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...
TCPA: It is Time to Provide Clarity
March 25, 2014
For those that might not be familiar, the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) (47 U.S.C....
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...
How The Sidecar Business Model Works
March 6, 2014
The sidecar business model involves a dominant and weaker (or, to put it another way, an...
Duplication Alert: Broadband Pilot Projects
March 6, 2014
January’s IP Trials Order contained a provision to use USF dollars to fund rural broadband “...
Commissioner O'Rielly’s Blog Introduction and Views on E-Rate Reform
February 12, 2014
As the newest Commissioner on the Federal Communications Commission, it seems only appropriate that...
Channel Sharing: A New Opportunity for Broadcasters
February 11, 2014
I’ve seen the future, and it’s using 50% less bandwidth to produce a picture with increased quality...
Access and Public Safety: Enduring Elements of the Public Interest.
January 30, 2014
Technology and networks are rapidly changing. We support technological innovation, but our...
WRC-15 Advisory Committee Sixth Meeting
January 29, 2014
The sixth meeting of the Advisory Committee for the 2015 World Radiocommunication Conference (WRC-...
Adapting Regulatory Frameworks to 21st Century Networks and Markets
January 9, 2014
In my first remarks to FCC staff as Chairman, I said that the connective technology that defines...