TITLE

IPTV and FCC regulations

AUTHOR(S)
Krauss, Jeffrey
PUB. DATE
October 2005
SOURCE
CED;Oct2005, Vol. 31 Issue 10, p42
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the regulations imposed by the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) on Internet-based services. Rules of FCC that requires broadcasters and cable operators to transmit closed captions to viewers; Impact of FCC rules on Internet Protocol television; Problems of FCC rules on broadcasting.
ACCESSION #
18505592

 

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