Consumer Guide to TracFone Phone Unlocking Program
September 1, 2015 (Published)
Millions of consumers use pre-paid cellphones through TracFone and its brands. The company has...
Workshop to Focus on Robocall Blocking and Caller ID Spoofing
August 11, 2015
The FCC is continuing its work helping consumers fight unwanted robocalls with a workshop that...
Leading towards Next Generation "5G" Mobile Services
August 3, 2015
Over the past decade, wireless services and technologies have dramatically evolved while shaping...
Another Win for Consumers
May 27, 2015
Few things rankle consumers as much as unwanted calls and texts. Thanks to the passage of the...
FCC Rural Outreach Initiative on Consumer Issues
May 22, 2015
The FCC's Rural Outreach Initiative team will be making stops in Kansas and Missouri in June,...
Serving America's Public Safety Telecommunicators
April 14, 2015
This week (April 12-18) is National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week, when the nation...
FCC Rural Tour – California Central Valley
March 20, 2015
Staff from the Consumer and Government Affairs Bureau of the Federal Communications Commission will...
Celebrating National Consumer Protection Week
March 2, 2015
This week, March 1-7, 2015, the FCC is celebrating National Consumer Protection Week (NCPW),...
Wireless Providers Fulfill Commitment to let Consumers Unlock Mobile Phones
February 11, 2015
One year ago, the FCC announced a voluntary commitment among a number of mobile wireless service...
Closing the 911 Location Accuracy Gap
December 17, 2014
Earlier this year, the Commission proposed rules to help first responders better locate indoor...