The FCC said it has reached a key target of potential available spectrum in its upcoming auction of broadcast airwaves, an indication of robust interest among TV stations. The agency said that it had…
Major changes are coming to American television and the way Americans get it. That wasn’t exactly the message Federal Communications Commission chairman Tom Wheeler set out to deliver in addressing…
In recent years, the NAB Show opening keynotes have been marked by rancor and suspicion toward the FCC, hostility to pay TV and patriotic rhetoric about the vital role of broadcasting in American…
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KCETLink, which was owner of Los Angeles’ flagship PBS affiliate until it went independent in 2011, said that it has reached an agreement with public educational station KLCS-TV to share a single…
The FCC’s webpage went dark on Tuesday, film permitting by the National Park Service was on hold and hearings on Capitol Hill were either postponed or cancelled on the first day of the government…
The road for Aereo will come to an end, at least with respect to getting its hands on valuable TV programming without paying for it.
Tom Wheeler, President Obama’s nominee to be the next chairman of the FCC, faced pointed questions on regulatory overreach and TV indecency from Republicans at a Senate confirmation hearing on…
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Exiting FCC chairman Julius Genachowski steers clear of Aereo dispute in Q&A session at NAB. He also defends FCC's role in auctioning broadcast spectrum.
LAS VEGAS – Verizon chairman-CEO Lowell McAdam said Tuesday that in answer to cord-cutting and consumer pressure the TV industry should be open to the idea of a-la-carte cable subscriptions. Speaking…
The sales bounty is coming as the government embarks on an ambitious but untested plan to entice flailing stations to put their spectrum up for auction.