FCC Weighs In On Pricing Complaints
- Inside The Beltway... // CT Daily;1/15/2013, p1
The article offers information on a request made by the California-based wireless service provider FiberTower Corp. regarding the licensing decisions issued by the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC). It reports that FiberTower has asked the agency to approve its request to discontinue...
- FCC to carriers: Cram this. // Network World;7/18/2011, Vol. 28 Issue 13, p7
The article reports on the move of the Federal Communications Commission's (FCC) which proposed new rules requiring landline telephone and mobile carriers to inform customers that they can file complaints about mystery fees with the FCC.
- On the table, up in the air. Jackson, Donny // Telephony;12/11/2000, Vol. 239 Issue 24, p12
Reports that the United States Federal Communications Commission has considered a plan that would eliminate the reciprocal compensation system. How the system works; Complaint of carriers regarding the reciprocal compensation; Overview of the plan.
- Start the Marketing. Carlson, Caron // Wireless Week;08/23/99, Vol. 5 Issue 34, p1
Reports on the decision of the United States Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to relax its rules on customer proprietary network information. Reaction from carriers; Disadvantages of the previous rule of the FCC; Condition that goes with the revised rules.
- 2013-333 Lifeline Awareness Week. // Illinois Register;9/13/2013, Vol. 37 Issue 37, p15181
The article reports that Illinois governor Pat Quinn has proclaimed September 9-15, 2013 as the Lifeline Awareness Week in the state to urge residents to be eligible for the Lifeline Assistance programs and to contact local telephone companies for establishing telecommunication service. It...
- Stop the Technologyï¿½I Want to Get Off. Otterness, Craig A. // Rural Telecommunications;Nov/Dec2006, Vol. 25 Issue 6, p10
The author expresses discontent over the telecommunications industry. He complains on how the cellular industry can get away with a bad quality of service and their younger customers accept some service loss and expect no coverage in some areas. He also questions the U.S. Federal Communications...
- CTIA protests how carriers use customers information. Weaver, Heather Forsgren // RCR;05/04/98, Vol. 17 Issue 18, p11
Reports that the United States Federal Communication Commission (FCC) was asked by the Cellular Telecommunications Industry Association (CTIA) in Washington, District of Columbia, to delay the implementation of rules regarding how commerical mobile radio services carriers use information about...
- Study Looks At Coverage Quality. Vaughan, Allyson // Wireless Week;7/23/2001, Vol. 7 Issue 30, p13
Focuses on a study conducted by Telephia Inc. concerning customer satisfaction in the United States wireless industry. Consumer complaints against the industry; Amount spent by the industry in 2000 to upgrade its networks; Steps being taken by the Federal Communications Commission to address the...
- TELECOM'S NEW BEGINNING. Whitacre, Edward E. // Telephony;6/21/2004, Vol. 245 Issue 13, p30
Focuses on the technological achievements of the telecommunication business in the U.S. Delivery of service to the customers; Competition between Internet telephony and traditional circuit-switched voice networks; Changes in the regulation of the industry implemented by the Federal...