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Last week, the Commission authorized over $240 million in funding over ten years to expand rural broadband deployme… https://t.co/TG0tz98UyW @AjitPaiFCC Additional information about next month’s Forum on 5G Virtualized Radio Access Networks, will be availa… https://t.co/X8tzhRbl7Y @AjitPaiFCC “We want the United States to lead the way with this innovative approach to mobile network deployment,… https://t.co/8fS2WyRT3WChairman @AjitPaiFCC just announced that the FCC will hold a Forum on 5G Virtualized Radio Access Networks on Thurs… https://t.co/ATT5la0ODVWe've taken aggressive action to promote American leadership in #5G. A key issue is the need for secure, cost-effec… https://t.co/bM54KDbpaB
Retweeted by The FCC⚡️ “Chairman @AjitPaiFCC's Digital Opportunity Tour: Wyoming” #DigitalDivide https://t.co/5rAqzxmTj0The data also showed an increase in competition from Dec 2016 to Dec 2018, with the number of Americans enjoying mo… https://t.co/hdo2dhs6sGSpecifically, from December 2016 to December 2018, the number of Americans without any options for at least 250/25… https://t.co/tA8jDPkESnNew data shows that the digital divide is closing and broadband competition is rising. Details here:… https://t.co/ULPYU5H7XqToday is the last day to apply for the FCC's Engineering Honors Program. Apply here: https://t.co/bVBaEv2N9E #FCCGov #tech #STEM #jobs
2/20
2020
Last month, the FCC approved the use of TRS funds, with appropriate safeguards, for video relay service sign langua… https://t.co/OUJkeTnQ9hAre you a recent graduate? Do you have an engineering background? If you answered yes to these questions, then we m… https://t.co/3SW5bLj2O6Here’s what they are saying about Chairman @AjitPaiFCC’s proposal to repurpose 280 megahertz of airwaves for 5G in… https://t.co/pi2lFB8dMKC-Band is a 500-megahertz swath of spectrum from 3.7 to 4.2 GHz, which is now mostly used by fixed satellite compan… https://t.co/pydeXUSQRcRoaming allows mobile customers to automatically receive service outside of the area covered by their home provider… https://t.co/vrEY8kAT9DNew twist to #SocialSecurity phone #scams - read for more information on how to prevent and report these scams. https://t.co/qjklBStL7a
Retweeted by The FCCDo you want a rewarding career in telecommunications? Do you want to be on the forefront of #5G? Apply to the FCC E… https://t.co/hH7V6LRUFOCheck out the fact sheet that outlines Chairman @AjitPaiFCC's proposal for the C-band item that will be voted on at… https://t.co/NKJkOQrsyg
2/19
2020
If someone claiming to be from the IRS or police calls you demanding money or threatening to sue you, it’s almost c… https://t.co/E5fI9YiEbhIn many states, dialing 211 connects people to databases of resources from private and public health and human serv… https://t.co/bgNauTGAxzEngineers play a critical role in the @FCC's work. On everything from #5G to #accessibility, we rely on technical e… https://t.co/r61lkeY7AgThe @FCC's Communications Business Opportunities Office serves as the principal advisor to the Chairman and the Com… https://t.co/Qs3bHRp0RHPhone scammers work year-round to steal personal data so they can file false tax returns and claim refunds before t… https://t.co/iid80YFNpe
2/18
2020
The FCC has published information to assist stakeholders, including manufacturers, vendors, and owners of multi-lin… https://t.co/7XflFAl1KD"This is a reminder to building managers and others responsible for multi-line telephone systems that they must adh… https://t.co/ovbhqac5foKari’s Law is now in effect. This requires new multi-line telephone systems to directly route 911 calls, without th… https://t.co/nxUeDRKfyl
2/17
2020
ICYMI: You can apply to be a part of the FCC's Engineering Honors Program here: https://t.co/bVBaEv2N9E #FCCGov #tech #STEM #jobs @AjitPaiFCC Kari’s Law requires new multi-line telephone systems to enable users to dial 911 directly, without havi… https://t.co/Rcg1YDyHuvICYMI: The FCC’s consumer library contains helpful guides, consumer-related initiatives, and content:… https://t.co/NSdCRwtL0UCheck out Chairman @AjitPaiFCC's blog on the tentative February Open Meeting agenda items which include: updates to… https://t.co/vl0R2Ze4ZmReview the tentative agenda for the February 28 Open Meeting: https://t.co/06xQz3fkiG #FCCGov @AjitPaiFCC “Starting next week, it will be easier for Americans in hotels, office buildings, and campuses to dial… https://t.co/hSTjs188Ka @AjitPaiFCC “We're all taught from a young age to dial 911 for emergencies. But because hotel phones required guest… https://t.co/gQd54fAs0mToday, Chairman @AjitPaiFCC welcomed the forthcoming February 17 effective date of Kari’s Law, which will require m… https://t.co/043SRrD6yhScam calls are annoying, and they can cost you money. To learn how to identify scam calls & protect yourself, revie… https://t.co/9FhGkZighH
