Empowering Small Businesses
August 1, 2014
Today, Chairman Wheeler circulated a proposal to open new opportunities for small and growing...
Creating a “Model City” to test spectrum sharing technologies
July 11, 2014
Today, the FCC’s Office of Engineering & Technology (OET) and the Commerce Department...
Answers to Common Questions about the E-Rate Modernization Proposal to Get Wi-Fi in ALL Schools and Libraries
June 30, 2014
We have spent the past few days – at the American Library Association annual conference in...
New Opportunities in New Mexico’s Indian Country
June 30, 2014
Earlier today, I had the pleasure of visiting the Pueblo of Acoma in central New Mexico along with...
FCC and GSA Team Up to Help Schools and Libraries Save Money on Wi-Fi
June 26, 2014
Correcting the lack of robust Wi-Fi in schools and libraries is a major focus of our E-rate...
The Incentive Auction: Helping Broadcasters Make Informed Decisions
June 25, 2014
Last month, the FCC made history by adopting rules for the first-ever Incentive Auction. We moved...
Looking Back, Moving Forward
May 23, 2014
This weekend, we celebrate Memorial Day, the unofficial start of summer and, more important, a time...
How Older Americans Can Stay Safe, Stay Healthy and Stay Connected
May 19, 2014
Why are many older Americans still hesitant to buy mobile phones, tablets or other devices, access...
Protecting Consumers in the Transition from Copper Networks
May 7, 2014
A unanimous Commission held in January that the technology transitions currently underway are a...
Wireless Emergency Alerts (WEA)
October 8, 2014 (Updated)
Background Have you ever thought that, for emergency alerts to be distributed as quickly as...