TITLE

Powell: Give 'Em a Box Break

AUTHOR(S)
Hearn, Ted
PUB. DATE
March 2005
SOURCE
Multichannel News;3/14/2005, Vol. 26 Issue 11, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the stance of U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) chairman Michael Powell on the deadline for the termination of the deployment of integrated set-top boxes in the U.S., as of March 2005. Background on existing FCC rules on channel-surfing and conditional-access functions; Conditions attached to the extension of the deadline; Advantages of the application of a unidirectional multistream CableCARD for cable television subscribers.
ACCESSION #
16402981

 

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