Government mandating digital tv
Before you start panicking that you won’t be able to watch your favorite shows come February sweeps time, don’t fret.
Condos and co-ops throughout New York and New Jersey have already begun preparing for the changeover, and every building should have all the equipment necessary to broadcast digitally by the time February 17th rolls around.
We can provide you with a digital converter box will do the job. We will use your exact location, the elevation of your property, type of structure, and surrounding terrain to help make our.
We will also check signal levels to verify reception.
In the North-Western suburbs of chicago, there is a huge amount of free programming available.
Out typical customer can receive 70 or more channels, and again these are completely free of any monthly service fee.
Every day tens of millions of Americans switch on television sets for news, weather, and entertainment.
On February 17, 2009, all full-power broadcast television stations in the United States will stop broadcasting on analog airwaves and begin broadcasting only in digital.
“Congress enacted this as part of the Digital Television Act of 2005 and it was signed into law in 2006,” says Federal Communications Commission (FCC) commissioner Robert M. “Part of the rationale is that it’s more efficient to use digital technologies, and they take up less of the spectrum than analog technologies.” What the changeover means is that any viewers who currently rely on antennas or “rabbit ears” to watch television will no longer get a broadcast signal unless they get a converter box.