Text-to-911: Quick Facts & FAQs
June 28, 2013 (Published)
Today most consumers cannot reach 911 by sending a text message from their wireless phone. In...
Mobile Wallet Services Protection
March 12, 2014 (Updated)
Background Consumers are increasingly using their smartphones, tablets and other mobile devices...
Wireless Emergency Alerts (WEA)
February 27, 2013 (Published)
Background Have you ever thought that, for emergency alerts to be distributed as quickly as...
What You Need to Know About Text-to-911
January 22, 2013 (Published)
Text-to-911 is the ability to send a text message to reach 911 emergency call takers from your...
Telecommunications Access for People with Disabilities
August 8, 2012 (Published)
The FCC has rules requiring telecommunications equipment manufacturers and service providers to...
Internet Protocol Version 6: IPv6 for Consumers
April 18, 2012 (Published)
What is IPv6? In order to connect devices over the Internet, each device must have an Internet...
21st Century Communications and Video Accessibility Act (CVAA)
September 13, 2011 (Published)
Twenty-First Century Communications and Video Accessibility Act of 2010 - Pub. L. 111-260...
Support Information - Online Filing
August 15, 2011 (Published)
The information below is intended to give the viewer a point of contact for questions about each...
Public Safety Tech Topic #23 - Femtocells
August 11, 2011
Since the introduction of Third Generation (3G) mobile services, there has been a rapid increase in...
Public Safety Tech Topic #22 - Application of Emerging Wireless Broadband Technology for Public Safety Communications
August 11, 2011
The current trend in private sector communications is toward supporting all IP-based broadband...