Hearing Aid Compatibility for Wireline and Wireless Telephones
October 30, 2014 (Updated)
Wireline Telephones The Hearing Aid Compatibility Act of 1988 (HAC Act) required that the...
Talking Tech in the Cradle of Liberty
September 22, 2014
Two-hundred twenty-seven years ago this week, the U.S. Constitution was ratified in Philadelphia,...
A Brief History of Competition Policies and Networks
September 5, 2014
Yesterday, Chairman Wheeler gave an important speech on the status and the future of broadband...
Updating FCC Policies and Processes
July 18, 2014
The American economy is dynamic and innovative, which is critical for sustained economic growth....
Commission Continues Important Work of Providing Relief from the High Cost of Inmate Calling
July 18, 2014
On July 9, 2014 the FCC held a workshop to analyze the impact of, and discuss issues relating to,...
How Older Americans Can Stay Safe, Stay Healthy and Stay Connected
May 19, 2014
Why are many older Americans still hesitant to buy mobile phones, tablets or other devices, access...
April 8, 2014 (Published)
The telephone network that we use today relies, in part, on the same system of copper wires that...
Webinar for State and Local Governments
March 27, 2014
The FCC's Office of Intergovernmental Affairs (IGA) is holding a special series of interactive web...
TCPA: It is Time to Provide Clarity
March 25, 2014
For those that might not be familiar, the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) (47 U.S.C....
FCC Accepting Nominations for Chairman’s Awards for Advancement in Accessibility; Deadline Is April 15
March 21, 2014
*The deadline for nominations for Chairman’s AAA has been extended from March 31 to April 15. This...