Secure Web Navigation and Transactions
May 26, 2011 (Published)
Tips for Securing Your Online Surfing and Transactions Anti-virus and firewall programs protect...
International Calling from Wireless Providers, VoIP Services, and Smartphone Manufacturers
December 23, 2014 (Updated)
Information on wireless providers furnished by CTIA – The Wireless Association. Wireless...
Cybersecurity Tips For International Travelers
October 30, 2014 (Updated)
Be Aware1. When traveling internationally, in addition to taking your passport, take...
911 Wireless Services
December 5, 2014 (Updated)
The number of 911 calls placed by people using wireless phones has significantly increased in...
Wireless Devices and Health Concerns
March 12, 2014 (Updated)
Current Exposure Limits While there is no federally developed national standard for safe levels...
What Is a Toll-Free Number and How Does it Work?
April 3, 2014 (Updated)
Background Toll free numbers are numbers that begin with one of the following three-digit codes...
Understanding Wireless Telephone Coverage Areas
October 17, 2014 (Updated)
Background Wireless telephones work by communicating via radio waves using a system of base...
Avoiding Bill Shock on Your Mobile Phone
December 30, 2014 (Updated)
Without automatic usage alerts, it can be hard to know when you're running up a high wireless bill...
Protecting Your Wireless Network
May 20, 2011 (Published)
Benefits and Risks of a Wireless Network Many consumers and small businesses use wireless (Wi-Fi)...
Wireless Devices at Gas Stations
March 12, 2014 (Reviewed)
Background The Federal Communications Commission has been alerted to reports and rumors that...