FCC Rule: Set-Top Killer?

Spangler, Todd
May 2010
Multichannel News;5/3/2010, Vol. 31 Issue 18, p22
Trade Publication
The article reports on the impact of the proposed AllVid specification by the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) on the MPEG-2-Based digital set-top. Accordingly, the proposed specification could ban the pay television set-top box if it would be enacted as a regulation. It notes that AllVid is intended for providing common way to access cable, satellite, and telephone company television services.


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