FCC must make everyone share burden of DTV

August 2002
Electronic Media;8/12/2002, Vol. 21 Issue 32, p10
Editorial. Focuses on the effort of the U.S. Federal Communications Commission on the digital television. Guidelines for television networks and cable operators for the shift to digital television; Possibility of losing digital television (DTV) licenses for stations failing to air digital operations; Elimination of running DTV operations at reduced power.


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