FCC Announces NDBEDP Funding Allocations for 2018-2019

By | 2018-07-13T00:51:16+00:00 July 13th, 2018|Categories: News|

On July 2, 2018, the Consumer and Governmental Affairs Bureau (CGB) released a Public Notice announcing the funding allocations for the National Deaf-Blind Equipment Distribution Program (NDBEDP), also known as iCanConnect, for the 2018-2019 Fund year, which begins July 1, 2018 and ends June 30, 2019.  The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) may provide up to $10 [...]

FCC Seeks Members for New Interoperable Video Calling Working Group of the North American Numbering Council

By | 2018-07-13T00:49:20+00:00 July 13th, 2018|Categories: News|

On July 3, 2018, FCC Chairman Ajit Pai announced that the FCC is seeking nominations for membership on a new Interoperable Video Calling (IVC) Working Group that will explore how to achieve interoperable video calling using 10-digit telephone numbers. Although the IVC will be a part of the North American Numbering Council (NANC), individuals do not [...]