Hearn, Ted
January 2007
Multichannel News;1/8/2007, Vol. 28 Issue 2, p18
The article reports on the initiatives promulgated by the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to provide consumer protection against fraud brought by cable operators. The FCC tried to bring market competition among cable companies and ordered them to isolate their conditional-access scrambling technology with the creation of the CableCard used by subscribers connected to digital cable services.


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