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“arbitrary” FCC cable market share cap?

Posted by ecoshift on August 29, 2009

Just trying to protect the consumer from the results of ruinous competition. No doubt.


Court tosses “arbitrary” FCC cable market share cap – Ars Technica

“Cable companies are forbidden from controlling more than 30 percent of the pay TV market in the US, though the FCC refuses to include satellite broadcasters and new services like FiOS in its calculations—even after being ordered to do so by a federal court. The court has now vacated the entire rule, making media concentration Comcastic! once more.”

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