The Commission adopts captioning quality standards and technical compliance rules to ensure that video programming is fully accessible to individuals who are deaf and hard of hearing through the provision of closed captioning.
Month: February 2014
New Closed Captioning Rules for Video Programming
New FCC Rules allowing “Moment method” computer modeling of nearby AM towers now in effect
On August 14, 2013, the Commission adopted the Third Report and Order in MM Docket No.93-177, which adopted rules to provide a single protection scheme for tower construction and modification near AM tower arrays and designate “moment method” computer modeling as the principal means of determining whether a nearby tower affects an AM radiation pattern. Continue reading “New FCC Rules allowing “Moment method” computer modeling of nearby AM towers now in effect”