Comfort food, comfort technology

Dick, Brad
August 2008
Broadcast Engineering;Aug2008, Vol. 50 Issue 8, p10
Trade Publication
The article presents the author's views on the digital television (DTV), which is considered as favorite technology of people. The author viewed that DTV is young technology and portable applications have yet to be perfected. It is opined that DTV is the best service and it covers everyone and all areas.


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