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...
With an Eye Towards WRC 2015
June 9, 2014
It is never too early to engage in preparations for the World Radiocommunication Conference, or...
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...
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...
Protecting Consumers in the Transition from Copper Networks
May 7, 2014
A unanimous Commission held in January that the technology transitions currently underway are a...
Wireless Emergency Alerts (WEA)
May 20, 2011 (Published)
Background Have you ever thought that, for emergency alerts to be distributed as quickly as...
911 Reliability Certification Process
May 2, 2014
This Public Safety and Homeland Security Bureau workshop focused on the process for submitting...
E-Labeling Deserves Serious Consideration
April 25, 2014
Wireless devices have changed substantially over the last two decades. Consumers have...