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- 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...
- 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.
- FCC Rule: Set-Top Killer? Spangler, Todd // Multichannel News;5/3/2010, Vol. 31 Issue 18, p22
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...
- 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.
- Broadband policy. Draughon, Richard Scott // Information Executive;Sep99, Vol. 3 Issue 9, p6
Comments on the policy conundrum in the Internet broadband debate in the United States. Federal Communications Commission broadband policy; Open access to cable networks for independent Internet service providers.
- CABLE OPEN ACCESS AND DIRECT ACCESS TO INTELSAT. Katkin, Kenneth // Case Western Reserve Law Review;Fall2002, Vol. 53 Issue 1, p77
Focuses on the legal controversy over 'cable open access,' whether cable television operators should be required to transmit the signals of their competitors' unaffiliated Internet service providers. Natural monopoly; Similarity to the controversy over access to the INTELSAT Satellite System;...
- NCTA Wants Cable-Ownership Caps Changed. Hearn, Ted // Multichannel News;12/17/2001, Vol. 22 Issue 51, p26
Cites the Federal regulators to review cable-system ownership limits and place a new emphasis on a given stakeholders actual level of management control. Examination on the size of cable companies; Decision of the Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit to void an FCC cable...
- Waiver's In the Cards. Spangler, Todd // Multichannel News;1/26/2009, Vol. 30 Issue 4, p30
The article reports that Cablevision Systems Corp. was permitted by the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) in January 2009 to extend its distribution of smart cards set-tops from NDS Group PLC until 2010. FCC has allowed Cablevision to continue as long as it simultaneously enforces a...