Cablevision Takes Away Analog Stations Before DTV Transition, Confuses Customers

Cablevision Takes Away Analog Stations Before DTV Transition, Confuses Customers

Joe works at a Radio Shack store on Long Island. Lately, the combination of the digital TV transition and some recent lineup changes at local cable TV provider Cablevision has Joe concerned, since he has both a conscience and a brain, and is an avid Consumerist reader.

http://consumerist.com/2009/01/07/the-dtv-transition-coupon-program/

The DTV transition coupon program has, indeed, run out of money. Anyone who requested a coupon after Jan 4 has been placed on a waiting list, says MSNBC. [MSNBC]

The DTV Coupon Program Is Running Out Of Money

The DTV Coupon Program Is Running Out Of Money

Well, it seems like there are a lot of people with analog tvs that watch programming using an antenna— because the DTV coupon program says it’s nearing the program’s $1.34 billion funding limit.