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- FCC Outlines Repacking Techniques. DOUG LUNG // TV Technology;
The article discusses the guidelines of the independent U.S. agency Federal Communications Commission (FCC) for repacking of television channels after the adoption of the interference calculation software TVStudy. It informs that the guidelines describe how stations could be assigned to channels...
- Directional antennas: There are no criteria for low-power stations. Markley, Don // Broadcast Engineering;Sep2006, Vol. 48 Issue 9, p50
The article focuses on the criteria set by the U.S. Federal Communications Commission for directional antennas. Directional antennas at full-power television stations were mainly used to transmit a signal over a desired area. The commission's criteria focused more on the proposed service than...
- Cable's Holy War. Mundy, Alicia // MediaWeek;05/15/2000, Vol. 10 Issue 20, p14
Focuses on the support of the United States Federal Communications Commission for Time Warner on retransmission consent. Highlights of the 2000 National Cable Television Association convention; Speakers at the event; Issues discussed.
- MORE TV STATIONS KILLING ANALOG TRANSMISSIONS BEFORE DTV CUTOFF. Tribbey, Chris // Home Media Magazine;3/23/2009, Vol. 31 Issue 12, p8
The article reports on a list of television (TV) stations that will shut down their analog transmissions before the June 12, 2009 deadline, released by the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) on March 17, 2009. It states that the stations will join about 600 other stations that have...
- Anarchy for the masses. McGoldrick, Paul // Broadcast Engineering;Oct2005, Vol. 47 Issue 10, p168
Suggests that the U.S. government stop allocating broadcast licenses and leave that to the market. How television broadcasting piracy in Italy spawned a VHF/UHF TV transmitter industry which is now major competition in some sectors for U.S.-based manufacturers.
- Powell to Broadcasters: Seek New Law. Hearn, Ted // Multichannel News;04/09/2001, Vol. 22 Issue 15, p30
Reports on the United States Federal Communications Commission's (FCC) decision that the law guarantees carriage of just one broadcast signal for television stations. Need for broadcasters to bargain with multiple system operators (MSO) over the carriage of additional television station...
- Common Sense. // Broadcasting & Cable;6/6/2011, Vol. 141 Issue 23, p32
The author reflects on the rules pose by the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) in the television (TV) broadcasting. The author notes that the retransmission consent rule by the FCC in cable operators and broadcasters could result to access failure in TV station signal. The author...
- Stage set for new stations. Halonen, Doug // Electronic Media;2/11/2002, Vol. 21 Issue 6, p1
Focuses on the regulations of the United States Federal Communications Commission for the creation of television (TV) stations. Requirement of using COFDM, a digital TV transmission technology; Comparison between COFDM and 8VSB TV transmission technology; Increase of TV bidders.
- THE BLACK AND WHITE OF WHITE SPACES. Ellis, Leslie // Multichannel News;6/22/2009, Vol. 30 Issue 25, p22
The article focuses on the disadvantage of occupying a vacated channel by the broadcasters in the U.S. This vacated real estate spaces are known as white spaces. Occupying white spaces has been viewed to cause interference in the air digital television (TV) transmissions. The Federal...