New law authorizing FCC regulation of advertising loudness
Wed Dec 15 21:44:27 EST 2010
On 12/15/2010 8:41 PM, Garrett Wollman wrote:
> to prescribe a regulation limiting the
> volume of audio on commercials transmitted by television broadcast
> stations, cable operators, and other multichannel video programming
I was under the impression that what people experienced during
commercials was simply increased density of audio or increased average
modulation. Is there actual over-modulation that is being addressed?
That doesn't sound illegal, just noisy.
Really? This all sounds dumb, pun intended. Government.
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