What if broadcasters stopped broadcasting?Wednesday, July 18th, 2007
News roundup time, video rangers:
• Spectrum wars: The broadcasting lobby isn’t so powerful after all, Drew Clark maintains. Oh, and forget about “white spaces.” What would it take to make them vacate the airwaves?
• DTV communications job: Powerful or not, the National Association of Broadcasters seeks a communications coordinator for the digital television transition.
• EU pushes mobile DTV: The European Commission adopts a mobile TV strategy encouraging the use of DVB-H as a single European standard.
• Goin’ all-digital in Kentucky: WLJC-TV of Beattybille, Ky., will cease broadcasting on analog channel 65 and operate WLJC-DT as a single channel, digital-only station on DTV channel 7 [pdf].