60 Lawmakers Voice Concerns to Wheeler About FCC Set-Top Box Proposal

The lawmakers said that if the FCC passed the rules in the proposal it “will jeopardize the incredible evolution of video distribution...

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In Possible Threat to Must-Carry, GAO Says Broadcast License Phase-out Feasible

The General Accountability Office has concluded that phasing out cable and satellite statutory licenses for the retransmission of broadcast content...

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FCC Releases 126 MHz Clearing Target

The Federal Communications Commission today released its clearing target for the TV spectrum incentive auction.

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FCC Seeks Comment on ATSC 3.0 Petition

As promised, FCC chairman Tom Wheeler has moved swiftly to seek comment on a proposal by broadcasters to deploy the new ATSC 3.0 transmission...

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Spectrum, the hidden economic gold mine unused by government

With mobile data usage growing off the charts in recent years, the wireless age is fully upon us.

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FCC Says Pre-Auction Expenses Can Be Reimbursed to Stations that Have to be Repacked After the Incentive Auction

Can expenses incurred by a TV station now in making moves to prepare for the post-incentive auction repacking of the TV spectrum be...

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Study: TV Is Dominant News Source

That is according to a study by the Media Insight Project, a partnership of The Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs...

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Wheeler: Video Competition Threatened By Pay TV Providers

FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler once again took aim at pay-TV providers as the snake in the potentially virtuous circle...

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PTC Asks FCC to Overhaul TV Content Ratings

Looking at the TV ratings system almost 20 years in, the Parents Television Council does not rate it highly, saying there are virtually no shows rated as suitable for the...

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Does the FCC Use the Online Public File to Spot Rule Violations?

In a Notice of Apparent Liability released yesterday, the FCC proposed to fine a TV station $20,000 for being late in the filing of 4 years...

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