With an Eye Towards WRC 2015
June 9, 2014
It is never too early to engage in preparations for the World Radiocommunication Conference, or...
Closing the Wi-Fi Gap in America’s Schools and Libraries
June 6, 2014
Chairman Wheeler examines a 3-D printer in an engineering classroom at Robinson Secondary School in...
FCC Needs to Improve its Internal 911 and IPv6 Compliance
June 2, 2014
The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) sets communications rules and policies, as directed by...
Workshop on Further Reform of Inmate Calling Services
May 27, 2014
On September 26, 2013, the Federal Communications Commission (Commission) released the Inmate...
Hurricane Season’s Coming: 11 Practical Tips to Help You Stay Connected When Disaster Strikes
May 27, 2014
When an emergency occurs, most of us reach for the phone to check on loved ones and, if needed,...
Looking Back, Moving Forward
May 23, 2014
This weekend, we celebrate Memorial Day, the unofficial start of summer and, more important, a time...
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...
Wireless Emergency Alerts (WEA)
May 20, 2011 (Published)
Background Have you ever thought that, for emergency alerts to be distributed as quickly as...
Public Service Recognition Week 2014
May 6, 2014
Yesterday morning, we had an “all-hands” meeting of FCC staff to talk about the agency...
911 Reliability Certification Process
May 2, 2014
This Public Safety and Homeland Security Bureau workshop focused on the process for submitting...