digital television


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digital television

a television set that can decode digital picture information and convert it into visible images
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digital television

[′dij·əd·əl ′tel·ə‚vizh·ən]
(communications)
Television in which picture information is encoded into digital signals on the transmitter, and decoded at the receiver.
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Beyond just high-fidelity sound and cinema-quality images, digital television could also allow for interactivity, programming, e-mail access, home banking services, and a wealth of additional services.
We're proud to continue our great work together with these upcoming digital television products," said Geoff Phillips, Vice President and General Manager, Digital Television Business Unit, ATI Technologies Inc.
More specifically, the move may also be a great boon to the storage market, as hard drives will be used in new PVRs and, conceivably, even in digital broadcast recorders that might be integrated into a digital television itself.
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government and private industry, as well as consumers in their DTV purchases, are collectively investing billions of dollars to effect the transition to digital television.
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Digital Television was formed in 2003 as the first "over-the-air" terrestrial digital subscription TV service in the United States and offers consumers a low-cost alternative to cable.
The market for DVB-T, DVB-C, ATSC and DVB-H digital television may not develop or may develop more slowly than currently anticipated.
With Core Capital's backing we're excited to roll out a technology that reduces the costs of providing end-user support and improves the consumer's experience with digital television.
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Since national standards and policies were not issued for quite some time, the digital television receiver industry has not entered the stage of mass production.

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