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01.27.16
The FCC is going to war over set-top boxes
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The FCC is going to war over set-top boxes

The commission is hoping to implement the long-delayed AllVid rules to open up the cable market.

By D. Cooper,   01.27.16
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10.14.12
FCC to allow encryption of basic cable, with a few strings that Boxee approves of
10.14.12

FCC to allow encryption of basic cable, with a few strings that Boxee approves of

As you might expect, the cable industry has been taking measures to protect its business by asking...

By B. Drawbaugh,   10.14.12
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07.30.11
AllVid still seems like a dream, but new CableCARD rules go into effect soon
07.30.11

AllVid still seems like a dream, but new CableCARD rules go into effect soon

It's no surprise that a government entities' own deadlines are never met, but while the FCC's Bro...

By B. Drawbaugh,   07.30.11
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05.17.11
Fox's latest anti-AllVid FCC filing suggests new pay-TV service is coming to gaming consoles
05.17.11

Fox's latest anti-AllVid FCC filing suggests new pay-TV service is coming to gaming consoles

Forgotten what AllVid is already? Click here for more detail on the standard companies like Googl...

By R. Lawler,   05.17.11
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02.18.11
Google, Best Buy, Sony and others form alliance to defend FCC's proposed 'AllVid' standard
02.18.11

Google, Best Buy, Sony and others form alliance to defend FCC's proposed 'AllVid' standard

We've already seen Sony, TiVo and others come out in support of the FCC's proposed CableCard replac...

By D. Melanson,   02.18.11
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08.06.10
Cablevision promises TV, VOD streaming to iPads, other networked devices -- but only at home
08.06.10

Cablevision promises TV, VOD streaming to iPads, other networked devices -- but only at home

We suppose the good news is that Cablevision COO Tom Rutledge mentioned the intent is to bring all o...

By R. Lawler,   08.06.10
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07.15.10
Sony, TiVo, NCTA and others chime in on CableCARD's replacement
07.15.10

Sony, TiVo, NCTA and others chime in on CableCARD's replacement

The FCC has been unsuccessful in spurring competition in the set-top box market since Congress pass...

By B. Drawbaugh,   07.15.10
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07.14.10
Google is the latest to support the FCC's new IP video gateway
07.14.10

Google is the latest to support the FCC's new IP video gateway

The FCC is currently accepting comments about the replacement for CableCARD and amongst the usual s...

By B. Drawbaugh,   07.14.10
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04.29.10
CableCARD or AllVid, software choice is the key to innovation
04.29.10

CableCARD or AllVid, software choice is the key to innovation

Microsoft and Apple don't agree on much but one point they do agree on is software is key to the suc...

By B. Drawbaugh,   04.29.10
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