April 8, 2014 (Published)
The telephone network that we use today relies, in part, on the same system of copper wires that...
Accessing Social Media
April 8, 2014
The FCC's Accessibility and Innovation Initiative hosted a public event, "Accessing Social...
New Approaches to Broadband – Wireline, Licensed, and Unlicensed
April 2, 2014
Earlier this week, the Commission approved two items that use innovative approaches to free up...
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...
Working Together on the Post-Incentive-Auction Broadcaster Transition
March 20, 2014
Making history is exciting, but it’s not easy. In next year’s first-ever incentive auction,...
Notes from the Sandbox: The Rural Broadband Experiment
March 11, 2014
In his office at home, the Chairman of the FCC keeps a slice of an old C&P telephone pole, a...
Innovation in Voting Accessibility
March 7, 2014
Voting is a right we Americans value, and most of the time it’s fairly easy for most of us to...
Moving Forward On the E-rate Modernization Path
March 6, 2014
Delivering on the announcement made by Chairman Wheeler in his Digital Learning Day remarks, the...