Analog Slashed in Chicago

April 2007
Multichannel News;4/16/2007, Vol. 28 Issue 16, p4
The article reports that Comcast, the biggest multiple-system operator, plans to eliminate on July 1, 2007 the analog transmission of 38 channels on its expanded-basic tier throughout its systems in Chicago, Illinois. The implications of Comcast's move for its operations and customers are also discussed. Comcast aims to appease disgruntled subscribers by emphasizing benefits of all-digital service over analog.


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