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  • Digital Radio
    May 20, 2011 (Published)

    Radio broadcasters around the country are now simultaneously broadcasting both traditional analog...

  • Cancellation, Rescheduling or Refusal of Radio and TV Programs
    December 31, 2014 (Updated)

    The FCC does not control the programming schedules of broadcast radio or television stations or the...

  • VoIP and 911 Service
    December 31, 2014 (Updated)

    Portable interconnected Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) services can be used from virtually any...

  • Voice Over Internet Protocol (VoIP)
    December 31, 2014 (Updated)

    Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) is a technology for communicating using "Internet protocol"...

  • Spam: Unwanted Text Messages and Email
    December 31, 2014 (Updated)

    Spam – or unwanted messages to email accounts and texts to mobile phones and other mobile...

  • Getting Broadband
    December 31, 2014 (Updated)

    What Is broadband? Broadband or high-speed Internet access allows users to access the Internet and...

  • Children's Internet Protection Act
    December 31, 2014 (Updated)

    The Children's Internet Protection Act (CIPA) was enacted by Congress in 2000 to address concerns...

  • Loud Commercials and the CALM Act
    December 30, 2014 (Updated)

    FCC rules require TV stations, cable operators, satellite TV operators and other pay TV providers...

  • Complaints About Broadcast Journalism
    December 30, 2014 (Updated)

    The FCC receives a wide variety of comments and complaints from consumers about whether networks,...

  • Closed Captioning on Television
    December 30, 2014 (Updated)

    Closed captioning displays the audio portion of a television program as text on the TV screen...


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