NAB Chides Microsoft’s TV White Spaces ‘Empty Promises’


NAB Deputy General Counsel Patrick McFadden has offered his response to a new attempt by Microsoft to overturn recently adopted FCC rules that allow broadcasters to further the deployment of NextGen TV services through the voluntary rollout of ATSC 3.0.

In his view, Microsoft’s request submitted to the Commission can’t hide its “empty promises” to deploy TV white space devices.

We’ve got our thoughts on Microsoft’s plan … er, folly … too. It’s another RBR+TVBR OBSERVATION, and it appears below the rest of this story for Members Only.

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