Not all delays are bad, at least not according to the FCC and many observers when it comes to the incentive spectrum auction originally expected by year-end ’14. New agency head Tom Wheeler indicated in a blog post that the auction is likely to happen in mid-’15. Read on for the reasons for the delay, industry reactions to the new timeline and M&A chatter.

More top stories in today’s CableFAX Daily:

It’s a busy week on the Hill. Here’s what’s in store.
The SEC Network announced a brand campaign to roll out next year prior to launch.
CTAM is ending its 3-decade-old Mark Awards. The association comments.

The Daily


Spot Spending Returning, Shifting to OTT

After a rapid decline in spend, agencies and broadcasters are seeing rebounds in many spot spending categories.

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