FCC Accelerates a Tuner Mandate

Hearn, Ted
June 2005
Multichannel News;6/13/2005, Vol. 26 Issue 24, p30
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.


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