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DTV Delay Act is now law, but more than a third of the nation's stations plan to make the switch to digital signals next week.
More than a quarter of TV stations in the U.S. could shut off their analog TV transmitters before the new June 12 deadline.
The House of Representatives votes to delay the national transition to digital broadcasting. The bill now awaits the president's signature.
Approved bill would allow TV stations to switch to digital signals before a new June deadline. House committee is set to review its version of the bill Tuesday.
As the cable industry ramps up its migration to digital TV, confusion mounts with some cable customers seeing basic cable channels disappear from their analog packages.
Apple has purchased another company that deals in local map data. This time it's Embark, a company that specializes in public-transit information and directions.
The Federal Communications Commission says more advertisements are needed to educate the public about the transition from analog to digital TV in 2009.
Officials say they are feeling more positive about the switch to digital TV than they were before the previous deadline thanks to coordinated efforts among different agencies.
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