Cutoff

05.29.12
Sprint sets a best-before date for iDEN push-to-talk: June 30th, 2013
05.29.12

Sprint sets a best-before date for iDEN push-to-talk: June 30th, 2013

Amidst all of Sprint's eagerness to phase out its iDEN network, the carrier hasn't given us a hard...

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05.16.11
$4,000 Leica lens split in two, sold on eBay as $1,000 piece of art
05.16.11

$4,000 Leica lens split in two, sold on eBay as $1,000 piece of art

Discontinued products typically dip in value, but such is not the case with Leica lenses -- unles...

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07.14.09
Analog TV says goodnight
07.14.09

Analog TV says goodnight

Did you catch the sound of a falling tree in an empty woods this past weekend? In case you didn't he...

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05.10.09
US Senate intros bill to keep people from falling off the "digital cliff"
05.10.09

US Senate intros bill to keep people from falling off the "digital cliff"

With less than 5-percent of US homes failing to make it under the analog shutoff limbo stick (and st...

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05.01.09
DTV preparedness now more than 95-percent
05.01.09

DTV preparedness now more than 95-percent

Here we are, a little more than a month away from the February 17 June 12 analog shutoff date, and s...

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12.31.08
FCC proposes Analog Nightlight Act to keep old spectrum on 30 day life support
12.31.08

FCC proposes Analog Nightlight Act to keep old spectrum on 30 day life support

As most of you know by now, February 17 is the cutoff date for analog television in the US... or is...

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08.22.08
Iowa senators want DTV transition coupons reissued for severe weather victims
08.22.08

Iowa senators want DTV transition coupons reissued for severe weather victims

Personally, we think the whole three-month expiration on these government-issued DTV vouchers is pre...

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05.06.08
Las Vegas station performs analog shutoff drill, sky does not fall
05.06.08

Las Vegas station performs analog shutoff drill, sky does not fall

The idea of testing and/or "rolling" the digital transition across select US markets makes sense --...

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10.17.07
The digital TV switchover begins... in Britain
10.17.07

The digital TV switchover begins... in Britain

We're still quite a few days months away from our official analog-to-digital cutover, but the lads (...

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