No Analog Viewer Left Behind?
- NCTA asks for set-top waiver. // CED;Oct2006, Vol. 32 Issue 10, p8
The article reports on the request of the National Cable and Telecommunications Association (NCTA) to the U.S. Federal Communications Commission to delay the enforcement of a mandate that prohibits the deployment of digital set-tops with embedded security by cable operators on July 1, 2007. The...
- Broadband: Digital Levels in the Aeronautical Bands. Hranac, Ron // Communications Technology;Jun2010, Vol. 27 Issue 6, p3
The article discusses the use of digital signals in channel lineups by cable television operators in the U.S. It focuses on the maximum allowable signal levels for operating on aeronautical frequencies. It states that the signals carried in the aeronautical bands and the direction of signal...
- FCC extends digital box deadline. // CED;Jun2003, Vol. 29 Issue 6, p12
Reports on the U.S. Federal Communications Commission's (FCC) extension of a deadline that would ban cable operators from deploying digital set-tops with integrated encryption and conditional access technologies. Cable industry's request for the FCC to remove the ba; Reasons behind the...
- Gauging the D in VOD. McConnell, Bill // Broadcasting & Cable;01/24/2000, Vol. 130 Issue 4, p24
Discusses the United States Federal Communications Commission's cable television competition report for the year 1999. Customer demand for digital television services; Digital television as a source of revenue for cable television companies.
- Kennard pushes cable DTV. McConnell, Bill // Broadcasting & Cable;02/21/2000, Vol. 130 Issue 8, p20
Focuses on the urgency of adopting digital and cable television interoperability standards in the United States. Reaction of Federal Communications Commission chairman William Kennard to delays in standard formulation; Issues on labelling and duplication of digital programs as hindrances; Role...
- FCC to seek input on cable carriage. Halonen, Doug // Electronic Media;9/2/2002, Vol. 21 Issue 35, p8
Focuses on the requirements of the Federal Communications Commission for cable operators carrying broadcast digital television signals in the U.S. Need for cable operators to carry only the station's primary video signal; Adoption of rules for digital television technology transition;...
- FCC Plans to Tackle Digital Must-Carry. Hearn, Ted // Multichannel News;01/08/2001, Vol. 22 Issue 2, p1
Reports on the plans of the United States Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to tackle issues that involve cable carriage of digital TV signals. Attempt to accelerate the phase-out of analog service; Holding of an agency meeting on January 11, 2000; Deadline for action on digital...
- Public TV is Slow to Convert. // Multichannel News;5/5/2003, Vol. 24 Issue 18, p30
Focuses on the deadline announced in the United States to begin transmitting digital-television signals on May 1, 2003. Extension sought by many cable operators with the Federal Communications Commission.
- Kennard Aide: FCC near must-carry decision. Hearn, Ted // Multichannel News;01/31/2000, Vol. 21 Issue 5, p3
Reports on cable television industry's battle with broadcasters over mandatory carriage of digital television signals in the United States. Details of the issue on digital must-carry; Need for the US Federal Communications Commission to interfere with the issue.