Video Relay Service Reform

July 21, 2016
Releases and Actions: On January 17, 2014, the FCC held a stakeholders’ meeting for establishing an Internet-based Telecommunications Relay Service...

Video Description

July 12, 2016
Video description is audio-narrated descriptions of a television program's key visual elements. These descriptions are inserted into natural pauses...

TracFone Phone Unlocking Program

July 5, 2016
Millions of consumers use pre-paid cellphones through TracFone and its brands. The company has changed its policy to allow its customers – including...

Obscene, Indecent and Profane Broadcasts

June 30, 2016
Federal law prohibits obscene, indecent and profane content from being broadcast on the radio or TV. That may seem clear enough, but determining what...

Loud Commercials on TV

June 30, 2016
FCC rules require TV stations, cable operators, satellite TV operators and other pay TV providers to ensure television commercial advertisements have...

Protect Your Mobile Device

June 28, 2016
The theft of wireless devices, particularly smartphones, is sharply on the rise across the country, according to many published reports. The high...
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