TITLE

Commisso Open to Web Distribution Fees

AUTHOR(S)
Hearn, Ted
PUB. DATE
May 2006
SOURCE
Multichannel News;5/15/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 20, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the recommendation from Mediacom Communications Corp. chairman and CEO Rocco Commisso that regulators should allow cable companies to charge fees to Web-based content, search and services firms that depend on fast data links to attract and retain online customers. Comments from Commisso on the role of the U.S. government in shaping an Internet market dominated by cable and telephone companies; Comparison between the House and Senate legislation that would address the issue.
ACCESSION #
20854489

 

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