FCC Needs to Improve its Internal 911 and IPv6 Compliance
June 2, 2014
The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) sets communications rules and policies, as directed by...
Opportunity Abounding in STEM
May 30, 2014
You would have been both amazed and encouraged if you had accompanied me across the Potomac River...
The Caged Bird Sings . . . My Brief But Incredible Brush With Greatness
May 28, 2014
A remarkable woman once told us: “I’ve learned that people will forget what you said,...
FCC Workshop on Prevention of Mobile Device Theft
May 27, 2014
The FCC's Consumer and Governmental Affairs Bureau and Wireless Telecommunications Bureaus held a...
Hurricane Season’s Coming: 11 Practical Tips to Help You Stay Connected When Disaster Strikes
May 27, 2014
When an emergency occurs, most of us reach for the phone to check on loved ones and, if needed,...
Looking Back, Moving Forward
May 23, 2014
This weekend, we celebrate Memorial Day, the unofficial start of summer and, more important, a time...
How Older Americans Can Stay Safe, Stay Healthy and Stay Connected
May 19, 2014
Why are many older Americans still hesitant to buy mobile phones, tablets or other devices, access...
Preserving An Ever-Free and Open Internet
May 7, 2014
Over 100,000 Americans have spoken. And during the past few weeks, tens of thousands of consumers...
Wireless Emergency Alerts (WEA)
October 8, 2014 (Updated)
Background Have you ever thought that, for emergency alerts to be distributed as quickly as...
911 Reliability Certification Process
May 2, 2014
This Public Safety and Homeland Security Bureau workshop focused on the process for submitting...