Workshop Exhibits Of 911 Applications and Information
May 8, 2015 (Published)
As part of the 911 Apps Workshop, the Public Safety and Homeland Security Bureau (PSHSB) invited...
Wireless Microphones Prohibited in the 700 MHz Band
December 4, 2014 (Published)
Wireless microphones are used to transmit sound to an amplifier or recording device without need of...
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,...
Wireless Emergency Alerts (WEA)
October 8, 2014 (Updated)
Background Have you ever thought that, for emergency alerts to be distributed as quickly as...
FCC Speed Test App Tip Sheet
September 4, 2013
Description and Purpose Q: What is Measuring Broadband America's mobile performance testing all...
Text-to-911: Quick Facts & FAQs
March 2, 2015 (Updated)
Today most consumers cannot reach 911 by sending a text message from their wireless phone. In...
Mobile Wallet Services Protection
March 12, 2014 (Updated)
Background Consumers are increasingly using their smartphones, tablets and other mobile devices...
What You Need to Know About Text-to-911
April 20, 2015 (Updated)
Text-to-911 is the ability to send a text message to reach 911 emergency call takers from your...
Telecommunications Access for People with Disabilities
January 28, 2015 (Updated)
FCC rules under Section 255 of the Communications Act require telecommunications equipment...
National Deaf-Blind Equipment Distribution Program
May 21, 2015 (Updated)
The FCC's National Deaf-Blind Equipment Distribution Program provides equipment needed to make...