You can locate a ham radio operator by searching for the name or call sign in the Federal Communications Commission license register at You can often locate foreign operators by searching on You can fi... More » Technology Audio Equipment

Common area codes linked to cell phone scams are found in a warning article on the website of the Federal Communications Commission, according to the FCC. The Better Business Bureau has a list of more numbers in their ce... More » Government & Politics Crime

Various federal and state agencies offer licensing programs for commercial businesses, depending on the business location and industry, according to the U.S. Small Business Administration. To view the agencies that offer... More » Business & Finance Real Estate

A ham radio call sign is a combination of letters and numbers that identifies licensed radio amateurs and their license locations. Call signs consist of a prefix that identifies the location and a suffix that is unique t... More » Technology Audio Equipment

Under Federal Communications Commission, or FCC, regulations, it is illegal to increase the power output of any CB, or citizen's band, radio. Power output of CB radios is limited to 4 watts only. More »

The requirements for antennas designed to operate with a ham radio depend on what bands the operator wishes to access. Height, size and configuration are primary considerations for any antenna designed to work with a ham... More » Technology Audio Equipment

Renew a ham or amateur radio license by completing the form online at the Federal Communications Commission’s Universal Licensing System or by submitting a paper application. The FCC accepts renewal applications 90 days ... More » Technology Audio Equipment