Dems: COVID-19 Bill Should Include Saving T-Band for First Responders

Sen. Ed Markey leads charge to pass Don’t Break Up the T-Band Act Sen. Ed Markey…

ViacomCBS, BeIN Media Complete Miramax Deal

$375M deal gives ViacomCBS 49% of movie, television studio ViacomCBS said it has completed the purchase…

FCC Waives More Regs on Video Relay Services

Cites shortage of ASL interpreters The FCC has further loosened the regulations on telecommunications relay services–specifically…

Disney to Begin Employee Furloughs on April 19

Non-essential workers will continue to receive benefits The Walt Disney Co., one of the media companies…

FCC Waives TV, Radio Ad Disclosure Rules for COVID-19 PSAs

Will extend until June 30 The FCC has waived its advertising disclosure rules for COVID-19 public…

NIPPON TV UNVEILS NEW UNSCRIPTED GAME SHOW FORMAT “MUTE IT!”

TOKYO, JAPAN – April 3, 2020 – Airing to stellar ratings in Japan, Nippon Television Network…

Not all Altice USA cable techs getting COVID-19 premium pay

Altice USA is giving premium pay to its customer-interfacing employees during the coronavirus crisis, but not…

FCC Extends Deadline for MVPD Truth-In-Billing Mandate

Comes about same time Dems were urging enforcement on schedule Citing the pandemic and MVPD’s crucial…

Virtual MVPD Subscriber Satisfaction Rises to 76%

Leichtman Research Group says the amount of users very satisfied with their live-streamed pay TV service…

Markey, Eshoo Urge FCC to Keep to June Truth-in-Billing Enforcement

Suggest it is a critical consumer protection A pair of Democratic legislators are pushing back on…