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Poorest First Served With Free Digital TV


Offbeat  (tags: technological leap, digital tv, Argentina, change, poorest, free, government )

Naoko
- 3122 days ago - ipsnews.net
BUENOS AIRES, July 2, 2010 (IPS) - In contrast to what has happened in most countries that have switched from analogue to digital television, in Argentina the technological leap has begun with the poorest households.



   

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Mary R (999)
Saturday July 3, 2010, 11:10 pm
Very interesting how they came to do it this way. Thank You ! ! !
 

Erin R (181)
Sunday July 4, 2010, 2:27 pm
How nice! :-)
 

Past Member (0)
Sunday July 4, 2010, 3:04 pm
Noted, what a nice way to give poor people access to educational and other channels.
 

Cassandra Yazzie (28)
Sunday July 4, 2010, 3:38 pm
nice to see they value the citizens their country is built upon.
 

Kaye S (45)
Sunday July 4, 2010, 5:24 pm
Interesting, as long as it does not encourage the poor to remain poor.
 

Patricia N (9)
Sunday July 4, 2010, 9:54 pm
Good for them.
 

KS Goh (0)
Monday July 5, 2010, 4:55 am
Thanks for the info.
 

Merissa S (15)
Monday July 5, 2010, 5:29 am
It's a good way to start so long as they ensure that most of the channels are free as well and not subscribable
 

catherine s (3)
Monday July 5, 2010, 7:49 am
yeahhh
 
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