Wireless Emergency Alerts (WEA)
May 20, 2011 (Published)
Background Have you ever thought that, for emergency alerts to be distributed as quickly as...
Leveraging the Power of Broadband to Facilitate Advanced Health Care Solutions- An occasional series from CONNECT2HEALTHFCC
April 10, 2014
Recently, FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler announced the formation of a new task force –...
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...
Measuring Broadband America - 2014
April 2, 2014
A Report on Consumer Wireline Broadband Performance in the U.S. FCC’s Office of Engineering...
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...
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...
FCC Speed Test App for iPhone Expands Options for Mobile Broadband Performance Information
February 25, 2014
Late last year, we expanded the Measuring Broadband America program to include mobile broadband...
Adoption of Unlocking Standards Offers Consumers Additional Choices
February 21, 2014
Consumers often question why they may not have the choice of using their existing mobile wireless...