DTV Conveter box coupons are now live! [Cross-posting to PLUG and SLLUG]

Andrew Jorgensen andrew.jorgensen at gmail.com
Thu Jan 3 09:33:55 MST 2008


On Jan 3, 2008 8:36 AM, Chad <masterclc at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Jan 2, 2008 10:22 PM, Steve <smorrey at gmail.com> wrote:
> > More like an external tuner really.
> > > Cool. So this is basically a modem for your TV.
>
> I like the modem analogy, but it's less like a modem and more like an audio DAC.

Nah, it's more like a receive-only network card.  In fact that's what
it is.  Every tuner even has a mac address and if the right kind of
data were being pushed to you over-the-air you could use it for
downstream bandwidth.



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