FCC Abandons CableCARD, Navigation Devices Rule Review

September 8, 2020

In the category of “forgotten but not gone,” the Federal Communications Commission Friday ended its decades-long attempt to regulate video navigation devices as part of the set-top box landscape. Its ruling also eliminated CableCARD support and reporting requirements by cable operators, recognizing that cable industry deployment and use of CableCARDs have been “disappointing.”

Read more at: https://www.nexttv.com/news/fcc-abandons-cablecard-navigation-devices-rule-review



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