• CTIA Blog Posts
    Apr 17, 2015

    CTIA Statement on the FCC April Open Meeting

    After the FCC April Open Meeting, I said: “We appreciate the hard work of the FCC, NTIA and incumbent federal users to develop a novel approach that makes additional spectrum available for commercial use while protecting important federal missions in the 3.5 GHz band. The FCC concedes it is taking an experimental approach with the 3.5 GHz [...]

  • Press Releases
    Apr 17, 2015

    CTIA Statement on the FCC April Open Meeting

    After the FCC April Open Meeting, CTIA-The Wireless Association® Vice President of Regulatory Affairs Scott Bergmann said:

  • CTIA Blog Posts
    Apr 17, 2015

    The FCC’s 3.5 GHz Order

    Earlier today, the FCC voted to free up more spectrum for wireless broadband using an experimental sharing framework in the 3.5 GHz band. Reform of the 3.5 GHz band has been a challenging process, and I commend the FCC, the National Telecommunications and Information Administration, incumbent federal users and industry for their hard work in [...]

  • Press Releases
    Apr 14, 2015

    CTIA Statement in Response to the House Homeland Security Committee Approval of the National Cybersecurity Protection Advancement Act (H.R. 1731)

    After the House Homeland Security Committee’s approval of the National Cybersecurity Protection Advancement Act (H.R. 1731), the following statement should be attributed to CTIA-The Wireless Association® Vice President of Government Affairs Jot Carpenter

  • CTIA Blog Posts
    Apr 14, 2015

    CTIA Statement in Response to the House Homeland Security Committee Approval of the National Cybersecurity Protection Advancement Act (H.R. 1731)

    After the House Homeland Security Committee’s approval of the National Cybersecurity Protection Advancement Act (H.R. 1731), I said: “CTIA appreciates the Committee’s deliberative process and willingness to consider input from industry. That process undoubtedly strengthened the bill the Committee reported today. We look forward to continuing to work with Chairman McCaul and his colleagues, and [...]

  • CTIA Blog Posts
    Apr 14, 2015

    CTIA Filed Lawsuit to Challenge FCC Open Internet Order

    CTIA filed a lawsuit with the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals today challenging the FCC’s decision to impose sweeping new net neutrality rules and reclassifying mobile broadband as a common carrier utility. CTIA Chairman of the Board and CEO of Bluegrass Cellular Ron Smith said: “With today’s filing, CTIA seeks to protect the competitive mobile [...]

  • Press Releases
    Apr 14, 2015

    CTIA Filed Lawsuit to Challenge FCC Open Internet Order

    CTIA filed a lawsuit with the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals today challenging the FCC’s decision to impose sweeping new net neutrality rules and reclassifying mobile broadband as a common carrier utility.

  • Federal & State Legislative Activity
    Apr 13, 2015

    CTIA Reply Comments before the Nebraska PSC re NUSF-100 (USF Contribution Mechanisms)

    On November 13, 2014, this Commission issued its Order Opening Docket and Seeking Comment (the "Order"), initiating a proceeding "to consider revisions to the contribution mechanism of the Nebraska Universal Service Fund ('NUSF')." CTIA-The Wireless Association ("CTIA") appreciates the opportunity to supplement its previous comments...

  • Federal & State Legislative Activity
    Apr 13, 2015

    CTIA Letter in Opposition to Oregon HB 2351 - 9-1-1 Fee Increase

    On behalf of CTIA-The Wireless Association®, the trade association for the wireless communications industry, I am writing to respectfully oppose House Bill 2351 related to increasing the state’s 9-1-1 fee from 75-cents to $1.25.

  • Federal & State Legislative Activity
    Apr 13, 2015

    CTIA Letter in Support of U.S. Senate S. 851 - The Digital Goods and Services Tax Fairness Act

    On behalf of CTIA-The Wireless Association, I write to urge your sponsorship of S. 851, the "Digital Goods and Services Tax Fairness Act," sponsored by Senators John Thune and Ron Wyden.

  • CTIA Blog Posts
    Apr 11, 2015

    PulsePoint: Crowdsourcing CPR to Help Cardiac Arrest Victims: April WOW Wireless at Work

    Using PulsePoint, CPR-trained individuals are alerted to nearby cardiac arrest victims to provide assistance until first responders arrive on the scene. PulsePoint President Richard Price explains how the location-based app works in hundreds of communities across the country. By providing CPR immediately, cardiac arrest victims are two to three times more likely to survive.

  • CTIA Blog Posts
    Apr 10, 2015

    Wi-Fi and Bluetooth Improves E9-1-1 Location Accuracy

    Wireless carriers and public safety developed a plan to improve the location information for 9-1-1 calls made from mobile phones. Using existing Wi-Fi and Bluetooth technology, the first responders’ gold standard, referred to as “dispatchable address,” will provide the floor, apartment or suite number in case the caller is not able to give that level [...]

  • Video
    Apr 10, 2015

    Wi-Fi and Bluetooth Improves E9-1-1 Location Accuracy

    Wireless carriers and public safety have developed a plan to improve the location information for 9-1-1 calls made from mobile phones.

  • Video
    Apr 10, 2015

    Wireless Emergency Alerts Explained

    CTIA Assistant Vice President Brian Josef explains how Wireless Emergency Alerts saves lives.

  • Video
    Apr 10, 2015

    PulsePoint: Crowdsourcing CPR to Help Cardiac Arrest Victims

    PulsePoint President Richard Price explains how the location-based app works in hundreds of communities across the country.

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