2/14
2020
This week, Chairman @AjitPaiFCC took his Digital Opportunity Tour to Wyoming to discuss closing the #digitaldivide.… https://t.co/V44r29TULjIn 1933, Edwin Howard Armstrong invented the FM Radio, providing static-free broadcasting. #FMRadio #FCC101 #WorldRadioDayHam radio operators are an important part of the emergency management community! 📻 These volunteer operators help… https://t.co/mRhCUVmURR
Retweeted by The FCCNow streaming the Consumer Advisory Committee meeting on https://t.co/6HhZtT1Skr #ProtectingConsumers #StopRobocalls #FCCLive“Today’s announcement is another important step in our efforts to close the digital divide and connect rural Americ… https://t.co/coeP8iZSDjThese investments will connect more than 100,000 unserved rural homes and businesses. Details here: https://t.co/ZfzTImvETz #FCCGovToday, the FCC authorized over $240 million in funding over ten years to expand rural broadband deployment in Arkan… https://t.co/NnPIbCjKwjToday at 2pm ET, the Consumer Advisory Committee will meet to discuss methods to target and eliminate unlawful robo… https://t.co/vXIdKePKQ7The @FCC was established by the Communications Act of 1934. Read it in full here: https://t.co/SYDM6AHqvi #WorldRadioDay #FCC101The Federal Radio Commission regulated radio use in the U.S. & was established by the Radio Act of 1927 until it wa… https://t.co/JfpuVWSbwZOn this #WorldRadioDay, we thank those across America and around the world who help keep their communities connecte… https://t.co/RkcJZk1nMR
2/13
2020
Don't forget that you can apply to be a part of the FCC's Engineering Honors Program here: https://t.co/bVBaEv2N9E #FCCGov #tech #STEM #jobsGrateful to @GovernorGordon for convening a broadband roundtable with state/federal officials and wide range of adv… https://t.co/cn4k5eIEhr
Retweeted by The FCCTomorrow, the Consumer Advisory Committee will meet to discuss targeting and eliminating unlawful robocalls. For th… https://t.co/2aE4BGRnLyYou can’t avoid taxes, but you can avoid tax season scams. Learn more about spoofing, phone scams and taxpayer ID t… https://t.co/b2RLg0z40kCheck out the latest #FCCpodcast that gives you the scoop on the Commission's Office of General Counsel https://t.co/dC1CXkiZA0Today, while on his Digital Opportunity Tour in Wyoming, Chairman @AjitPaiFCC will meet with Governor… https://t.co/r0CSIys4P1
2/12
2020
Chairman @AjitPaiFCC today visited Wyoming’s Wind River Reservation, which is receiving $4.1 million from the Conne… https://t.co/GXEwmto8LbInspiring visit to the Wind River Reservation in rural Ethete, Wyoming! We saw how @FCC CAF2 funding is enabling Tr… https://t.co/3z6RuZmMm9
Retweeted by The FCCLast week, Chairman @AjitPaiFCC unveiled his proposal to update TV White Spaces rules to expand connectivity for ru… https://t.co/GTDT2sEObsLast week, the Commission launched a rulemaking proceeding to ensure that the tens of millions of Americans with he… https://t.co/RT7QaPGKkqDid you know that #heartdisease is the leading cause of death for men and women in the US? Fortunately, it is often… https://t.co/DhXZ2n0QOxCheck out Chairman @AjitPaiFCC's statement on the U.S. District Court approval of the T-Mobile-Sprint merger:… https://t.co/jSpETODt3DLast week, Chairman @AjitPaiFCC announced his C-band proposal – the most significant step yet to repurpose mid-band… https://t.co/wHJdn7sN6ZToday, Chairman @AjitPaiFCC will visit the Wind River Indian Reservation to meet with Tribal representatives and to… https://t.co/U2PwzxIJtE
2/11
2020
This week, Chairman @AjitPaiFCC will take his Digital Opportunity Tour to Wyoming to discuss closing the… https://t.co/y120SMtFq8ICYMI: The date for the May Open Meeting has been changed to May 13, 2020. Details here: https://t.co/7vESsq1w57 #FCCLiveAt the January Open Meeting, the Commission adopted new rules establishing the $20 billion Rural Digital Opportunit… https://t.co/jrF2fPks76Did you know the FCC used to have seven commissioners? Today, the agency has five. Learn more about the agency lead… https://t.co/511I8JYYNlLast week, Chairman @AjitPaiFCC released his proposal to repurpose 280 megahertz of airwaves for 5G in the so-calle… https://t.co/MqI8R9nggADon't miss the February 20 deadline to apply for the FCC's Engineering Honors Program. Apply here:… https://t.co/zqFERtYVFv
2/10
2020
