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Apr 23, 2014 / 03:18PM
Breaker, Breaker: FCC Proposes 150 MHz for CB Radio
The commission proposed rules for the Citizens Broadband Radio Service in a Further Notice of Proposed Rulemaking that advances the commission’s efforts to meet the growing demand for spectrum by proposing to make 150 MHz available in the 3.5 GHz band.
Apr 18, 2014 / 12:34 AM
FCC Outlines Incentive Auction R&O on May Meeting Agenda
Broadcast TV reception will be preserved for the same viewers, rather than the same number of them, after next year’s spectrum incentive auction.
Apr 15, 2014 / 02:00 PM
Mic Companies Await FCC Auction Rules
Having lost access to the 700 MHz band a few years ago, wireless microphone operators are now eyeing the FCC’s proposed broadcast TV spectrum incentive auction with understandable trepidation.
Mar 31, 2014 / 12:27PM
FCC Limits Retrans and JSAs
No joint retrains for top four stations.
Mar 24, 2014 / 01:24PM
Repacking Report Summary From Fletcher, Heald and Hildreth's Steve Lovelady
Comments on the Widelity Report are due April 21.
Mar 17, 2014 / 11:27AM
Broadcast Indecency Complaints Drop
The number of consumer complaints about broadcast indecency, as well as interference, is dropping. The FCC received 1,520 indecency/obscenity complaints for 2013 and 2,181 in 2012.
Mar 13, 2014 / 01:15PM
FCC Revisits Multilingual EAS
After Hurricane Sandy, the commission heard how important it was to ensure non-English speaking listeners and viewers can get emergency information.
Mar 11, 2014 / 02:36PM
FCC Upholds $4,800 EAS Fine Against KFSD-AM
The FCC upheld a $4,800 fine against North County Broadcasting Corp. for not having working EAS gear at KFSD-AM, Escondido, Calif. The licensee had asked the commission to reconsider, saying it couldn’t pay the fine.
Mar 06, 2014 / 02:45PM
FCC Preparing to Act on Media Ownership
The FCC is preparing to act on some aspects of its media ownership rules at its public meeting later this month. For now, all rules remain in place.
Mar 06, 2014 / 05:00 AM
Wireless Mic Vendors Aim at Moving Target
Despite the FCC’s recent announcement that it is pushing the incentive auction for the 600 MHz band into early 2015—as well as vociferous lobbying by pro audio manufacturers and users— the auction appears inevitable.
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