TITLE

FCC Order Adds Time To '05 Set-Top Sunset

AUTHOR(S)
Hearn, Ted
PUB. DATE
April 2003
SOURCE
Multichannel News;4/28/2003, Vol. 24 Issue 17, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that the U.S. Federal Communication Commission (FCC) extended the January 2005 ban on deployment of integrated set-top boxes. Extension of the deadline by 18 months or until July 2006; Reason of extension of the ban by FCC; Facilities offered in the set-top boxes.
ACCESSION #
9630472

 

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