Media convergence - Communications Committee Contents


APPENDIX 4: GLOSSARY


A short glossary of the acronyms used in this Report is shown below:
ASAAdvertising Standards Authority
AIPAdministered Incentive Pricing
ATVODAuthority for Television On Demand
AVMSAudiovisual Media Services Directive
BARBBroadcasters' Audience Research Board
BBCBritish Broadcasting Corporation
BBFCBritish Board of Film Classification
DTTDigital terrestrial television
EPGElectronic programme guide
HzHertz
ISPInternet service provider
MHzMegahertz
ODPSOn demand programme service (as defined in the AVMS)
OFCOMThe Office of Communications
PCCPress Complaints Commission
PEGIPan European Game Information
PSBPublic service broadcaster / broadcasting
TBCTo be confirmed
TVTelevision
UHFUltra high frequency
VoDVideo on demand
VSCVideo Standards Council
WoCCWindow of Creative Competition



 
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