TV Week: Surveying the Digital Landscape
Analog television goes dark this Friday, and the gradual transition to digital broadcasting has opened a realm of viewing possibilities for those who are used to receiving only standard broadcast channels.
Below, we've highlighted a selection of digital channels available over the air, along with where you can find them in your area:
Still not prepared for the switch? Here are some resources:
Ask the FCC: Call 1-888-CALL-FCC (1-888-225-5322), visit www.dtv.gov or chat online with Jessica Almond of the Federal Communications Commission at 11 a.m. Thursday, June 11, at www.washingtonpost.com/dtv.
Ask The Post: Reporters Rob Pegoraro and Kim Hart will field questions at noon Friday, June 12, at washingtonpost.com/dtv, where you can also find an archive of Post stories on the switch and other useful technical information.