Federal Communications Commission

Commendation to FCC for Captioning Quality from Consumer Advisory Committee

The Federal Communications Commission Consumer Advisory Committee commends the Federal Communication Commission for its formal action on TV caption quality.

FCC Increases Availability of Spectrum for High-Speed, High-Capacity Wi-Fi And Other Unlicensed Uses In The 5 GHz Band

The Federal Communications Commission provided for accelerated growth and expansion of new Wi-Fi technology that can offer faster speeds of one gigabit per second or more, increase overall capacity, and reduce congestion at Wi-Fi hot spots.

FCC Adopts TV JSA Attribution Rules, Begins 2014 Media Ownership Quadrennial Review

The Federal Communications Commission took steps to close a loophole in its TV ownership rules, making sure that a party’s interests in a market are properly counted.

FCC Takes Action to Improve Retransmission Consent Process

The Federal Communications Commission adopted a Report and Order that strengthens its rules governing retransmission consent negotiations.

FCC Sets Stage for Auction Of 65 Mhz Of Spectrum For Mobile Broadband

The Commission adopted a Report and Order that advances ongoing efforts to make more spectrum available for flexible use wireless services, including mobile broadband.

FCC Accepting Nominations for Chairman’s Awards for Advancement in Accessibility; Deadline Is March 31

One of the most cherished missions of the Federal Communications Commission is helping to bridge the accessibility gap in communications technologies.

Working Together on the Post-Incentive-Auction Broadcaster Transition

[Commentary] Making history is exciting, but it’s not easy.

FCC Commissioner Rosenworcel at Consortium For School Networking

About a year ago I came to your community and said I have an idea. I said we need to reboot and reinvigorate E-Rate. Here’s something I’ve learned.

FCC Announces Results of Urban Rate Survey for Voice Services

The Federal Communication Commission’s Wireline Competition Bureau announces the results of the urban rate survey for fixed voice services, which will be used to determine the 2014 rate floor for incumbent eligible telecommunications carriers (ETC

Extending The Phase-In Of Phone Subsidy Reforms

The Federal Communications Commission’s unanimous, bipartisan reforms of universal service in November 2011 included changes to make the system fairer for all consumers.