The FCC May Redefine ‘Television’ to Include the Internet

September 30, 2014 in Technology

 

 

The proposal could create new competition to cable providers like Comcast.

The Federal Communications Commission is considering whether to treat certain online video services the same way it treats cable and satellite TV providers.The move would help the online services get cheaper access to major network programming and could allow them to become stronger competitors to the dominant pay-TV providers like Comcast.