Posts Tagged ‘Consumer Protection’
As we announced this morning in our press release, CTIA and the wireless industry are pleased to work with the FCC on their “Wireless World Travel Week” to inform consumers on what they should do before they travel internationally. For those who are staying close to home, but want to know how to manage their [...]
Throughout May, we have been posting various videos, podcasts and updates on our blog about the important issue of wireless responsible use. While today’s children are benefiting tremendously from digital and mobile technologies and services, some kids may choose to use their mobile devices and services in an inappropriate or irresponsible manner. In light of [...]
The wireless industry joins parents in their commitment to wireless child safety by working with organizations such as the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children and providing adults with some simple tips to educate children about responsible wireless use.
On day two from the keynote stage, CTIA President and CEO and The Wireless Foundation President Steve Largent announced the launch of a multi-year, national education campaign called “Be Smart. Be Fair. Be Safe: Responsible Wireless Use.” Together with kids, parents, expert educators, The Wireless Foundation and our members, CTIA has developed the Be Smart. [...]
For those of you who have children like me, we don’t need studies to tell us that our kids are increasingly using their mobile devices for everything from sending a text to updating their social network profiles. A couple of weeks ago, we filed comments to the FCC highlighting the role wireless plays in empowering [...]
As part of a worldwide effort to promote safer and more responsible use of online technology and mobile devices among youth, CTIA-The Wireless Association® and The Wireless Foundation® will join more than 60 countries to recognize Insafe’s 7th Annual Safer Internet Day on Tuesday, February 9th. This year’s theme, “Think B4 U Post!” is focused [...]