May 20 2013
Background A “sports blackout” is when a sports event that was scheduled to be televised is not...
Online Public Inspection File Access and Information
August 03 2012
Below are links to sites with information and guidance for online public inspection files.
Media Bureau Events and Workshops
August 02 2012
Below is a listing of the tutorials the Media Bureau has conducted on a variety of subjects...
Frequently Asked Questions by Topic
July 17 2012
Below is a list of topics that link to Frequently Asked Questions and responses.
Captioning of Internet Video Programming
June 13 2012
Background Closed captioning is the visual display of the audio portion of video programming....
2012 Cable Industry Price Survey Download Site
May 25 2012
The new Web-based electronic filing system is now available. The filing deadline to submit the...
License Renewal Applications for Television Broadcast Stations
March 13 2012
Renewal of licenses for commercial and noncommercial TV broadcast stations, Class A TV broadcast...
FCC Broadband Initiatives
August 25 2011
Background The new President and Congress have given the Federal Communications Commission (FCC)...
Broadcast Information Specialists
July 27 2011
The Commission has designated two Broadcast Information Specialists, one in the Media Bureau’s...
The V-Chip: Putting Restrictions on What Your Children Watch...
May 25 2011
Background The V-chip allows parents or other caregivers to block programming on their...