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TiVo Reassures Users About The Digital Transition

Back in July TiVo emailed Series2 users who were using antenna input to give them info about the digital television transition coming in February 2009 and what they could to to continue receiving their signal. Basically add one of the … Continue reading

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Get Your Digital Converter Box From Amazon

If you’re still receiving television via an antenna you’re probably aware by now that analog television signals are going away on February 17, 2009. To continue using an antenna after that date you’ll need a digital tuner. And if you … Continue reading

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TiVo Reaches Out To Users About The 2009 Digital Transition

Zatz Not Funny received a tip from a reader, Jeffery, about emails TiVo is sending out to users who have Series2 (and presumably Series1) TiVo’s configured to use antenna input. Since these users will be left without signals to record … Continue reading

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79% Of Consumers Aware Of DTV Transition Says NAB

A press released from the National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) landed in my inbox today. It claims that, according to a new survey commissioned by NAB in January 2008, 79% of consumers are now aware of the looming Digital Television … Continue reading

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Digital TV Converter Coupons Now Available

It is January 1, 2008 – and that means the federal government’s coupon program for digital TV converter boxes is up and running. You can apply for your coupons starting today, up to two $40 coupons per household. The boxes … Continue reading

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