Comcast Set-Top Appeal Denied

Spangler, Todd
May 2008
Multichannel News;5/19/2008, Vol. 29 Issue 20, p112
The article reports that the U.S. Court of Appeals rejected the request of Comcast Corp. for a review and affirmation of the Federal Communications Commission's denial of its waiver to integrated set-top ban. The denied request for a waiver for limited-function boxes includes Motorola's DCT700. Sena Fitzmaurice of Comcast stated that despite disappointments, they will continue to deploy digital services to their consumers.


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