TCPA: It is Time to Provide Clarity
March 25, 2014
For those that might not be familiar, the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) (47 U.S.C....
FCC Accepting Nominations for Chairman’s Awards for Advancement in Accessibility; Deadline Is April 15
March 21, 2014
*The deadline for nominations for Chairman’s AAA has been extended from March 31 to April 15. This...
Notes from the Sandbox: The Rural Broadband Experiment
March 11, 2014
In his office at home, the Chairman of the FCC keeps a slice of an old C&P telephone pole, a...
Innovation in Voting Accessibility
March 7, 2014
Voting is a right we Americans value, and most of the time it’s fairly easy for most of us to...
Moving Forward On the E-rate Modernization Path
March 6, 2014
Delivering on the announcement made by Chairman Wheeler in his Digital Learning Day remarks, the...
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...