TITLE

FCC Tweaks CableCard Rules

AUTHOR(S)
Eggerton, John
PUB. DATE
January 2011
SOURCE
Multichannel News;1/31/2011, Vol. 32 Issue 5, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the decision of the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to improve its CableCard rule and issue corrections and clarifications to its card orders. The new rule allows operator-supplied, low-cost, one-way set-top boxes to have an internet-protocol interface. FCC expresses that the amendment clarifies that operators are subject to its CableCard support rules .
ACCESSION #
57690604

 

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