FCC Launches Direct Video Communication Access to Help Consumers Who Are Deaf and Hard of Hearing
June 11, 2014
The FCC has unveiled a new type of support service specifically designed for consumers who are deaf...
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...
Workshop on Further Reform of Inmate Calling Services
May 27, 2014
On September 26, 2013, the Federal Communications Commission (Commission) released the Inmate...
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...
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...
Technology Transitions and Public Safety Workshop and Online Forum
April 16, 2014
Technology transitions, in the telecommunications sector, are already happening, and they will...
April 15, 2014
It is always special to be in attendance at the annual National Association of Broadcasters Show,...
On the Rise: Regulating Through Pilot Programs
April 10, 2014
From the good work of my staff, take a look below at the recent trend to fund pilot projects at the...