Greenlee School professor sees consum...

Greenlee School professor sees consumer drawbacks to digital TV conversion

There are 1 comment on the Iowa State University story from Jan 21, 2009, titled Greenlee School professor sees consumer drawbacks to digital TV conversion. In it, Iowa State University reports that:

Click on picture for print quality version. Jeff Blevins, an assistant professor in ISU's Greenlee School of Journalism and Communication, has studied the country's digital broadcast conversion for a class he's ...

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Tallahassee, FL

#1 Feb 19, 2009
Another drawback is that I can no longer program my VCR or DVD recorder to record a TV broadcast unless I have my converter box set to the desired station. So if I'm out of the house, I can't program my VCR or DVD recorder to tape two different stations. I can only tape the station that I've selected on my converter box. No one told me this when I bought my new $300 DVD recorder just two months before the Feb 17 conversion!!!

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