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- Digital: 5 more for the core. Mundy, Alicia // MediaWeek;02/23/98, Vol. 8 Issue 8, p6
Reports the move of the US Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to clean up rules on digital television (TV) licenses and examine cross-ownership of cable and direct broadcast satellite (DBS) services. Number of channels added by the FCC; Details on the channels added; Statement of Eddie...
- How long you in for? // Broadcasting & Cable;11/30/98, Vol. 128 Issue 49, p138
Editorial. Comments on the United States Federal Communications Commission's implementation (FCC) of guidelines for direct broadcasting by satellite (DBS) public interest set-aside required under the 1992 Cable Act. Concerns on the principles of set-aside; Details on the scheme.
- At long last, local. Albiniak // Broadcasting & Cable;11/29/99, Vol. 129 Issue 49, p4
Reports approval of a satellite delivery of local televisions in the United States. Opportunity of US television households to get local signals from DirecTV or EchoStar; Issuance of protection for broadcast signals imported via satellite from other markets; Costs for the television network...
- CABLE DECENCY TO TRUMP DTV. Triplett, William // Daily Variety;2/28/2006, Vol. 290 Issue 42/43, p2
The article reports that the U.S. Congress will likely face one vote on extending the U.S. Federal Communications Commission indecency authority over cable and satellite television. However, it may not be able to address issues concerning the transition to digital television. Top congressional...
- Cable Skips Program-Access Fight. Hearn, Ted // Multichannel News;10/21/2002, Vol. 23 Issue 42, p24
Reports on the court battle between the cable industry and the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) over rules of networks selling to direct- broadcast satellite providers in the U.S. Claims on the access to marquee networks; Details of the FCC ruling; Argument proceedings.
- Cable opposes access extension. Hearn // Multichannel News;12/13/99, Vol. 20 Issue 51, p5
Reports on the United States cable television industry's opposition to the 2002 extension of programming law that was key to the launch of the direct broadcast satellite industry. Law as banning cable operators from withholding satellite-delivered programming owned from multichannel video...
- As The Satellite Turns. Mundy, Alicia; Orsini, Patrica // Adweek Midwest Edition;06/14/99, Vol. 40 Issue 24, Cable p4
Discusses the status of cable television industry in the United States. Plans to enact laws that would result in tough competition for cable providers; Concerns over the retransmission fees asked by broadcasters from operators of digital broadcast by satellite.
- As the satellite turns. Mundy, Alicia // Adweek Eastern Edition;6/14/1999, Vol. 40 Issue 24, p4
Focuses on the satellite cable television reform bills proposed by the United States House of Representatives and the Senate and how the outcome would affect some direct broadcast satellite (DBS) operators. Broadcast lobbyists' concern over whether DBS operators must agree to retransmission...
- DAS Phase III: MSO Alliance heading towards Caveat route in multiple states. // Indiantelevision.com;1/8/2016, p1
The article discusses legal routes explored by the multi system operators (MSOs) due to shortage of set-top boxes for implementation of Digital Addressable System (DAS) Phase III. Topics include judicial route taken by Last mile operators (LMOs) to extend deadline given by Ministry of...