G’day, Listeners: Aussies Can Own AMs, FMs

Australian citizens living in Alaska for more than a decade can now hold 100% ownership of 29 AM or FM radio stations...

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ACA OK With Bevy Of ATSC 3.0 NPRM Queries

The proposed transition also raises many questions and concerns for ACA members, Matthew Polka asserts...

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FCC OK’s NPRM For Voluntary ATSC 3.0 Use

Comments on an NPRM alowing permissive use of the "Next Generation" broadcast TV standard, ATSC 3.0, is a go ...

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FCC Unanimously OK’s Eased Translator Siting

The siting rule for an FM fill-in translator rebroadcasting an AM broadcast station has been relaxed by the Commission...

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Do You Understand Your Channel-Sharing Deals?

Jessica Rosenthal, a longtime partner in the Corporate and Mass Media practice of Wiley Rein LLP, has plenty of tips and reminders...

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Why, And How, The FCC Can Extend EEO Reforms

MMTC says it's time for the FCC to break the walls between media, wireline and wireless when it comes to EEO enforcement...

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NAB: No More Burdens For Next-Gen TV

The FCC's February Open Meeting, set for Thursday, has emerged as a virtual boxing ring that pits the ACA against the NAB on ATSC...

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This Ex-FCC Commissioner Joins The NHMC

An FCC Commissioner from 1997 to 2001 has joined the National Hispanic Media Coalition (NHMC) as a Special Policy Advisor...

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ATSC 3.0 Vote Confirmed For FCC Open Meeting

A NPRM up for approval would let TV broadcasters use ATSC 3.0 on a voluntary, market-driven basis...

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Pai’s Personal Priority: AM Radio

The promotion of the vitality of radio starts with the Commission's push for AM's future...

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What Are Pai’s Views On Radio’s Future?

In the midst of a high-tech revolution, broadcast radio continues to thrive, says FCC Chairman Ajit Pai...

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House E&C Leaders Praise Spectrum Auction

CBS opts not to sell any full-power stations in auction, due to low values presented ...

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‘Keep Forward Momentum’ As FCC Auction Ends

While the $19.63B bidding total might not be eye-popping, a K Street think tank calls the spectrum auction a success...

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No April Fool: Spectrum Auction Ends March 30

Bidding in the Assignment Phase of the Forward Auction, a.k.a. "Auction 1002," is set to start on Monday, March 6...

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FCC Media Bureau Sets A New Chief Engineer

A longtime engineer who holds a Juris Doctor from Georgetown is now Chief Engineer of the FCC's Media Bureau...

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