Growth In Store for HD
- Digital TV picture scrambled. Merrion, Paul // Crain's Chicago Business;05/04/98, Vol. 21 Issue 18, p4
Reports that WJYS-TV/Channel 62 claims that it will lose viewers in the Chicago area, in the transition to high-definition television. Information on an appeal by independent stations in relation to channel assignment; Comments from Charles DeCourt, director of broadcast operations and...
- How to lead a viewer to HDTV. Spring, Greg // Electronic Media;06/07/99, Vol. 18 Issue 23, p8
Focuses on demonstrations launched by television broadcasters in the United States to raise television viewers' awareness to high definition television (HDTV) technology. Case example of the promotion of WFAA station in Dallas, Texas; Production of programs shot in HDTV.
- Europe wants variety. Donohue, Steve // Electronic Media;10/04/99, Vol. 18 Issue 40, p12
Reports that European viewers care less about high-definition television than channel choices. Results of the Digital Terrestrial Action Group survey; Best use of the digital terrestrial spectrum; Target date for the marketing of the medium.
- Big screens, small minds. Shales, Tom // Electronic Media;07/31/2000, Vol. 19 Issue 31, p4
Reflects on the future of high definition television (HDTV) in the United States. Attitudes of television viewers that could affect the future of HDTV; Reasons behind the failure of the viewing public to appreciate the benefits of HDTV.
- The King, in Absentia. Consoli, John // MediaWeek;04/17/2000, Vol. 10 Issue 16, p20
Focuses on the slow response of viewers and advertisers to high definition television (HDTV). Claim of television networks about HDTV; HDTV programs that interest consumers to buy sets; Price of HDTV sets.
- Ofcom: Media consumption shifts from TV. Turner, Mimi // Hollywood Reporter -- International Edition;8/24/2007, Vol. 400 Issue 48, p8
The article presents information on the findings of a report on Great Britain's Â£50 billion electronic communications sector. The report, published by media regulator Ofcom, says that average daily Internet use in 2006 was up 158% from 2002, and time spent on mobile phones was up 58%. More...
- Think yourself a sharper TV picture. // New Scientist;10/3/2009, Vol. 204 Issue 2728, p21
The article discusses research on the influence of expectations on television viewers' perception. It references a study conducted in Denmark and published in a 2009 issue of the journal "Computers in Entertainment." A description of the methodology of the study is offered. Sharper and more...
- Grand plan for Europe. Valentin, Marc // TVB Europe;Jan2005, Vol. 14 Issue 1, p27
The article focuses on issues related to the introduction of high definition (HD) television in Europe. If the issues surrounding the introduction of HD were solely concerned with the remarkable quality of the pictures then the battle would have been won long ago. And certainly the typical...
- I've Been to the Mountin' Top: Tips for Hanging Your HDTV. Tynan, Dan // PCWorld;Sep2005, Vol. 23 Issue 9, p122
This article offers advice on placing a flat-panel high-definition TV. A tape measure, a dry-wall saw, a power drill, and a stud finder, an electronic gadget that helps locate the wood framing in walls are needed. Users have to screw the mount into the studs; otherwise, their Oat screen might...