Category Archives: Digital TV Conversion

Comcast Buys NBC

Interesting development this morning as Comcast purchased NBC Universal from General Electric. The technology mergers continue.  In recent weeks we have seen the marriages of Tandberg and Cisco, Logitech and Lifesize, and now Comcast and NBC.  Very interesting times… A NY Times article says: “Almost immediately, the transaction reshapes the nation’s entertainment industry, giving a cable provider a huge portfolio

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Best Buy Prepares for Digital TV Conversion

YeOldeTechy received an email today from Best Buy. They are preparing for the conversion of television to digital in the following ways: +++ -Beginning in early 2006, Best Buy began providing consumers with in-store and online information about the DTV broadcast transition including brochures and a dedicated page at BestBuy.com/DTV. -In October 2007, Best Buy was the first CE retailer

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