Google Versus Cable Clash Fixed as U.S. Moves on Set-Top Box

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  • FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler said to seek vote on new standards
  • Most subscribers rent boxes from their video provider today

Regulators are moving to help give pay-TV customers alternatives to renting set-top boxes from their video suppliers, setting up a battle pitting new tech giants including Google Inc. against established providers led by Comcast Corp. and AT&T Inc.

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