Citations with the tag: DIGITAL television
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- Digital TV on home run.
B.S. // Telecommunications - International Edition; Dec97, Vol. 31 Issue 12, p34
Reports on the effects of the introduction of digital television in Europe. Convergence of personal computer with the television; Necessity of box prices subsidy; Digital technology as the future of television.
- Digital satellite system TV--What's it all about?
Smith, Doug // All Hands; Sep95, Issue 941, p34
Focuses on the features of the digital satellite system television. Brief history of the system; DirecTV's emphasis on traditional cable channels; USSB's concentration on providing movie channels; Kinds of channel offered by the two companies; Limitations of the system; Cost of having a digital...
- The digital TV movement: Can this revolution stall?
Marks, Alexandra // Christian Science Monitor; 7/9/98, Vol. 90 Issue 157, p3
Looks at digital television broadcasting in the United States in 1998. Conflict concerning the so-called must carry strategy, which will force cable broadcasters to transmit digital signals; Government mandates which are aimed at increasing digital acceptance; Technical issues to be resolved;...
- Sensible about spectrum.
Marks, Alexandra // Christian Science Monitor; 2/25/97, Vol. 89 Issue 62, p20
Editorial. Discusses the implications of the United States switching from analog broadcasting to digital broadcasting of television. Financial and budgetary stakes when broadcasters go digital; What could reduce the cost of television political advertising.
- Set-top-box chip sets evolve for digital TV.
Kempainen, Stephen // EDN; 04/09/98, Vol. 43 Issue 8, p97
Focuses on the chip sets which will be used in set-top-boxes (STBs) and converter boxes for use with digital television. Information on an initiative to standardized digital STBs; Reluctance of broadcasters to embrace digital television; Value of digital television; General STB architecture;...
- Free DTV licenses given.
Myers, Jacqueline // Quill; Apr97, Vol. 85 Issue 3, p5
Reports on the Federal Communications Commission's vote to give every television station in the United States a second channel for broadcasting digital television signals.
- TV goes digital.
Myers, Jacqueline // Science World; 02/07/97, Vol. 53 Issue 9, p18
Focuses on digital television (TV) and how it will affect the way people watch television. Problems with existing TV networks; Binary broadcast; Functions of future software programs of enhancing the way TV can be manipulated. INSET: Invent a new technology!..
- TV GOES DIGITAL.
Norlander, Britt // Science World; 12/8/2008, Vol. 65 Issue 7, p4
The article reports on the switch to digital television in the U.S. starting February 17, 2009.
- Digital TV.
O'Brien, George // BusinessWest; Jun97, Vol. 14 Issue 2, p30
Focuses on the prospects for digital television. Features of digital television; Features of the government's plans to adopt digital television; Reaction by broadcasters to the development of digital television; Difference between digital television and high definition television; Implications...
- New year, new opportunities.
Dick, Brad // Broadcast Engineering; Jan1997, Vol. 39 Issue 1, p6
Editorial. Emphasizes the lack of guarantee for financial success and high broadcast ratings with the use of color television and shift to digital television. Increase in number of sophisticated viewers; Availability of entertainment sources providing more options;.
- How stations are facing the DTV upgrade.
Tadzynski, Steve // Broadcast Engineering; Oct97, Vol. 39 Issue 11, p12
Focuses on how television station and network engineers in the United States plan to upgrade to digital television. Rebuilding of network origination operations; Antenna setup concerns; Identification of affiliates that must be built-out in 18 months.
- The future of digital production, from field to broadcast.
Pierceall, Rich // Broadcast Engineering; Dec97, Vol. 39 Issue 14, p82
Focuses on the future of digital production in television broadcasting. Future equipment purchasing decisions; Elements of electronic news-gathering (ENG) editing; Line of portable ENG production equipment; Field of applications for the digital equipment.
- DTV: Broadcasting or datacasting?
Libin, Louis // Broadcast Engineering; Feb98, Vol. 40 Issue 2, p30
Discusses opportunities for taking advantage of the digital capacity of the digital television (DTV) channel. Potential revenue from datacasting; DTV systems' use of packetized transport technology; Types of equipment to be used in DTV.
- Predicting DTV coverage.
Markley, Don // Broadcast Engineering; Feb98, Vol. 40 Issue 2, p62
Describes filing requirements for digital television (DTV) and the ability to predict the DTV service area. Table of allotments of the US Federal Communication Commission's sixth report and order; Concern on directional patterns; Lobe shape changes of television stations; Description of a DTV...
- Progressive or interlace: What will you do?
Libin, Louis // Broadcast Engineering; Mar1998, Vol. 40 Issue 3, p43
Focuses on the digital television system in the United States. Significant advance over the NTSC television standard; Utilization of digital compression, packetization and 8VSB modulation; Reliance on multiple video formats. INSET: TV manufacturers to showcase HDTVs at NAB..
- Bright future for DTV.
