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Magic Items

Dear Minister Glover, There were a series of important TV announcements in London, Ontario this morning. Of particular note to this here blog was mention of the future status of OTA TV in Canada. CRTC Chairman Blais can take it … Continue reading

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New OTA DTV station available in GTA care of multicasting by Sinclair

Dear Minister Glover, Happy New Year. Time to rescan your OTA DTV tuner. Writing with regards to a new TV station that is available by antenna in the Greater Toronto Area (and elsewhere) care of Sinclair Broadcasting Group’s WUTV Buffalo … Continue reading

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Future Shop is selling a DTV Converter/PVR? Wha!?

Dear Minister Glover, You can rest assured that this is not a sponsored post based on how long Future Shop (owned by Best Buy) took to respond to my product questions.  I am glad and appreciative that they finally did. … Continue reading

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7 days left to contribute to Dude TV’s Crowdfunding Campaign

Dear Minister Moore, How has the last week been? Busy? Would love to hear how many calls your DTV hotline received on Sept 1. Writing with a reminder that there’s only 7 more days until the end of my IndieGoGo.com … 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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Two months until Canada’s Digital Television Transition

Dear Minister Moore, Happy Two Months until Canada’s digital television transition. Two months! Hard to believe. Are you ready? Figured I would make digital converter boxes the focus of this post. As a disclaimer, please be advised that my review … Continue reading

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Analog shut-off: U.S. moving to mobile TV while Canadians still talking transition (cartt.ca)

Dear Minister Moore, Greg O’Brien at cartt.ca has kindly granted me permission to re-post the SMPTE Toronto ATSC report that I wrote for the web-based news platform this week. Enjoy! Best, Steven ——— Analog shut-off: U.S. moving to mobile TV … Continue reading

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