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Cable Operators Embrace OTT
About 33% of cord cutters would have stayed with their pay-TV provider had it provided a Netflix-style complement, according to a recent Parks Associates study. However, whether merely integrating an outsider’s subscription video on demand service or trying to launch one themselves, operators may be chagrined to discover that they must weaken one of their points of competitive differentiation, say observers.
Jun 15th, 2018
FCC to stop Title II based Net Neutrality Internet regulation June 11
The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) will enact its “Restoring Internet Freedom Order” June 11, it announced today. The order, which will roll back the Title II based “Net Neutrality” regulation of Internet service provision enacted during the Obama Administration under former FCC Chairman Thomas Wheeler, was approved December 14, 2017 by a 3-2 vote among FCC commissioners along party lines.
May 10th, 2018
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ZTE halts major operations after ban on access to U.S. components
Chinese communications technology supplier ZTE revealed in an exchange filing yesterday that it has ceased what it termed “major operating activities” in the wake of a U.S. Department of Commerce decision to shut off its access to U.S. sourced components and software. The company, along with the Chinese government, has requested the ban be lifted or modified. There currently is no sign that the department’s Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS), which imposed the ban, plans to relent in the face
May 10th, 2018