Direct Video Communication: Access for People who are Deaf, Hard of Hearing and Speech Disabled in an IP World
April 14, 2015
A few months ago, I received a note from a woman in New Mexico, recounting her recent experience in...
Serving America's Public Safety Telecommunicators
April 14, 2015
This week (April 12-18) is National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week, when the nation...
Celebrating National Consumer Protection Week
March 2, 2015
This week, March 1-7, 2015, the FCC is celebrating National Consumer Protection Week (NCPW),...
Task Force on Optimal Public Safety Answering Point Architecture (TFOPA) Meeting
January 20, 2015
The Federal Communications Commission's (FCC) Task Force on Optimal Public Safety Answering Point (...
Back to Basics: Promoting Public Safety and Protecting Consumers
January 8, 2015
This week, I’ve been at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas getting a sneak peak at...
Closing the 911 Location Accuracy Gap
December 17, 2014
Earlier this year, the Commission proposed rules to help first responders better locate indoor...
Closing the Digital Divide in Rural America
November 20, 2014
High-speed Internet access has become fundamental to modern life, whether we’re on the job,...
Technology Transitions: Consumers Matter Most
October 31, 2014
This past January, the Commission unanimously adopted an order to speed technology transitions for...
More Data: Pocket Dialing
October 30, 2014
In response to my recent blog post regarding the harmful consumer practice of pocket dialing, I...
Wireless Carrier Text-to-911 Voluntary Commitment Reports
September 15, 2014 (Published)
Wireless Carrriers' Voluntary Commitment to Accelerate Text-to-911 Services In December 2012,...