Monthly Archives: August 2011

Less than one week to Canada’s digital television transition!

Dear Minister Moore, A quick post from the Ottawa Valley to wish you a happy 1 week until the DTV transition. If the transition tweaks still being made by CHCH and TVO are any indication, next week should be very … Continue reading

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Hello TVO, bye bye CHCH

Source: logopedia Dear Minister Moore, Writing with a good news/bad news OTA TV update. I’ll give you the bad news first. The bad news is that I’m no longer able to watch CHCH television. I’ve been unable to receive it … Continue reading

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Canada’s pwn?

Dear Minister Moore, Curious to hear your thoughts on the CRTC’s decision today to let CBC/Radio-Canada continue broadcasting in analogue in 22 mandatory markets beyond August 31, 2011. Aren’t you pissed that the CBC is now shaping policy? They stared … Continue reading

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Week 2 of Indie GoGo Campaign + Video Tour of my TVs!

Dear Minister Moore, Two weeks into our IndieGoGo campaign and we’ve raised $1,125 so far. Only $3875 to go! I’m really thrilled by the generous contributions made to date. Any helping spreading the word so we can hit the $5,000 … Continue reading

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TVO Goes Digital OTA Next Week

Dear Minister Moore, Next week will be a big one for TVO. The Ontario provincial educational broadcaster will be “live-cutting” from analogue to digital in nine of its television markets. While other Canadian broadcasters started (low power) digital over-the-air (OTA) … Continue reading

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IndieGoGo Campaign Update: $825 Raised in 1 Week!

Hello Minister Moore, Hope you’re enjoying your August vacation. The Dude, Where’s My TV?: The Movie IndieGoGo campaign is only a week old and $825 has already been crowd-raised.  Not too bad, eh? I’m super thrilled by all the support … Continue reading

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Up close with a rural television transmitter tower

Dear Minister Moore, I hope you had a nice Simcoe Day/Natal Day or whatever they call the August Civic Day in British Columbia. Writing to share some photos from a recent visit I made to a rural Ontario television transmitter … Continue reading

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