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Biography for Paul Gluckman

Paul Gluckman, Executive Senior Editor, is a 30-year Warren Communications News veteran having joined the company in May 1989 to launch its Audio Week publication. In his long career, Paul has chronicled the rise and fall of physical entertainment media like the CD, DVD and Blu-ray and the advent of ATSC 3.0 broadcast technology from its rudimentary standardization roots to its anticipated 2020 commercial launch.

Recent Articles by Paul Gluckman

House Antitrust Bills Send ‘Terrible Message to Entrepreneurs’: Shapiro

The House Judiciary Committee's antitrust package targeting big tech, set to be marked up Wednesday, “is an existential threat to our competitiveness,” CTA President Gary Shapiro told the Media Institute Tuesday. “The bills would effectively prohibit acquisitions by our largest…Subscribe to Read >>

Warner Predicts Cybercrimes Reporting Bill in Weeks

Mark Warner, D-Va., is confident the Senate Intelligence Committee he chairs will produce "strong" bipartisan legislation “within the next couple of weeks” on mandatory reporting of cyberattacks, he told an Axios webinar Thursday. He hopes the Biden administration endorses the…Subscribe to Read >>

Right-to-Repair Advocates Deem FTC Report a ‘Slam Dunk’

The FTC finding that OEM restrictions on independent third-party repairs have “diluted” consumer protections in the 1975 Magnuson-Moss Warranty Act (MMWA) was a “slam dunk” for right-to-repair advocates, Repair Association Executive Director Gay Gordon-Byrne told us. Commissioners vowed in Thursday's…Subscribe to Read >>

‘Scant Evidence’ to Justify OEM 3rd-Party Repair Curbs: FTC

Manufacturer repair restrictions have “diluted the effectiveness” of consumer protections in the 1975 Magnuson-Moss Warranty Act (MMWA), steering consumers into manufacturers’ repair networks “or to replace products before the end of their useful lives,” said the FTC’s long-awaited report to…Subscribe to Read >>

T-Mobile ‘the Grinch’ for CDMA Shutdown Plan, Says Ergen

Dish Chairman Charlie Ergen let loose Thursday at T-Mobile and CEO Mike Sievert for their defense of plans to shut down the legacy CDMA wireless network by year-end (see Ref:2104140036]). T-Mobile’s potential to disenfranchise millions of customers makes the carrier…Subscribe to Read >>