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...
Ensuring an Open Internet Now and for the Future
January 14, 2014
Now that the Court of Appeals has ruled on the Open Internet (Net Neutrality) Order upholding the...
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...
Mapping Progress: Connect America Fund’s Broadband Expansion
December 18, 2013
Recently, the Wireline Competition Bureau authorized $255 million from the Connect America Fund to...
Expanding Access to Mobile Wireless Services Onboard Aircraft
December 16, 2013
Current FCC rules, which were designed to prevent harmful interference to wireless networks on the...
FCC Continues Push on mHealth Innovation
December 10, 2013
At last week’s mHeath Innovation Expo, the FCC brought together a terrific mix of exhibitors from...
The IP Transition: Starting Now
November 19, 2013
Our communications networks are changing – and fast. What some call the “IP transition” is really a...
New FCC Speed Test App: How does your mobile broadband network measure up?
November 14, 2013
Today we’re publicly releasing the first version of the new FCC Speed Test App for Android...