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Nov 16, 2015, 15:09 ET CTIA-The Wireless Association® Statement After The Tax Foundation Released its "Record High Taxes and Fees on Wireless Consumers in 2015" Report

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


Oct 27, 2015, 18:22 ET CTIA Statement After the U.S. Senate Approved the Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act

 After the U.S. Senate voted 74-21 to approve S.754, the Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act of 2015, CTIA-The Wireless Association®...


Oct 27, 2015, 15:02 ET CTIA-The Wireless Association® Statement on the Spectrum Pipeline Act

The following statement should be attributed to CTIA-The Wireless Association® President & CEO Meredith Attwell Baker:  "The...


Oct 19, 2015, 13:44 ET CTIA - The Wireless Association® Announces 2015 CTIA Startup Lab Winners

 CTIA-The Wireless Association® announced the winners of the CTIA Startup Lab 2015 class. The program, held last month in Las Vegas and...


Oct 19, 2015, 07:43 ET Majority of Americans Use PINs or Passwords to Protect Their Mobile Devices and Personal Information

 CTIA-The Wireless Association® announced the results from a survey [PDF] it commissioned on consumer security behaviors, conducted...


Oct 02, 2015, 11:11 ET CTIA and Participating Wireless Companies Announce New Effort to Help Consumers Combat Stolen Smartphones and Protect Personal Information

CTIA-The Wireless Association® and participating wireless companies today announced a new effort to update the Smartphone Anti-Theft Voluntary...


Sep 10, 2015, 18:46 ET CTIA-The Wireless Association Announces 2015 CTIA Awards Winners

On day two of Super Mobility 2015, CTIA–The Wireless Association® announced the winners of the Emerging Technology (E-Tech) Awards, Hot...


Mar 18, 2015, 16:12 ET CTIA-The Wireless Association® Statement After the CSRIC Working Group IV's Released Its Cybersecurity Report

After the Communications Security, Reliability and Interoperability Council (CSRIC) released its report on cybersecurity, CTIA-The Wireless...


Jan 29, 2015, 15:19 ET CTIA-The Wireless Association® Statement After the FCC Approved its Location Accuracy for Emergency Calls Order

The following statement should be attributed to CTIA-The Wireless Association® President and CEO Meredith Attwell Baker: "On behalf of CTIA...


Jan 29, 2015, 12:52 ET CTIA-The Wireless Association® Statement After the Conclusion of the FCC's AWS-3 Spectrum Auction

Please attribute the following statement to CTIA-The Wireless Association® President and CEO Meredith Attwell Baker: "The AWS-3 auction is...


Jan 16, 2015, 13:02 ET Americans Surveyed Reject Aggressive Network Neutrality Regulation for Mobile Broadband and Recognize the Competitive and Innovative Nature of Wireless Industry

A vast majority of Americans (78 percent) recognize that wireless is different from wired broadband services and warrant a different approach to...


Jan 14, 2015, 16:15 ET CTIA-The Wireless Association® Response to President Obama's Announcement on Broadband

 The following statement should be attributed to CTIA-The Wireless Association® President and CEO Meredith Attwell Baker: "CTIA applauds...


Dec 18, 2014, 17:31 ET CTIA-The Wireless Association® Statement on the FCC's CMRS Report

Please attribute the following statement to CTIA-The Wireless Association® Vice President of Regulatory Affairs Scott Bergmann: "The FCC's...


Oct 17, 2014, 12:34 ET CTIA-The Wireless Association® Statement After the FCC October Open Meeting

 After the FCC's October Open Meeting addressing wireless infrastructure deployment and new spectrum bands, CTIA-The Wireless Association®...


Oct 01, 2014, 13:21 ET CTIA-The Wireless Association® Statement After the Release of the Greenhill & Co. Report on 600 MHz Incentive Auction

After Greenhill & Co. released its report on the 600 MHz Incentive Auction, CTIA-The Wireless Association® Vice President of Regulatory...


Sep 10, 2014, 14:44 ET 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 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 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 Super Mobility Week September 9, 2014 (Day One) Keynotes and Events

The following is being released by...


Aug 08, 2014, 12:29 ET 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 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...


May 20, 2014, 12:46 ET 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 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 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...


Mar 31, 2014, 12:37 ET 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...