TITLE

Must-carry technical fallout

AUTHOR(S)
Krauss, Jeffrey
PUB. DATE
February 2008
SOURCE
CED;Feb2008, Vol. 34 Issue 2, p42
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The author reflects on the significance of material degradation on cable industry in the U.S. He noted that cable operators have several options to accomplish the downconversion which include delivering a high definition television program. He believed that the cable operators will be happy if the broadcaster delivered them a special analog feed.
ACCESSION #
28716356

 

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