FCC Rule: Set-Top Killer?
- Pol Prods FCC to Target Signal Bleed. Hearn, Ted // Multichannel News;10/15/2001, Vol. 22 Issue 42, p24
Reports the fact sheet released by the Federal Communications Commission to block adult sex channels in the United States. Description and definition of signal bleed and legal means enclosed in the fact sheet; Availability of television sets with V-chips to cable subscribers; Perspectives...
- GOODBYE TRU2WAY, HELLO TO 'ALLVID' Ellis, Leslie // Multichannel News;5/3/2010, Vol. 31 Issue 18, p22
The article reports on the implication behind the implementation of the AllVid specification proposal of the U.S. Federal Communication Commission (FCC) in the commercial retail market.
- FCC likely to tackle access. // Broadcasting & Cable;11/17/97, Vol. 127 Issue 47, p18
Announces the Federal Communications Commission's plan to propose revisions to its program access rules for cable television, at its November 25, 1997 meeting. Background on the rules.
- $30 & Up. // Time;1/6/1958, Vol. 71 Issue 1, p49
The article reports that the U.S. Federal Communications Commission has received its first application for the pay-television (TV), wherein, viewers will be charged 30 dollars a year for watching TV shows as requested by Philadelphia Broadcasting Co. Inc.
- FCC Asks Networks a Lot of Questions. Hearn, Ted // Multichannel News;4/15/2002, Vol. 23 Issue 15, p24
Focuses on the efforts of the U.S. Federal Communications Commission to change the cable-system ownership rules. Details on the survey of the agency on the operations of cable operators; Determination of number of subscribers for a network to survive; Response of cable operators to the survey.
- Telcos Dial Into the Call for Retrans Reform -- Loudly. EGGERTON, JOHN // Multichannel News;8/31/2015, Vol. 36 Issue 30, p2
The article reports on the response of pay-per-view program providers to the request of the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) for comments on the state of video competition in the U.S. and mentions the providers' concerns on the retransmission fees of video programs.
- Open-access back in FCC's lap. McConnell, Bill // Broadcasting & Cable;07/03/2000, Vol. 130 Issue 28, p14
Updates on the cable open-access issue in the United States. Carriage of unaffiliated Internet providers over cable companies' broadband networks; Federal Communications Commission's (FCC) review of the impact of a court decision blocking municipal governments from imposing open-access rules.
- FCC Reminds Operators Of 'Buy-Through' Sunset. // Multichannel News;10/15/2001, Vol. 22 Issue 42, p24
Reports the notice issued by the Federal Communications Commission to cable operators in the United States. Enforcement of the 10-year exemption of the programming-purchase restriction of the Commission; Rate regulations imposed to the operators.
- FCC moves on cable caps. Bloomfield, Larry // Broadcast Engineering;Apr2001, Vol. 43 Issue 4, p20
Reports that the United States (U.S.) Court of Appeals dismissed the U.S. Federal Communications Commission's restrictions on the number of subscribers cable operators can serve. Reasons for the ruling of Judge Stephen Williams on vertical limits; Overview of the restrictions; Cable companies...