April 8, 2014 (Published)
The telephone network that we use today relies, in part, on the same system of copper wires that...
2014 Cable Industry Price Survey Download Site
April 1, 2014 (Published)
The new Web-based electronic filing system is now available. The filing deadline to submit the...
FCC Speed Test App Tip Sheet
September 4, 2013
Description and Purpose Q: What is Measuring Broadband America's mobile performance testing all...
Mobile Phone and Device Unlocking FAQs
February 21, 2014 (Published)
Consumers often question why they may not have the choice of using their existing mobile wireless...
'One Ring' Wireless Phone Scam
February 12, 2014 (Published)
The FCC has recently learned of a new phone scam targeting wireless consumers. Some wireless...
Wireless Emergency Alerts (WEA)
February 27, 2013 (Published)
Background Have you ever thought that, for emergency alerts to be distributed as quickly as...
Fact Sheet on Building a High Frequency (Shortwave) International Broadcasting Station
May 9, 2011 (Published)
Any qualified US citizen, company, or group may apply to the Federal Communications Commission (FCC...
Bundled Services and Billing
November 20, 2014 (Published)
Combining several communications services — such as local and long distance telephone service...
February 15, 2012 (Published)
Robocalls are unsolicited prerecorded telemarketing calls to landline home telephones, and all...
Private Land Mobile Interference Complaints
June 28, 2011 (Published)
The Commission's rules require private land mobile radio station licensees to take ``reasonable...
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