TITLE

NCTA: Emergency response

AUTHOR(S)
T. L. P.
PUB. DATE
December 2008
SOURCE
CED;Dec2008, Vol. 34 Issue 12, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the developments of the National Cable & Telecommunications Association (NCTA) in the U.S. in 2008. It mentions that the organization has joined the fight for a mandatory period on retransmission discussions ahead of the digital transition. It adds that the NCTA helps eke some practical concessions of the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) on white space technology.
ACCESSION #
35519281

 

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