Ops Challenge FCC's Set-Top Rules In Court
- Inside The Beltway 11/09/12. // CT Reports;11/9/2012, p1
The article offers information on the paperwork associated with the television set-top boxes (STBs) which has filed at the U.S. Federal Communications Commission by Charter Communications Inc. (CCI). It mentions that CCI urges for a two-year abandonment of the agency's set-top integration ban....
- CEA, TiVo Oppose Charter Waiver. EGGERTON, JOHN // Multichannel News;5/27/2013, Vol. 34 Issue 21, p2
The article offers information that the Consumer Electronics Association and TiVo Inc have launched a two-year set-top box waiver. It states that the waiver was issued by the U.S. Federal Communications Commission to Charter Communications Inc. to test downloadable security. It mentions that the...
- Charter Continues Pursuit Of CableCard-Free Platform. BAUMGARTNER, JEFF // Multichannel News;8/11/2014, Vol. 35 Issue 30, p26
The article informs that Charter Communications, in a filing with the U.S Federal Communications Commission has told about a successfully lab-tested silicon for a set-top devices in order to develop a downloadable security platform. Topics discussed include special-use personal computer cards...
- The Hidden Cost of Cable. // Consumer Reports;Nov2015, Vol. 80 Issue 11, p12
The article discusses the issues of high cost of cable television payed by cable customers in the U.S. along with topics including a report by U.S. senators, Ed Markey & Richard Blumenthal on need of a monopoly on set-top boxes (STB) by cable firms & ban on STB by Federal Communications Commission.
- The Waive: NCTA Wants FCC Set-Top Rules Delayed. // CableFAX Daily;8/17/2006, Vol. 17 Issue 159, p1
The article reports on the request of the National Cable and Telecommunications Association from the U.S. Federal Communications Commission to delay rules pertaining to set-top boxes. The association stated that the possible consequences of the ruling for cable customers. It wants the agency to...
- BLOWING it upâ€¦. Baumgartner, Jeff // CED;Jun2005, Vol. 31 Issue 6, p38
The article reports on the conditional access (CA) system and its existence in the U.S. market. The cable industry in the nation is exploring the concept of downloadable security in the place of using CA systems hardware into the set top. When the Federal Communications Commission of the nation...
- FCC PROPOSES TO UNLOCK SET-TOPS. EGGERTON, JOHN // Broadcasting & Cable;2/1/2016, Vol. 146 Issue 5, p6
The article discusses on the proposal of the U.S. government independent agency Federal Communications Commission to open up with information appliance device set-top box for easy access of Internet content.
- Cable Ops Ready for Change As STELA Takes the Stage. EGGERTON, JOHN // Multichannel News;3/10/2014, Vol. 35 Issue 10, p4
The article reports that the U.S. broadcasters are criticizing the reauthorization of the Satellite Television Extension and Localism Act. It discusses the features of the act including allowing cable operators to negotiate re-transmission consent separately with a station and continues the...
- 'Worldbox' Could be CableCard's Successor. BAUMGARTNER, JEFF // Multichannel News;1/12/2015, Vol. 36 Issue 2, p27
The article presents brief information on Worldbox, a hybrid IP/QAM set-top video platform from Charter Communications.