TITLE

DTV Transition Inches Closer

AUTHOR(S)
Rockwell, Mark
PUB. DATE
July 2005
SOURCE
Wireless Week;7/1/2005, Vol. 11 Issue 14, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the efforts of the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) and the U.S. Congress to mobilize the transition of digital television (DTV). Information on the compliance deadline set by the FCC for the equipment of televisions with digital tuners; Significance of the move according to Commissioner Jonathan Adelstein; Possible impact of the DTV transition on the wireless communication industry according to Ovum vice president Roger Entner.
ACCESSION #
17510398

 

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