
FCC Broadband Initiatives
August 25, 2011 (Published)
Background The President and Congress have given the FCC several jobs to complete in the effort...
How to File a Complaint
August 9, 2014 (Published)
The Federal Communications Commission regularly receives complaints from consumers on a wide...
How to Protect Yourself Online
May 13, 2011 (Published)
The Internet and the information it connects to is a resource that many have come to depend upon....
Frequently Asked Questions -- Attorney Honors Program
July 29, 2011 (Published)
Updated on August 1, 2014 Are non-U.S. citizens eligible for the program?...
The Open Internet
May 24, 2011 (Published)
Background One of the most important features of the Internet is its openness: It uses free,...
Stolen and Lost Wireless Devices
April 10, 2012 (Published)
The theft of wireless devices, particularly smartphones, is sharply on the rise across the country...
For New Visitors: Finding Information About Radio and Television Stations on the FCC Web Site
June 26, 2014 (Updated)
How to Report a Lost or Stolen Mobile Device
November 2, 2012 (Published)
Have you lost your smartphone? Has someone stolen your tablet? Contact your service provider using...
License Renewal Applications for Radio Broadcast Stations
June 18, 2014 (Reviewed)
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