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FCC channel-sharing rules don't have enough flexibility, group says


  • TVNewsCheck (free registration)

The Federal Communications Commission's rules for channel sharing after the spectrum incentive auction do not offer "the necessary flexibility" for broadcasters, the Expanding Opportunities for Broadc… Read More

RelayTV targets millennials with social TV platform


  • Advanced Television

Nearly three-quarters of millennials still watch television on a legacy TV set, but they increasingly are turning to alternative platforms to decide what to watch, a report says. Service providers suc… Read More

Report: Qualcomm entry to shake up 4G chipset pricing


  • DigiTimes

Qualcomm's introduction of the Snapdragon 210 processor for entry-level 4G Long-Term Evolution smartphones will prompt pricing competition among 4G LTE chipsets in China, industry sources say. The new… Read More

SanDisk rolls out 512GB SD card for Ultra HD video


  • Digital Trends

SanDisk has introduced the Extreme PRO SDXC UHS-I memory card, priced at $800, which provides 512 gigabytes of data storage and supports Ultra HD video. The card complies with the Secure Digital stand… Read More