The Connect America Fund Phase II cost model might be one of the last things chmn Julius Genachowski works on—and we’re hearing that the final version could be released before the chmn’s departure. The decision will be made at the bureau level. The Wireline Bureau will still need to work on specific inputs, along with which it will use to set Phase II support amounts to be offered to price cap carriers. But groups like ACA have concern regarding the bureau’s proposals.

More top stories in today’s CableFAX Daily:

Sinclair is getting bigger. The broadcaster will buy Fisher Comm stations in a deal valued at about $373mln. Here is how that might affect MVPDs.
NBC Sports Net began streaming its 1st-ever live TV Everywhere content Thurs night to Cablevision, Comcast, Suddenlink and Verizon FiOS customers.
The FCC should refrain from imposing text-to-911 compliance deadlines until solutions have been developed and tested and are commercially available, said one MVPD.

The Daily


Tubi Implements Internet ID Tech

Tubi has implemented third-party cookie alternative Unified ID 2.0 . The technology serves as a connective tissue between relevant

Read the Full Issue
The Skinny is delivered on Tuesday and focuses on the cable profession. You'll stay in the know on the headlines, topics and special issues you value most. Sign Up


Jul 16
Diversity List – 2021 Nominations Due: July 16, 2021
Sep 10
Most Powerful Women – 2021 Nominations Due: Sept 10, 2021
Dec 7
Most Powerful Women CelebrationSave the Date!
Full Calendar


Seeking an INDUSTRY JOB?

Hiring? In conjunction with our sister brand, Cynopsis, we are offering hiring managers a deep pool of media-savvy, skilled candidates at a range of experience levels and sectors, The result will be an even more robust industry job board, to help both employers and job seekers.

Contact for more information.