Microsoft Attorneys Tackled STB Issues With FCC


As of Oct. 6, official conversations with FCC staff by outside parties regarding their thoughts — and concerns — on Chairman Tom Wheeler‘s much-debated TV set-top box proposal became permissible. That’s when the Commission released a public notice stating that it has lifted the sunshine period prohibition on the proposal.

It’s now known that representatives of Microsoft Corp. spoke with Commission staff on Oct. 13 to discuss the presently tabled rule proposal.

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Adam R Jacobson is a veteran radio industry journalist and advertising industry analyst with general, multicultural and Hispanic market expertise. From 1996 to 2006 he served as an editor at Radio & Records.