TITLE

FCC Rule: Set-Top Killer?

AUTHOR(S)
Spangler, Todd
PUB. DATE
May 2010
SOURCE
Multichannel News;5/3/2010, Vol. 31 Issue 18, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
50387852

 

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