TITLE

HELLO AGAIN, SELECTABLE OUTPUT CONTROL, YOU ODD DUCK

AUTHOR(S)
ELLIS, LESLIE
PUB. DATE
May 2010
SOURCE
Multichannel News;5/31/2010, Vol. 31 Issue 22, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on the introduction of the selectable output controls (SOCs) which resulted from the negotiations between cable and consumer electronics companies in the U.S. The technology was resurfaced by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) on May 7, 2010. It mentions the granting of a waiver for a new business model by the FCC to interrupt the tenets of the agreement. The entitlement of the right to try a new distribution window is indicated in the article.
ACCESSION #
57197672

 

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