Libin, Louis // Broadcast Engineering; Mar1998, Vol. 40 Issue 3, p294
Presents a graph showing projected household penetration of digital television in the United States from 1999 to 2006.
- Server clustering for broadcast digital video.
Christenson, Tom // Broadcast Engineering; Mar1998, Vol. 40 Issue 3, p320
Focuses on the advantages of utilizing MediaCluster in digital television applications. Network of directly connected video servers that act as a single server; Unique level of fault resilience; Flexibility of the system.
- My digital is better than your digital.
Dick, Brad // Broadcast Engineering; May98, Vol. 40 Issue 5, p10
Editorial. Focuses on the digital television formats being adopted by television networks in the United States. Projections on competition among networks; Overview of competition among commercial network stations in Kansas City, Missouri; Importance of programming against the importance of...
- For DTV, stations want encoders/decoders and video servers.
Bloomfield, Larry // Broadcast Engineering; May98, Vol. 40 Issue 5, p14
Presents a graph showing year-by-year purchasing plans on digital television products encoders/decoders and video servers from 1997 to 2005.
- Frame grab.
Bloomfield, Larry // Broadcast Engineering; Aug98, Vol. 40 Issue 9, p44
Presents a chart showing how consumers in the United States view digital television (DTV). Importance of DTV broadcast attributes.
- This is a test...
Krauss, Jeffrey // CED; Jun2003, Vol. 29 Issue 6, p82
Discusses the delivery of emergency alert messages as a digital bit-stream within a digital television channel in the United States. Development of Emergency Alert Message for Cable; Partnership for Public Warning's development of a National Strategy for integrated Public Warning Policy and...
- So you want to be a DTV service provider?
Lowe, Stephen // TVB Europe; Feb97, Vol. 6 Issue 1, p44
Discusses the feasibility in providing digital television (DTV) services. Time, money, and reputation investment in DTV; Interactive property of DTV; Choice between an MPEG-2 or DVB compliant system in the delivery of DTV services.
- DTV obstacles and benefits.
Waters, George // TVB Europe; Apr98, Vol. 7 Issue 3, p1
Presents information on digital television in Europe. Main advantages brought by digital television; Consequences of the increased number of program providers; Discussion on technical quality on television.
- Digital television broadcast Europe.
Ringrose, Fergal // TVB Europe; Apr98, Vol. 7 Issue 3, p6
Focuses on the European digital television broadcasters. Information on the NAB 1998 broadcasting industry event.
- Water on the moon.
Lowe, Stephen // TVB Europe; Apr98, Vol. 7 Issue 3, p36
Reports the problems in the delivery system of digital television services. How broadcasters deliver their products; Question on where to market digital television services.
- French digital TV market gets going with Paramount.
Koranteng, Juliana // Electronic Media; 10/07/96, Vol. 15 Issue 41, p45
Reports that due to a deal between Paramount Television Group, a consortium of French media and telecommunications companies, the digital television market in France is set to come out from under the shadow of its German counterpart. Value of the 10 year deal; Who Paramount signed the deal...
- Stations cringe as they figure tab for digital.
Halonen, Doug // Electronic Media; 12/9/96, Vol. 15 Issue 50, p3
Focuses on financial concerns of television station executives over the complete switch to digital television. Comments from John Larkin, vice president and general manager of NBC affiliate KTVZ-TV; Prediction of the National Association of Broadcasters.
- Digital TV: New threat for cable?
Hall, Lee // Electronic Media; 1/20/97, Vol. 16 Issue 4, p32
Discusses the effect of digital broadcast satellite (DBS) and Digital television on the cable industry at the 1997 National Association of Television Programming Executives' (NATPE) convention. Benefits of Digital technology; Comments from Jessica Reif, managing director and media analyst at...
- Experts say cable's digital future bright.
McConville, Jim // Electronic Media; 08/18/97, Vol. 16 Issue 34, p3
Focuses on the development of digital cable television in the United States. Uncertainty about digital cable television's progress; Reference to the `Digital Television Summit,' a three day conference sponsored by Paul Kagan Associates in New York City, New York in August 1997; Views of Paul...
- It's decision time.
McConville, Jim // Electronic Media; 08/18/97, Vol. 16 Issue 34, p10
Editorial. Discusses the issue of digital television in the United States. Views of Preston Padden, the president of American Broadcasting Company (ABC) Television on digital television; Speech given by Padden at the Kagan Digital Television Seminar; Call for other television networks to make...
- Field testing reveals troubling digital quirks.
Hatch, David // Electronic Media; 10/13/97, Vol. 16 Issue 42, p1A
No abstract available.
- White House digital panel under way.
Hatch, David // Electronic Media; 10/27/97, Vol. 16 Issue 44, p1A
No abstract available.
- Texas Cable Show abuzz with digital.
McConville, Jim // Electronic Media; 02/23/98, Vol. 17 Issue 9, p2
No abstract available.
- Getting digital together.
