Craig Birkmaier wrote:
So in conclusion, I must ask Cliff, why he thinks it is the responsibility of the FCC to guarantee things work?So the public can still have a reasonable expectation that any TV set they buy will actually work.
Do you think we don't need an FDA to guarantee us safe peanut butter?
Obviously we have a brain dead digital broadcast system because the brain dead FCC rubber stamped a standard created by a handful of industry insiders with one goal in mind:To produce $ billions in ongoing royalty streams for technologies that should have been in the public domain that are now hopelessly dated.
$ame question, different department:Why are the same people who caused the current financial crisis in charge of fixing it? Isn't that the way it works here in the U$?
It ha$ alway$ been and will alway$ be about the money.