13JAN 2021
Sears digital converter box

Sears digital converter box

Back in the old days, a person could go to a department store and purchase a television, take it home, plug it in and voila - endless hours of television programming for the family to enjoy. Then along came the digital transition. Those old television sets were working just fine, but they could only receive an analog signal. Television stations were changing to digital signal faster…

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03JAN 2021
Get local channels free

Get local channels free

As our regular readers have probably noticed, we’ve been busy here at Roku since my last blog post on free channels! This past December we surpassed 2, available streaming channels in the U.S. Roku Channel Store – hundreds of which are free and feature great entertainment of all kinds. You’re likely…
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24DEC 2020
Aerial antenna for digital TV

Aerial antenna for digital TV

The Very High Frequency (VHF) band is the segment of the television broadcast band covering channels 2 through 13. The Ultra High Frequency (UHF) band is the segment of the television broadcast band covering channels 14 through 83. Currently, the vast majority of TV stations broadcasting in digital are…
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14DEC 2020
Where to Buy digital TV converter box?

Where to Buy digital TV converter box?

Prices for analogue to digital converter boxes range from around $30 to $60 or more, as of 2015, and this price varies depending on the manufacturer of the device as well as the converter s extra features. All converters share the same core feature of allowing an analogue television to display broadcasts…
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04DEC 2020
Local channels without antenna

Local channels without antenna

A television, be it a conventional CRT or a recent plasma or LCD flat screen, has a tuner of some sort that receives the channel information. If no antenna nor cable is connected, the only means to provide that incoming channel feed is with a satellite dish. There are do-it-yourself satellite dish projects…
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24NOV 2020
Where to buy a TV converter box?

Where to buy a TV converter box?

If you have an old tube TV like the one shown on the right, or a flat screen that does not have a built-in digital tuner (made before 2006, when digital tuners were mandated), you will need a digital TV converter box (also called a tuner box) in order to get free TV using an antenna. These cost less…
Ido Fishman

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14NOV 2020
Digital Television Antenna Reviews

Digital Television Antenna Reviews

If you don t want or need the extra programming provided by cable or satellite TV - or you just don t want to spend $100 a month or more for these services - you can still find lots to watch. All you need is a TV with a digital tuner and a TV antenna. That will give you access to high-definition programming…
OrbitGTM review

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04NOV 2020
Best antenna for digital TV reception

Best antenna for digital TV reception

ClearStream Eclipse™ Sure Grip Indoor HDTV Antenna NEW! The ClearStream Eclipse™ Sure Grip TV Antenna with new advanced performance to receive a greater range of frequencies. Grips to any smooth surface, such as a wall or window. Great for dorm rooms, RV s and over-the-road vehicles. It features a black…

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