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Converter-Box Conspiracynew

It's been one week since the digital television transition deadline. Did you get your analog-to-digital converter box yet?
Jackson Free Press  |  Ken Stiggers  |  06-26-2009  |  Comedy

Kill Your Antennanew

The DTV transition doesn't affect you. And we shouldn't be doing it anyway -- we should get all the spectrum back from the TV companies and use it to extend internet access to everyone.
Portland Phoenix  |  Jeff Inglis  |  01-14-2009  |  Media

New Mexico is Not Ready for Digital TVnew

In May, Nielsen Company rated the Albuquerque-Santa Fe media market as the 9th worst prepared for the transition. By October, the ranking had actually worsened: the region's audiences are the 6th worst prepared of the nations top 56 media markets. Nearly 13 percent of households in the area are "completely unready" and 10 percent are "partially unready."
Santa Fe Reporter  |  Dave Maass  |  12-11-2008  |  Movies

Don't Believe the Digital TV Hypenew

The transition to digital was supposed to revolutionize free TV. So what's with the high-def reruns?
Sacramento News & Review  |  Cosmo Garvin  |  10-09-2008  |  Media

Millions of Americans Remain Confused and Misinformed About Coming Digital-TV Transitionnew

On February 17, 2009, the United States launches an ambitious digital-TV transition, requiring all full-power broadcast stations to scrap their analog transmissions in favor of digital-only signals. Yet surveys indicate that the American populace is thoroughly confused about the change.
San Antonio Current  |  Gilbert Garcia  |  05-21-2008  |  TV

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