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Coupon Program

Best Buy stalls on converter box coupons

Saturday, November 3rd, 2007

If you expect to be shopping for a DTV converter box this winter, Best Buy may not be your best bet.

U.S. households can begin requesting $40-off coupons from the government in January 2008, and many owners of old analog TVs will be eager to redeem them. But Best Buy, the country’s largest consumer electronics retailer, may not be ready to accept the DTV coupons until “closer to April 1,” TV Technology reports.

A three-month delay from Best Buy is a major setback for the DTV transition.
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Best Buy to sell DTV converter boxes

Sunday, October 21st, 2007

LG’s converter box to carry Zenith brand

Wednesday, October 10th, 2007

NTIA announces DTV transition initiatives

Wednesday, September 26th, 2007

RadioShack to stock DTV converter boxes

Wednesday, September 26th, 2007

Chipmaker tests DTV converter boxes

Monday, September 10th, 2007

Cable’s coupon alternative: Astroturf, anyone?

Tuesday, August 21st, 2007

Converter boxes at Best Buy…sort of

Wednesday, August 15th, 2007

NTIA awards converter box coupon contract

Wednesday, August 15th, 2007

DTV transition meeting: Speakers announced

Thursday, August 9th, 2007

DTV and the elderly: Problem won’t solve itself

Wednesday, August 1st, 2007

DTV channels: Time to start over?

Tuesday, July 31st, 2007