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Digital TV Conversion Nears

Coupons for TV Converter boxes are free at dtv2009.gov; or by calling toll-free: 1-888-388-2009.

Atlanta, GA – In less than eight months on February 17, 2009 to be precise, television transmission in the U.S. will go fully digital. The conversion will provide a clearer picture, more programming options, and greater telecommunications services nationwide. Before the February 17th deadline however, people with analog TVs those with rabbit ears' will need to convert their sets to digital. When Steve Goss spoke with Todd Sedmak of the National Telecommunications and Information Administration, he explained the 3 ways consumers can make the transition.

Coupons for TV Converter boxes are free at dtv2009.gov; or by calling toll-free: 1-888-388-2009.