TITLE

FCC Accelerates a Tuner Mandate

AUTHOR(S)
Hearn, Ted
PUB. DATE
June 2005
SOURCE
Multichannel News;6/13/2005, Vol. 26 Issue 24, p30
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the actions taken by the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to accelerate the distribution of TV sets with over-the-air digital tuners as of June 13, 2005. Modifications made by FCC to its rules that would require all midsized digital TV (DTV) to have DTV tuners; Deadline of the phase-in approach of FCC to DTV tuner mandate; Effect of the mandate on the pricing of TV sets.
ACCESSION #
17323545

 

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