Understanding Wireless Telephone Coverage Areas
October 17, 2014 (Updated)
Background Wireless telephones work by communicating via radio waves using a system of base...
Avoiding Bill Shock on Your Mobile Phone
December 30, 2014 (Updated)
Without automatic usage alerts, it can be hard to know when you're running up a high wireless bill...
Protecting Your Wireless Network
May 20, 2011 (Published)
Benefits and Risks of a Wireless Network Many consumers and small businesses use wireless (Wi-Fi)...
Wireless Devices at Gas Stations
March 12, 2014 (Reviewed)
Background The Federal Communications Commission has been alerted to reports and rumors that...
Home Wireless Safety Checklist
October 30, 2014 (Reviewed)
The following six steps are recommended for owners of wireless networks in order to provide...
Proposed Extension of Part 4 of the Commission’s Rules Regarding Outage Reporting to Interconnected Voice Over Internet Protocol Service Providers and Broadband Internet Service Providers
May 13, 2011
In this Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM), we propose to extend the outage reporting...
Spam: Unwanted Text Messages and Email
December 31, 2014 (Updated)
Spam – or unwanted messages to email accounts and texts to mobile phones and other mobile...
Reexamination of Roaming Obligations of Commercial Mobile Radio Service Providers and Other Providers of Mobile Data Services
April 29, 2011
In this Order, we promote consumer access to nationwide mobile broadband service by adopting a rule...
Oakland Forum on Broadband Adoption
April 13, 2011
(Event is 9:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. PDT)FCC Chairman Julius Genachowski, California Mayors from...
April 8, 2011
Clyburn: Wireless Industry Competition Key to a Successful Marketplace