Text-to-911: Quick Facts & FAQs
November 5, 2014 (Updated)
Today most consumers cannot reach 911 by sending a text message from their wireless phone. In...
Mobile Wallet Services Protection
March 12, 2014 (Updated)
Background Consumers are increasingly using their smartphones, tablets and other mobile devices...
October 1, 2014 (Updated)
The Federal Communications Commission repealed its sports blackout rules, which prohibited cable...
Wireless Emergency Alerts (WEA)
February 27, 2013 (Published)
Background Have you ever thought that, for emergency alerts to be distributed as quickly as...
What You Need to Know About Text-to-911
January 22, 2013 (Published)
Text-to-911 is the ability to send a text message to reach 911 emergency call takers from your...
Wireless Telecommunications Bureau Relief for Hurricane Sandy
November 1, 2012 (Published)
This page includes information on the extension of filing and regulatory deadlines as a result of...
Cable System Encryption
February 24, 2014 (Updated)
Background The Commission recently decided that cable operators with all-digital systems may...
How to Report a Lost or Stolen Mobile Device
November 2, 2012 (Published)
Have you lost your smartphone? Has someone stolen your tablet? Contact your service provider using...
Filing Narrowbanding Applications
September 17, 2012
This article provides information on how to file a narrowbanding application in the Universal...
Database Administrators for Unlicensed Wireless Microphones
September 11, 2012
White Space Database Administrators...