Analog Shut Down

From BC$ MobileTV Wiki
Revision as of 02:31, 11 March 2008 by 221.242.5.218 (Talk) (New page: The ''Analog Shutdown'' is an historic first in the world of telecommunications, an industry-supported, nation-wide shutdown of service. A true Analog Shutdown Analog means that all classe...)

(diff) ← Older revision | Latest revision (diff) | Newer revision → (diff)
Jump to: navigation, search

The Analog Shutdown is an historic first in the world of telecommunications, an industry-supported, nation-wide shutdown of service. A true Analog Shutdown Analog means that all classes of Analog signals will simultaneously be shut off and analog operations will be ceased by the major players in the market indefinitely.

This means that Television sets which are only capable of receiving Analog signals will effectively become incapable of receiving broadcast television. Since roughly ___% of Americans still own only an Analog settop box and/or Television set, Government subsidies worth over ___ have been set aside to ease the pain of the nationwide shutdown.


External Links


References