Chairman @AjitPaiFCC spoke yesterday at @ITIFdc to announce his C-band plan: https://t.co/ftxcKd6JRb #5GFASTOn February 13, the Consumer Advisory Committee will meet to discuss methods to target and eliminate unlawful roboc… https://t.co/noVplRzB7SCheck out the tentative agenda for the February 28 Open Meeting: https://t.co/06xQz3fkiG #OpenMtgFCC #FCCLiveHere's the fact sheet that outlines Chairman @AjitPaiFCC's proposal for C-band: https://t.co/YrjlLmHvUV #OpenMtgFCChttps://t.co/jFVkyhs75cThe C-Band is a 500-megahertz swath of spectrum from 3.7 to 4.2 GHz, which is now mostly used by fixed satellite co… https://t.co/M8DJiQrizgCheck out Chairman @AjitPaiFCC's proposal to repurpose 280 megahertz of airwaves for 5G in the so-called C-Band:… https://t.co/fhBP66wF51The FCC's Public Safety and Homeland Security Bureau focuses on public safety, national security, & emergency prepa… https://t.co/Pr4OudxZLfReminder: the deadline to apply for the FCC's Engineering Honors Program is February 20. Apply here:… https://t.co/zZ63RThtFB
2/7
2020
Last week, Chairman @AjitPaiFCC announced that the agency has certified four Spectrum Access System Administrators,… https://t.co/eQRoqUHyiAICYMI - Chairman @AjitPaiFCC announced his C-band proposal in a speech earlier today: https://t.co/kI8eM3euR3 #5GFASTRead Chairman @AjitPaiFCC's blog on the tentative February Open Meeting agenda items which include: C-band auction… https://t.co/nHnlyTX9emHere's the fact sheet that outlines Chairman @AjitPaiFCC's proposal for C-band: https://t.co/0EsTMaXeeJ #OpenMtgFCChttps://t.co/Cf5TMV9TNt“It is a win for innovators who want to introduce new services in the C-band. … And, most importantly, it is a win… https://t.co/RrBR4RuwtC“I favor action. I favor Facilitating America’s Superiority in 5G Technology. I favor the bold, forward-thinking pl… https://t.co/fai591TBsC“The C-band presents an enormous opportunity … because satellite companies don’t need the entire C-band to provide… https://t.co/p4oqPEWEoO“I shared with my fellow Commissioners … draft rules that would repurpose 280 MHz of airwaves in the so-called C-band for 5G.”“We must and we will continue to take bold and aggressive action to make more mid-band spectrum available for the c… https://t.co/ev7c06ydErToday, Chairman @AjitPaiFCC announced his C-band proposal – the most significant step yet to repurpose mid-band air… https://t.co/JlOWbONFQVToday at noon, Chairman @AjitPaiFCC will deliver a speech @ITIFdc about the next steps in repurposing a large porti… https://t.co/y0OYGk8sPoYesterday, Chairman @AjitPaiFCC unveiled his proposal to update TV White Space rules to expand connectivity for rur… https://t.co/qZpzftbHt0The FCC’s collaboration with @theNCI is featured in the Journal of Appalachian Health, highlighting how through the… https://t.co/GLnMlVlqBh
2/6
2020
Are you feeling lost because your cell phone is missing? Check out these #FCCtips on preventing mobile device theft… https://t.co/0vY4zDXASOLa FCC ya estableció procedimientos destinados a invertir US$691 millones, en apoyo a la instalación de redes de av… https://t.co/nqs7RU4WdIThe FCC has established the procedures for its investment of up to $691 million in Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin… https://t.co/9sXPbXbaykEvery tax dollar the @FCC oversees must be spent wisely. That's why we've focused on rooting out waste, fraud, & ab… https://t.co/zYjXaoglZF
Retweeted by The FCCLast week, the Commission announced the conclusion of bidding in the clock phase of Auction 103, an auction of lice… https://t.co/BBrKafYbjTToday, Chairman @AjitPaiFCC unveiled his proposal to update TV White Spaces rules to expand connectivity for rural… https://t.co/5UDdctAP34The date for the May Open Meeting has been changed to May 13, 2020. Details here: https://t.co/7vESsq1w57 #OpenMtgFCC #FCCLive @AjitPaiFCC More information about today’s Enforcement Bureau settlement with TeleQuality for violating competitive… https://t.co/Ut0sR9ptQHChairman @AjitPaiFCC: “This settlement will put participants in our Rural Health Care program and other USF program… https://t.co/7LEfc5o2anThe FCC just announced a $31 million Rural Health Care Program settlement with TeleQuality Communications. The Enf… https://t.co/NcfiYAWI7HAre you a recent graduate? Do you have an engineering background? If you answered yes to these questions, then we m… https://t.co/s6IrXeM66U
2/5
2020
Learn more about the recent enhancements that will enable public safety officials to send more geographically preci… https://t.co/X7Pnhk91ebUnder Chairman @AjitPaiFCC, the FCC is pursuing a comprehensive wireless strategy to ensure that America will lead… https://t.co/UC7KFgAt98
2/4
2020

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