FCC to modernise cable TV definition

Friday 19 December 2014 | 23:08 CET | News
The Federal Communications Commission has adopted a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking that asks for comment on how to modernise the definition of a multichannel video programming distributor to reflect that video services are no longer tied to a particular distribution technology. The Commission proposes to interpret the definition of an MVPD to include providers that make multiple linear streams of video programming available for purchase, regardless of the technology used to distribute the programming. This is an important step in making sure the Commission's regulations accommodate the

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite / Internet
Companies: FCC
Countries: United States
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