Nothing But Static Over 700 MHz Spectrum
- China facing a digital dilemma. Jones, Arthur; Hansen, Jeremy // Variety;3/4/2002, Vol. 386 Issue 3, p28
Reports that the national government of China and the special administrative government of Hong Kong are in disagreement over which digital television broadcasting standards to adopt. Year when Hong Kong will shut off its analog television broadcasting; Plan of Hong Kong authorities to adopt...
- Policies towards DTT in the Community of Madrid during 2008 and 2009. Salvat-Martinrey, Guiomar // Revista Latina de ComunicaciÃ³n Social;dec2010, Vol. 13 Issue 65, p1
The introduction and development of Digital Terrestrial Television (DTT) in the Community of Madrid respond to the need of adjusting broadcasting to the new technological requirements, and to the firm, very ambitious and carefully designed political objective of making the Community of Madrid...
- DTV deadline looms. Bloomfield, Larry // Broadcast Engineering;Oct99, Vol. 41 Issue 11, p16
Deals with the digital television transition in the United States on November 1, 1999. Events that will be observed on the said date; Causes cited for not being ready for the transition on time; Comments from Lauren Colby, an attorney in Frederick, MD.
- IBM Wins U.S. Bid For Settop Boxes. Albiniak, Paige // Broadcasting & Cable;8/20/2007, Vol. 137 Issue 33, p12
The article reports that IBM has been awarded a bid from the National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) for a $120 million contract to provide converter boxes that would allow analog television sets to convert digital signals. The article describes a program that would...
- FCC starts to make headway on 700 MHz. Forsgren Weaver, Heather // RCR Wireless News;1/29/2001, Vol. 20 Issue 5, p25
Focuses on the actions taken by the United States Federal Communications Commission to try to clarify the transition from analog to digital television broadcasting and when the wireless industry will have access to those channels.
- Make way for wireless. Albimiak, Paige // Broadcasting & Cable;11/20/2000, Vol. 130 Issue 48, p56
Reports that United States President Bill Clinton's administration plans to speed up the implementation of third-generation wireless communication systems in the country as of November 20, 2000. U.S. Federal Communications Commission Chairman William Kennard's call on television broadcasters to...
- Digital Television: What Went Wrong? Thierer, Adam // Consumers' Research Magazine;Dec2001, Vol. 84 Issue 12, p30
Discusses the public policy failure on high-definition digital television in the United States. Arguments of broadcasters on their need for spectrum; Options for the return of the analog spectrum to the government.
- No help. // Broadcasting & Cable;7/15/96, Vol. 126 Issue 30, p82
Editorial. Comments on the decision of the American cable television industry to oppose the adoption of a federal standard for digital television. Industry's argument against the standard; Protectionist behavior of the National Cable Television Association (NCTA).
- Digital date is in transition. Gough, Paul J. // Hollywood Reporter;1/9/2009, Vol. 408 Issue 5, p6
The article reports that the shift to digital TV in the U.S. might be extended further, with the incoming U.S. administration urging Congress on to push back the February 17, 2009 transition date. The move to digital will affect nearly 8 million TV households that rely on the over-the-air analog...