TITLE

BEST OF MULTICHANNEL.COM

PUB. DATE
November 2011
SOURCE
Multichannel News;11/7/2011, Vol. 32 Issue 42, p29
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers news briefs related to the U.S. television broadcasting as of November 2011. Google Inc. is planning a subscription television service in its experimental fiber-to-the-home network in Kansas City, Kansas in 2012. Bob Riordan, senior vice president (VP) at advertisement sales group of DirecTV Inc. will resign. Republican legislators have introduced the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) process-reform bills which will require FCC to justify its regulations.
ACCESSION #
69625662

 

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