3.5 GHz: New Ideas in the “Innovation Band”
April 23, 2014
In a speech last month at the Brookings Institution, the Chairman issued a challenge – let...
Webinar for State and Local Governments
March 27, 2014
The FCC's Office of Intergovernmental Affairs (IGA) is holding a special series of interactive web...
FCC Accepting Nominations for Chairman’s Awards for Advancement in Accessibility; Deadline Is April 15
March 21, 2014
*The deadline for nominations for Chairman’s AAA has been extended from March 31 to April 15. This...
Notes from the Sandbox: The Rural Broadband Experiment
March 11, 2014
In his office at home, the Chairman of the FCC keeps a slice of an old C&P telephone pole, a...
Adoption of Unlocking Standards Offers Consumers Additional Choices
February 21, 2014
Consumers often question why they may not have the choice of using their existing mobile wireless...
Cell Phone Unlocking FAQs
February 11, 2015 (Updated)
A new era of choice for cell phone users has begun, as all nationwide service providers have...
From the Wall to the Desk: Facilitating 21st Century Digital Learning
February 20, 2014
In his recent Digital Learning Day speech, Chairman Wheeler emphasized the tremendous potential of...
The FCC and Inflight Mobile Wireless Services
November 22, 2013
There has been great deal of public discussion since the Commission announced yesterday that it...
A Visit with the Fantastic Folks at FCC-Gettysburg
November 18, 2013
I recently was fortunate enough to visit the FCC's Gettysburg facility and meet several dedicated,...
Toward More Resilient Communications Networks
October 28, 2013
It’s been a year since Hurricane Sandy struck a devastating blow to communities in the Eastern...