TITLE

Foes square off on broadcast-flag issue before FCC

AUTHOR(S)
Weaver, Heather Forsgren
PUB. DATE
January 2006
SOURCE
RCR Wireless News;1/30/2006, Vol. 25 Issue 5, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the issue of authorizing the U.S. Federal Communications Commission by the Congress to require a broadcast flag in digital television transmissions. A broadcast flag is a coding that would prevent the indiscriminate copying of content sent over the air. The American Library Association and other organizations sued to stop the movement.
ACCESSION #
19790095

 

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