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Canada’s 600 MHz DTV transition: 238 analogue OTA TV transmitters slated for transition to digital OTA TV

Dear Minister Joly, Long time! Did you get to meet Bono at the Canada Day 150 celebrations? Now that Minister Bains at ISED has announced Canada’s 600 MHz DTV transition plan, I’m particularly interested in the 238 analogue OTA (NTSC) … Continue reading

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Dude TV blog post #100: CRTC approves shut down of CBC TV analogue transmitters + Sign off from Steven

Dear Minister Moore, Hot summer we’re having, eh? Hope you and your dog are keepin’ cool. As I’m sure you’ve heard by now, the CRTC has approved CBC’s request to shut off its remaining analogue television transmitters and to not … Continue reading

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Free CRT TV of the Month (July, 2012)

Dear Minister Moore, Spotted this beauty up the hill from my apartment. It’s the first multi-tool portable CRT TV I’ve seen curbside. In addition to its 5 inch screen (likely B&W) this Coleman thing also contains a latern and a … Continue reading

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Canada’s Transition to Digital Television Team wins Public Service Award of Excellence

Dear Minister Moore, I see that your Digital Television Transition team has received a Public Service Award of Excellence for their work on Canada’s transition. Having spoken with members of your DTV team last year, I agree that they tried … Continue reading

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CBC MDTV testing in Toronto

Dear Minister Moore, Received a Twitter tip from @mvormittag this morning that CBLFT (French CBC TV in Toronto) was doing ATSC Mobile DTV testing, also known as ATSC Mobile DTV, ATSC M/H or just MDTV. I scanned for signals on … Continue reading

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Handy list of communities that stand to lose CBC/Radio-Canada OTA TV after July 31, 2012

Dear Minister Moore, Writing with a list of some of the communities that stand to lose over-the-air CBC/Radio-Canada television after July 31, 2012, according to CBC’s current request before the CRTC. Citizens can comment on CBC’s request here until June … Continue reading

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My LPIF presentation to the CRTC in Five Stills

Dear Minister Moore, Here is my LPIF presentation to the CRTC in five stills. Stills grabbed from CPAC footage of the hearing. Transcript from the CRTC. Best, Steven COMMISSIONER MOLNAR:    You are one of the only who have proposed … Continue reading

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