Low Power FM (LPFM) Radio
February 23, 2015 (Updated)
The FCC has a special class of radio licenses called Low Power FM Radio (LPFM) to create...
IP Relay Service
November 25, 2014 (Updated)
Internet Protocol Relay Service allows persons with a hearing or speech disability to use...
Interference with Radio, TV and Telephone Signals
December 31, 2014 (Updated)
Interference occurs when unwanted radio frequency signals disrupt your use of your television...
Installing Consumer-Owned Antennas and Satellite Dishes
March 24, 2015 (Reviewed)
Background In 1996, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) adopted rules for Over-the-Air-...
How to Prevent Viewing of Scrambled Cable TV Programs (“Signal Bleed”)
October 22, 2014 (Updated)
Background Cable television companies typically encrypt or scramble the signal of channels that...
DTV Transition Did Not Require Cable Systems to Switch to Digital
January 30, 2014 (Updated)
IF YOU ARE A CABLE SUBSCRIBER, YOU SHOULD BE AWARE: The 2009 DTV transition required all full-...
Digital-to-Analog Converter Box - Selected Features
May 10, 2011 (Published)
DTV Converter Box Features The Federal Communications Commission has prepared this Consumer...
Antennas and Digital Television
March 11, 2014 (Updated)
Broadcast TV stations in the U.S. have switched from analog to digital transmissions. This Fact...
Filing an Informal Complaint
January 29, 2015 (Updated)
The Federal Communications Commission gives consumers the opportunity to file informal complaints...
Are there instructions and other materials for using International Bureau Electronic Filing System (MyIBFS)?
May 9, 2011 (Published)
The central filing system for the International Bureau (IB), MyIBFS, contains...