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Oh No, FCC Changes Channels: What to Do With All Those Off-Air Antennas

Get ready to re-scan most off-air TV antennas as new FCC changes force broadcast channels to change frequencies.

Fred Harding · August 6, 2019

Revisit All Your Mic and Communications Installs: FCC Auctions Could Kill Them

The latest FCC spectrum auction and T-Mobile win could cause trouble for wireless microphone devices in the 600 MHz band.

Fred Harding · March 7, 2018

Cybersecurity Liability: Who’s to Blame if One Bad IoT Device Topples the Whole Network?

The state of IoT cybersecurity: UL says smart-home integrators and manufacturers share liability when IoT systems are hacked, warns home-tech industry to implement guidelines and best practices.

Jason Knott · December 12, 2017

FCC Threatens to Invoke Mandatory Cybersecurity Testing

FCC issues a white paper warning the commercial IoT industry that it had better address cybersecurity risks with testing, authentication safeguards and best practices or manufacturers will face extreme government interaction… and soon!

Jason Knott · January 26, 2017

Integrator Designs, Builds His Own Replacement Cable TV Set-Top Box

FCC’s ‘Unlock the Box’ initiative enables CE pro to create 4K-capable cable set-top box replacement with DVR integration, Apple TV compatibility and access to OTT and locally shared file content.

Jason Knott · July 27, 2016

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