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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

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 >>

C-Band Won’t Be an ‘Overnight’ Deployment, Cautions Harmonic CEO

Harmonic signed seven new streaming customers in Q1, most of them new to the Harmonic software-as-a-service platform, said CEO Patrick Harshman on a quarterly earnings call Monday. The new signings brought to 97 the number of media companies using Harmonic’s…Subscribe to Read >>

No New Documents Populate USTR’s Section 301 Administrative Record

Nearly 600 pages comprise two administrative record indexes, one “non-confidential” (in Pacer), the other “confidential” (in Pacer), filed Friday with the U.S. Court of International Trade by government defendants in the massive Section 301 litigation challenging the lawfulness of the…Subscribe to Read >>

Auto Sector’s Abrupt Recovery Taxed Chips Supply Everywhere: ST CEO

First-quarter global demand “continued to accelerate” in all the semiconductor end markets STMicroelectronics serves, “following the already faster and stronger than expected restart of demand” that began in 2020's Q3, said CEO Jean-Marc Chery on a Q1 call Thursday. “In…Subscribe to Read >>