McConville, Jim // Electronic Media; 03/09/98, Vol. 17 Issue 11, p9
Opinion. Presents information on the trend of technology going digital. Details on the problems related with going digital; Reason the problems with the technology are going to affect the consumers product; Why the release of the digital technology is not going to be delayed despite the problems.
- Bob Wright: Approaching digital's future.
McConville, Jim // Electronic Media; 03/09/98, Vol. 17 Issue 11, pD1
Presents an exert from a speech by Bob Wright on the future of digital technology. Information on the problem related to the conversion to digital technology; Reference to the inconsistencies with the industry format for the technology; How cable operators plan to use the technology; Reason for...
- Digital panel looking for a compromise.
Hatch, David // Electronic Media; 04/20/98, Vol. 17 Issue 17, p4
Reports on a proposal made by the White House advisory committee for digital television broadcasters to opt for its recommendations in relation to public-interest obligations. Comments made by co-chairman, Norm Ornstein, resident scholar at the American Enterprise Institute; Implications of the...
- The new status symbol: Digital TV.
Hatch, David // Electronic Media; 04/20/98, Vol. 17 Issue 17, p22
Looks at who will be the first consumers to purchase a digital television set. Stereotype of the first consumers; Comments made by Frank McCann, spokesman for Thomas Consumer Electronics; Details on consumer adoption of new media.
- Key lawmakers urge move on digital TV.
Hatch, David // Hudson Valley Business Journal; 7/08/96, Vol. 7 Issue 5, p25
No abstract available.
- Digital deal diminishes auction opposition.
Fleming, Heather // Broadcasting & Cable; 12/02/96, Vol. 126 Issue 50, p7
Discusses impact of the computer industry's withdrawal of its support on efforts for the auctioning of the digital television (TV) spectrum. Motivation on digital TV spectrum-auction proponent US Senator John McCain; Potential for a deficit reduction; Possibility of changes on the...
- Compromise reached on V-U digital rift.
McConnell, Chris // Broadcasting & Cable; 02/03/97, Vol. 127 Issue 5, p15
No abstract available.
- All ahead full.
McConnell, Chris // Broadcasting & Cable; 02/03/97, Vol. 127 Issue 5, p98
No abstract available.
- Ready and not, here comes DTV.
McClellan, Steven; Dickson, Glen // Broadcasting & Cable; 03/09/98, Vol. 128 Issue 10, p28
Focuses on digital television broadcasting in the United States. Authorization for television stations to have digital channels by the Federal Communications Commission; Problems that broadcasters have with delivering the service to viewers; Identification of networks expected to broadcast both...
- HDTVs: One (big) size will fit all.
Tedesco, Richard; Dickson, Glen // Broadcasting & Cable; 03/09/98, Vol. 128 Issue 10, p42
Focuses on digital television set formats. Information on 1080 I HDTV projection sets; Information on sets displayed at the Consumers Electronics Show in January, 1998; Cost of large-screen televisions introduced by some manufacturers; Why manufacturers are interested in marketing the...
- Intel broke ranks, but computer coalition holds.
Tedesco, Richard // Broadcasting & Cable; 03/09/98, Vol. 128 Issue 10, p46
Reports on the circumstances of an issue involving Intel Corporation, Compaq Corporation, and Microsoft with high-definition television in the United States. Interest of Intel for digital television (DTV) signals to be ported to personal computer (PC) devices; How broadcasters reacted to the...
- Nice picture if you can get it.
Tedesco, Richard // Broadcasting & Cable; 07/20/98, Vol. 128 Issue 30, p82
No abstract available.
- Wasted watts.
Fox, Barry // New Scientist; 02/14/98, Vol. 157 Issue 2121, p8
Discusses the likely complications which can arise from going digital, with reference to the plans of Britain to switch to digital television in autumn 1998. Information relating to the focus of a seminar in Florence in November 1997; Comment by project coordinator for Britain's Digital...
- Digital television, analog consumers.
Noll, A. Michael // Telecommunications - Americas Edition; Sep97, Vol. 31 Issue 9, p18
Reports that although the Federal Communications Commission and television industry are intent on foisting digital television on the public, no one has come up with a clear definition of what is digital television. Emergence of two distinct definitions of digital television; Ability of digital...
- All the Nudes, All the Time.
Trigoboff, Dan // Broadcasting & Cable; 2/17/2003, Vol. 133 Issue 7, p17
Reports on the expansion plans of Canadian Internet news service 'Naked News' in digital broadcasting. Digital channels launched by the service in Canada in February 2003; Features of the service; Programs aired by the service on Canadian television.
- Newest Digital Stations.
Trigoboff, Dan // Broadcasting & Cable; 3/24/2003, Vol. 133 Issue 12, p33
Presents information related to several digital television stations in the United States.
- Do consumers want more TV, or better TV?
Belsie, Laurent // Christian Science Monitor; 8/26/96, Vol. 88 Issue 190, p8
Reports on the development of digital television in the United States. Expected approval of final standards for next generation television; Political controversies.