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alt.video.digital-tv Usenet Newsgroup Home Page 2011-01-01 alt.video.digital-tv through Google Groups
alt.video.digital-tv contains (unmoderated) discussions of "All aspects of digital TV including HDTV"
Digital TV (DTV) and High Definition TV (HDTV) information A=Advanced Television Systems Committee (ATSC) (North America, South Korea) B=Digital Video Broadcasting (DVB) (Australia, Europe) C=Integrated Services Digital Broadcasting (ISDB) (Japan) D=Digital Multimedia Broadcasting (DMB) (China) *=Consumer information A--- - Advanced Television Systems Committee ABC- - Agilent AB-- - AMD A--- * AntennaWeb A--- * Audiovox A--- * Barco -B-- * BBC Digital ---- - BigBand Networks A--- - Broadcast Engineering A--- - Broadcasting and Cable -B-- - Broadcom A--- * Channel Master A--- * Christie Digital Systems ---- - Cisco ---- - Colossalvision ---- - Comtech A--- * CyberTheater -B-- * digenius technology AB-- - Digital Broadcasting ---D - Digital Multimedia Broadcasting ---- - Digital Producer -B-- * Digital Spy -B-- * Digital Television Group AB-- * Digital Television in Australia A--- * Digital Television to the Max -B-- - Digital Terrestrial Television A--- * Digital TV AB-- * Digital TV Facts -B-- * Digital TV News and Information -B-- - Digital Video Broadcasting A--- * DirecTV A--- * Dish Network AB-- * Dolby Laboratories -B-- * DTS A--- * DTV Answers AB-- - DTV Professional A--- * DTV Transition AB-- - ECI Telecom -B-- * Euro1080 ---- * ExpressVu A--- - Faroudja Laboratories A--- * FCC DTV and HDTV A--- - Federal Communications Commission ---- * Flat Screen TV Shop -B-- * Freeview A--- * Funai -B-- * Going Digital AB-- - Grass Valley -B-- * Grundig AB-- - Harris AB-- * Hauppauge ---- - HD Pictures ---- - HD Vision A--- * HDNet A--- * HDTV Defined A--- * HDTV etc. A--- * HDTV High Definition Television A--- * HDTV Magazine A--- * HDTV Pub ---- * HDTV World AB-- * Hitachi -B-- * Home Cinema Choice A--- * Home Theater A--- - iBlast --C- - Integrated Services Digital Broadcasting ---- - IPTV News --C- * Japan Broadcasting Corporation A--- * Jasco A--- * JVC A--- * LG Electronics AB-- - Lucent A--- - Maximum Service Television AB-- - Micronas A--- * Microsoft A--- * Mitsubishi A--- - Motorola ABC- - Moving Picture Experts Group AB-- * MPEG-2 Information ABC- - MPEG.ORG A--- - National Association of Broadcasters AB-- - NDS -B-- * Nokia A--- - OpenCable AB-- - OpenTV -B-- * Pace AB-- * Panasonic A--- * PBS Digital Television AB-- * Philips A--- * Pioneer ---- * Qualcomm AB-- - R. F. Technology A--- * RabbitEars A--- * RCA A--- * Runco A--- * Samsung A--- - Sarnoff ---- * Schubin Cafe A--- * Sharp A--- - Sinclair Broadcast Group -B-- * Sky A--- * Smart TV and Sound AB-- * Sony A--- * Sound and Vision ---- * Star Choice AB-- * Technicolor AB-- - Tektronix A--- - Television Broadcast A--- * TitanTV AB-- * Toshiba A--- * TV Converter Boxes A--- * TV Fool AB-- - TV Technology -B-- * UK Digital Television A--- * Ultimate AV A--- * US Radio and TV Directory ---- * Video Technology -B-- * What Hi-Fi A--- * Widescreen Review A--- * Winegard -B-- - Zarlink Semiconductor A--- * Zenith AB-- - Zoran
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) 2006-10-06 Is HDTV the same thing as digital TV? Digital HDTV is just one option in digital TV. Can digital TV be viewed on a regular TV? A digital TV converter, either a Set Top Box (STB) or the equivalent hardware and software in a computer, is required to view digital TV on a regular TV. What type of antenna is needed for digital TV? A regular VHF, UHF or combined VHF and UHF antenna. How are digital TV systems A,B,C,D broadcast? A=ATSC which uses 8 level Vestigial SideBand (8VSB) modulation. B=DVB which uses Coded Orthogonal Frequency Division Multiplexing (COFDM) modulation. C=ISDB which uses Band Segmented Transmission of Orthogonal Frequency Division Multiplexing (BST-OFDM) modulation. D=DMB which uses Time Domain Synchronous Orthogonal Frequency Division Multiplexing (TDM-OFDM) or Vestigial SideBand (VSB) modulation.
Kirk Bayne created alt.video.digital-tv Usenet Newsgroup 1997-12-08 alt.video.digital-tv Usenet Newsgroup Home Page 1997-07-04
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