Monthly Archives: July 2011

Dude, Where’s My TV?: The Movie

Dear Minister Moore, Happy one month until Canada’s digital television transition. Making this post via dial-up internet so please pardon its brevity. Figured today would be a good day to launch the Dude, Where’s My TV?: The Movie crowdfunding campaign. … Continue reading

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Free CRT TV(s) of the Month (July 2011)

Dear Minister Moore, I have two Free CRT TVs of the Month for July. They’re both 20 inch Sony Tritrons. I find the speakers on these older Sonys are much better than the newer ones. Been spotting more TVs on … Continue reading

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Sun News Network to end its OTA TV broadcasts. Maybe.

Dear Minister Moore, On May 23 of this year I posted an entry to this here blog about Sun News’ failure to air CRTC-mandated Digital Television (DTV) transition Public Service Announcements (PSAs) on television.  Michael Geist then retweeted my tweet … Continue reading

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Installing my DTV Antenna

Dear Minister Moore, I finally installed my new Channel Master CM-4221HD antenna. After waiting for more than four weeks for Tiger Direct to deliver it (along with another antenna for my dad), I initially hung the antenna from my living … Continue reading

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Why the Globe and Mail’s CBC DTV story is noteworthy

Hello Minister Moore, The Globe and Mail published a story yesterday focused primarily on CBC/Radio-Canada’s plans for its transition to digital television. While the Globe has covered Canada’s digital television transition in the past, this story is of particular value … Continue reading

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