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DIGITAL TV TRANSITION Set For June 12th Not Ideal For Some 2.8 Million Homes

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In its final update before the June 12, 2009 deadline for converting all full-powered U.S. television stations to digital transmission, The Nielsen Company reported that 2.8 million American households, or 2.5% of the television market, are completely unready for the transition. Younger, African American and Hispanic homes are disproportionately unready, while the elderly are the most ready.

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