Wireless Carrier Text-to-911 Voluntary Commitment Reports
September 15, 2014 (Published)
Wireless Carrriers' Voluntary Commitment to Accelerate Text-to-911 Services In December 2012,...
A Brief History of Competition Policies and Networks
September 5, 2014
Yesterday, Chairman Wheeler gave an important speech on the status and the future of broadband...
Updating FCC Policies and Processes
July 18, 2014
The American economy is dynamic and innovative, which is critical for sustained economic growth....
Commission Continues Important Work of Providing Relief from the High Cost of Inmate Calling
July 18, 2014
On July 9, 2014 the FCC held a workshop to analyze the impact of, and discuss issues relating to,...
911 Certification Rules Webinar
July 8, 2014
In December 2013, the Commission adopted a Report and Order (911 Reliability Order) requiring...
The Communications Security, Reliability, and Interoperability Council - IV Meeting
June 13, 2014
The CSRIC is a federal advisory committee that will provide recommendations to the Commission...
FCC Launches Direct Video Communication Access to Help Consumers Who Are Deaf and Hard of Hearing
June 11, 2014
The FCC has unveiled a new type of support service specifically designed for consumers who are deaf...
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,...
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)
October 8, 2014 (Updated)
Background Have you ever thought that, for emergency alerts to be distributed as quickly as...