What Is a Toll Free Number and How Does it Work?
August 5, 2015 (Updated)
Toll free numbers are numbers that begin with one of the following three-digit codes: 800, 888,...
License Renewal Applications for Radio Broadcast Stations
June 18, 2014 (Reviewed)
Understanding Wireless Telephone Coverage Areas
October 17, 2014 (Updated)
Background Wireless telephones work by communicating via radio waves using a system of base...
Unauthorized Radio Operation
December 31, 2014 (Updated)
Federal law generally prohibits the "use or operation of any apparatus for the transmission of...
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...
Distribution, Sale and Use of Wireless Microphones Operating in the 700 MHz Band Prohibited
January 31, 2014 (Updated)
As of June 12, 2010, use of wireless microphones (and similar devices certified as “low power...
Where can I get help on the Electronic Comment Filing System (ECFS)?
May 17, 2011 (Published)
The Federal Communications Commission's Electronic Comment Filing System (ECFS) serves as the...
Home Wireless Safety Checklist
October 30, 2014 (Reviewed)
The following six steps are recommended for owners of wireless networks in order to provide...