Plan Plants Red Flags

Eggerton, John
March 2010
Multichannel News;3/22/2010, Vol. 31 Issue 12, p26
The article focuses on the reactions of the cable and broadcast communities on the national broadband plan of the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC). Republican commissioner Robert McDowell says that the plan would make the Internet Service Providers (ISPs) exposed to common carrier-style mandatory access regulations. The cable operators also comment on some changes proposed by the FCC on the CableCard conditional-access regime, expressing that it was difficult to use.


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