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Sep 10, 2014, 14:44 ET
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CTIA Announces 1,000 Apps Tested for KnowMyApp.org

 On day two of Super Mobility Week, CTIA-The Wireless Association® announced that more than 1,000 apps have been tested as part of the...

Sep 09, 2014, 14:30 ET
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CTIA-The Wireless Association® Announces 2015 Board of Directors and Officers

 On day one of Super Mobility Week, CTIA-The Wireless Association® announced its 2015 Board of Directors and Officers. The 2015 Officers...

Sep 09, 2014, 13:30 ET
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Ready and Rapid Cybersecurity Information Sharing Needed Says US Wireless Industry White Paper

 On day two of Super Mobility Week, CTIA-The Wireless Association®'s Cybersecurity Working Group (CSWG) today released its fifth white...

Sep 09, 2014, 09:30 ET
Aug 08, 2014, 12:29 ET
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CTIA-The Wireless Association® Statement on the FCC's August Open Meeting on Text-to-911 and Wireless Towers

After the FCC's August Open Meeting, CTIA-The Wireless Association® Vice President of Regulatory Affairs Scott Bergmann released the following...

Aug 01, 2014, 16:36 ET
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CTIA-The Wireless Association® Statement After President Obama Signed the Unlocking Consumer Choice and Wireless Competition Act into Law

 In response to U.S. President Barack Obama signing the Unlocking Consumer Choice and Wireless Competition Act (S. 517) into law, CTIA-The...

Jun 17, 2014, 10:34 ET
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CTIA's Annual Survey Says U.S. Wireless Providers Handled 3.2 Trillion Megabytes of Data Traffic in 2013 for a 120 Percent Increase Over 2012

 Today, CTIA-The Wireless Association® released the results of its annual survey, which showed U.S. wireless providers handled more than...

May 20, 2014, 12:46 ET
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CTIA Announces Three New Members to the 2014 Board of Directors

 Effective today, CTIA-The Wireless Association® announced three new members to its 2014 board of directors, including two substitutions...

May 15, 2014, 12:35 ET
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CTIA-The Wireless Association® Statement on the FCC's May Open Meeting on the Spectrum Incentive Auction Report & Order and Net Neutrality NPRM

After the FCC's May Open Meeting, please attribute the following statement to CTIA-The Wireless Association® President and CEO Steve Largent:...

May 01, 2014, 07:59 ET
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US Wireless Industry White Paper States Securing the Internet of Things Requires Flexibility from Regulation to Continue Investment in Innovation

From banking and healthcare to connected homes and cars, there will be more than 50 billion connected devices sharing information with each other...

Apr 23, 2014, 10:25 ET
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Meredith Attwell Baker Named Chief Executive Officer of CTIA-The Wireless Association®

Meredith Attwell Baker, a veteran telecommunications executive and former commissioner of the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), has been...

Apr 15, 2014, 16:19 ET
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CTIA-The Wireless Association® and Participating Wireless Companies Announce the "Smartphone Anti-Theft Voluntary Commitment"

CTIA and participating wireless companies today announced the "Smartphone Anti-Theft Voluntary Commitment," which is the most recent effort by the...

Mar 31, 2014, 12:37 ET
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CTIA-The Wireless Association® Statement on the FCC's March Open Meeting

After the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) March Open Meeting, CTIA-The Wireless Association® Vice President of Regulatory Affairs...

Mar 28, 2014, 10:24 ET
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CTIA-The Wireless Association and Los Angeles Television Stations KLCS and KJLA Issue Spectrum Channel Sharing Pilot Project Report Showing Successful Results

CTIA–The Wireless Association® and Los Angeles television stations KLCS and KJLA released today their channel sharing pilot project...

Feb 20, 2014, 14:14 ET
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CTIA-The Wireless Association® Statement in Response to the Department of Defense's Spectrum Strategy

Please attribute the following statement to CTIA-The Wireless Association® President and CEO Steve Largent: "We agree with the DoD's...

Feb 12, 2014, 13:37 ET
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CTIA-The Wireless Association® Statement After the National Institute of Standards and Technology Released its Voluntary Cybersecurity Framework

In response to the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) releasing its voluntary cybersecurity framework, please attribute the...

Jan 30, 2014, 14:02 ET
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CTIA-The Wireless Association® on the Incentive Auction Timeline and Project Plan

Following the Federal Communications Commission's (FCC) presentation at its January open meeting on the Broadcast Incentive Auction, please...

Jan 30, 2014, 12:44 ET
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CTIA-The Wireless Association® on the FCC's Adoption of a Policy Statement and Further Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (FNPRM) on Text-to-911

Please attribute the following to CTIA-The Wireless Association® Vice President of Regulatory Affairs Scott Bergmann: "CTIA and its...

Jan 28, 2014, 15:30 ET
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CTIA-The Wireless Association and Los Angeles Television Stations KLCS and KJLA Announce First U.S. Spectrum Channel Sharing Pilot Project

Will provide channel sharing data to the FCC so that broadcasters may remain over-the-air and maintain service to viewers while benefiting from...

Jan 17, 2014, 12:54 ET
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CTIA-The Wireless Association® Statement on President Obama's NSA Reform Proposal

Please attribute the following to CTIA-The Wireless Association® Vice President of Government Affairs Jot Carpenter: "CTIA welcomes the...