Test Your T.V. IQ: Analog or Digital?
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January 11, 2008
LITTLE ROCK In 1996, the federal government passed a law requiring all analog television transmission to switch over to digital on February 17, 2009. With that date fast upon us, Attorney General Dustin McDaniel issued this consumer alert to inform consumers about the law and how it affects their households. Digital television or DTV" is an umbrella term that encompasses advanced broadcasting technology. Consumers who use antennas or "rabbit ears" to receive over-the-air broadcast signals on televisions that only possess analog tuners will have to purchase an analog-to-digital converter to receive the same broadcast signals on the same televisions. Between now and March 31