May 10, 2011 (Published)
What Is Broadband? Broadband or high-speed Internet access allows users to access the Internet and...
What is the Antenna Structure Registration program?
May 9, 2011 (Published)
The Antenna Structure Registration (ASR) program allows the FCC to fulfill its statutory duty to...
Wireless Emergency Alerts (WEA)
May 20, 2011 (Published)
Background Have you ever thought that, for emergency alerts to be distributed as quickly as...
Spam: Unwanted Text Messages and Email
May 18, 2011 (Published)
Background Many consumers find unwanted texts and email – which can include commercial messages...
Accidental 911 Calls From Wireless Phones Pose Risk to Public Safety
May 19, 2011 (Published)
Background Unintentional 911 calls placed from wireless phones clog the phone lines that deliver...
How to File Applications with the FCC
July 15, 2011 (Published)
Listed below is contact information for filing applications with the Commission's Bureaus.
Directory of Media Bureau Pages
October 18, 2011 (Published)
Where Do I Find Information About the Disaster Information Reporting System?
March 27, 2011 (Published)
If you need to find more information on the Disaster Information Reporting System and guidance for...
Portability: Keeping Your Telephone Number When You Change Service Provider
May 16, 2011 (Published)
Background Under the Federal Communications Commission’s “local number portability” (LNP) rules,...
How do I file a complaint against my Internet Service Provider?
March 4, 2011 (Published)
The FCC does not regulate Internet Service Providers (ISPs). You may contact your state consumer...