Your cable company just won a major battle, thanks to Trump

The idea behind the set-top box unlocking, which was introduced and championed by Obama’s FCC chair, Tom Wheeler, was to allow more choice and competition in set-top boxes. Just as you don’t have to rent a cable modem from your ISP any more, you shouldn’t have to to rent the cable boxes from your cable company. – Chris Mills, BGR http://ift.tt/2jzWmKS