Digital over-the-air TV transmissions require a lot of broadcast spectrum - wide enough for each station to transmit four different TV signals at once. This wide broadcast spectrum can also make it easier for viewers to interact with their TV sets.More >>
If your local stations are transmitting digital signals and you're watching on cable - you aren't getting a digital picture. In order to receive digital TV pictures, you must have a digital TV set with a digital tuner.More >>
For digital television, the numbers sound impressive: two million TV sets sold in the last three years. However, most of those sets aren't being used to receive digital over-the-air broadcast signals.More >>
Want to convert your ordinary T-V sound into a theater-like experience? Home theater in a box may be just what you're looking for.
It's geared toward a person who wants no hassles -- a person who wants to open the box and find the whole system inside. All you really have to do is connect the speakers -- and that's color coded for you. A home theater in a box system can be had for around 300 bucks -- and in some cases, it includes a multi-disc changer, digital tuner and 400 watts of sound. Panasonic's Reed Sullivan says these easy-connect systems are growing in popularity in the United States. Copyright 2002 Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.