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Tech Transitions: How Will You Know When You’re Transitioning?

August 28, 2015 FCC , Five Fundamentals , Public Safety , Tech Transitions , Tech Transitions Series

Over the past four weeks, we have featured a series of blog posts about the tech transitions. In our final post of the series below, Meredith Whipple explains what communities need to know about their new networks, why this is important, and what the FCC did about it this month.

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Tech Transitions: Will the New Network Be Good Enough?

August 21, 2015 FCC , Five Fundamentals , Public Safety , Tech Transitions , Tech Transitions Series

Over the coming weeks, we will feature a series of blog posts about the tech transitions. In our fourth post below, Meredith Whipple explains what needs to be done to make sure that during the tech transitions, the new services are adequate substitutes for the old services they are replacing.

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Your Provider Can’t Just Take Away Your Service. Here’s Why.

August 14, 2015 FCC , Tech Transitions , Tech Transitions Series

Over the coming weeks, we will feature a series of blog posts about the tech transitions. You can read the first two posts of the series here. In our third post below, Meredith Filak Rose breaks down the meaning of “Section 214” and explains why your phone provider can’t just cut you off.

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Why We Must Solve the Backup Battery Power Problem During the Tech Transitions

August 7, 2015 FCC , FIve Fun , Tech Transitions , Tech Transitions Series

Over the coming weeks, we will feature a series of blog posts about the tech transitions. You can read our introductory post of the series here. In our second post below, Foster Dobry talks about the importance of backup battery power during an emergency, and what the FCC needs to do to ensure consumers have adequate backup protection during the tech transitions.

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What We Talk About When We Talk About “Tech Transitions”

July 31, 2015 FCC , Tech Transitions , Tech Transitions Series

Over the coming weeks, we will feature a series of blog posts about the tech transitions. In our first post, Meredith Filak Rose introduces the tech transitions and explains what they mean for you.

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