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FCC rule requires all new TVs to be digital

Agency wants buyers to prepare for 2009

Not all digital televisions are high-definition, but demand for HDTV is easing the transition to all-digital television broadcasting. At the Consumer Electronics Show last month in Las Vegas, an Aquos 108-inch LCD model was displayed. Not all digital televisions are high-definition, but demand for HDTV is easing the transition to all-digital television broadcasting. At the Consumer Electronics Show last month in Las Vegas, an Aquos 108-inch LCD model was displayed. (JUSTIN SULLIVAN/GETTY IMAGES)
By Hiawatha Bray
Globe Staff / February 26, 2007

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Americans who don't know the difference between high-definition television and digital television are about to learn, thanks to a federal mandate that kicks in this week. (Full article: 526 words)

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