FCC Plan Eases Fears
- Network Children's Educational TV Sought in Group's FCC Petition. Heard, Alex // Education Week;9/14/1981, Vol. 1 Issue 2, p4
This article reports on petitions filed by the Washington Association for Television and Children with the U.S. Federal Communications Commission to deny license renewals for network affiliates for their failure to fulfill their obligations to children. The move is part of the group's strategy...
- Proposed Rules: FEDERAL COMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION. // Federal Register (National Archives & Records Service, Office of;12/11/2013, Vol. 78 Issue 238, p75306
The article presents a notice from the Federal Communications Commission (FTC) in the U.S. regarding the petition for the rulemaking filed by Alabama Educational Television Commission (AETC). It notes that the licensee of station WBIQ television channel 39 in Birmingham, Alabama, has proposed...
- FCC Pushes DTV Standards. McConnell, Bill // Broadcasting & Cable;3/31/2003, Vol. 133 Issue 13, p20
Reports that the U.S. Federal Communications Commission has asked manufacturers to create labels for digital television (DTV) antennas as of March 2003 in the U.S. Benefits of labeling the DTV antennas for consumers; Reasons for the government not to establish receiver performance standards.
- Satellite squabble stirs up homeowner association. McGee, Kimberley // Las Vegas Business Press;09/23/96, Vol. 13 Issue 52, p3
Reports on the controversy over the Federal Communications Commission ruling on antennae and satellite dishes on the roof of homes. Difficulty faced by homeowner associations to relinquish control over the issue; Benefits of the ruling for satellite service companies.
- Station M&A: Wait Till Next Year. Malone, Michael // Broadcasting & Cable;4/12/2010, Vol. 140 Issue 15, p22
The article forecasts the slow activity of mergers and acquisitions (M&A) in the television broadcasting and cable industry given the gap between buyers and sellers. Risks associated with M&As include the mix in strained network-affiliate relations and the proposed broadcast spectrum plan of the...
- OVS wrap-up. // Broadcasting & Cable;8/05/96, Vol. 126 Issue 33, p18
Reports on the impending completion of open video systems rules and rules preempting local restrictions on satellite receiving dishes and television antennas, by the US Federal Communications Commission.
- Don't Give Up On the Kids. // Broadcasting & Cable;2/28/2011, Vol. 141 Issue 9, p19
The article focuses on several U.S.-based television stations which see an opportunity in filling their stations' educational-programming quotas. Kids TV has been dominated by cable networks which is driven by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) requirement. Litton Entertainment will...
- Modern Times. Becker, Duane // Pacific Northwesterner;Apr2012, Vol. 56 Issue 1, p32
The article discusses the announcement made by the U.S. Congress and the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) in the 1990s to converts all the television stations of the U.S. into the digital high definition television broadcasting by 2002. It mentions that KHQ, television broadcasting...
- CW affiliate KWBA in danger of failing if not combined with KGUN 9. Hatfield, David // Inside Tucson Business;3/31/2008, Vol. 17 Issue 43, p6
The article reports on the potential failure for the TV station KWBA 58 if it cannot complete its announced sales to Journal Broadcast, which already owns KGUN 9 and four local radio stations in Tucson, Arizona. With the application filed with the Federal Communications Commission, Journal has...