Protecting Television Consumers By Protecting Competition
March 6, 2014
Every four years, the FCC is required by law to assess its media ownership rules and determine if...
How The Sidecar Business Model Works
March 6, 2014
The sidecar business model involves a dominant and weaker (or, to put it another way, an...
FCC Speed Test App for iPhone Expands Options for Mobile Broadband Performance Information
February 25, 2014
Late last year, we expanded the Measuring Broadband America program to include mobile broadband...
FCC Recognizes National Consumer Protection Week With Consumer Information Expo
February 24, 2014
In recognition of National Consumer Protection Week, the FCC's Consumer and Governmental Affairs...
Adoption of Unlocking Standards Offers Consumers Additional Choices
February 21, 2014
Consumers often question why they may not have the choice of using their existing mobile wireless...
Cell Phone Unlocking FAQs
February 11, 2015 (Updated)
A new era of choice for cell phone users has begun, as all nationwide service providers have...
From the Wall to the Desk: Facilitating 21st Century Digital Learning
February 20, 2014
In his recent Digital Learning Day speech, Chairman Wheeler emphasized the tremendous potential of...
FCC Driving Innovation in Health IT for all Americans at HIMSS
February 19, 2014
February 23-27 is the annual Health Information Management Systems Society (HIMSS) Conference...
Commissioner O’Rielly’s Thoughts on Broadcast Television JSAs and SSAs
February 18, 2014
It used to be that Americans had few choices for watching television—options included a handful of...
'One Ring' Wireless Phone Scam
February 12, 2014 (Published)
The FCC has recently learned of a new phone scam targeting wireless consumers. Some wireless...