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Omaha - Council Bluffs - Television Station Channel Numbers (#205)

posted on January 7, 2009 at 12:03 PM

This is a list of the television channels of Iowa - before, during, and after the digital transition. Please remember that your digital tuner may be able to scan a channel number in the 'higher numbers' but will show it at the 'lower... Read More »

Quincy IL – Hannibal MO – Keokuk - Television Station Channel Numbers (#205)

posted on January 7, 2009 at 12:03 PM

This is a list of the television channels of Iowa - before, during, and after the digital transition. Please remember that your digital tuner may be able to scan a channel number in the 'higher numbers' but will show it at the 'lower... Read More »

DTV Converters And Reception - Part 2 (#205)

posted on November 21, 2008 at 12:46 PM

DTV Converters And Reception - Part 2 (#205)
Full Program: Iowans' questions about the digital television transition are answered in the second segment of the 90-minute program. 30:00 Read More »

DTV Antenna Reception - How do I get a better picture? (#205)

posted on November 10, 2008 at 12:05 PM

DTV Antenna Reception - How do I get a better picture? (#205)
What kind of antenna or antennas do you need for the best DTV reception? There are many answers, and Gary Sgrignoli, a professional consulting engineer, gives some satifyingly specific answers. 04:00 Read More »

DTV Converters And Reception - Part 1 (#205)

posted on November 7, 2008 at 10:20 AM

DTV Converters And Reception - Part 1 (#205)
Full Program: Iowans' questions about the digital television transition are answered in the first segment of the 90-minute program. 30:00 Read More »

DTV Converters And Reception - Part 3 (#205)

posted on November 5, 2008 at 8:41 AM

DTV Converters And Reception - Part 3 (#205)
Full Program: Iowans' questions about the digital television transition are answered in the third segment of the 90-minute program. 30:00 Read More »

How is digital TV different from analog? (#205)

posted on November 4, 2008 at 11:22 PM

How is digital TV different from analog? (#205)
This is a summary of how the digital signal and the analog signals are different in the broadcast spectrum. 02:45 Read More »

Analog and Digital Spectrum Differences (#205)

posted on November 4, 2008 at 11:19 PM

Analog and Digital Spectrum Differences  (#205)
Digital signals are different from analog in several specific ways. 03:57 Read More »

Ellsworth Iowa's DTV Effort (#205)

posted on November 4, 2008 at 1:12 AM

Ellsworth Iowa's DTV Effort (#205)
Ellsworth, Iowa is a town where it's easy to get digital television - everyone in town is helping! 03:00 Read More »

Daytrotter.com: New Technology in Iowa's Music Industry (#140)

posted on February 21, 2008 at 10:23 AM

Daytrotter.com: New Technology in Iowa's Music Industry (#140)
Is new technology creating fertile musical ground or making it easier for people to rip-off revenue? 05:00 Read More »

Discussion: Iowa Biotech Businesses (#139)

posted on February 18, 2008 at 3:00 PM

Discussion: Iowa Biotech Businesses (#139)
Mike Tramontina, Director of the Iowa Department of Economic Development and Doug Getter, Executive Director of the Iowa Biotechnology Association discuss the advantages and disadvantages of biotech businesses on Iowa's economy. Read More »

Technology's Effect on Education (#134)

posted on February 1, 2008 at 3:59 PM

Technology's Effect on Education (#134)
The use of the Internet and all the devices it spawned as well as some stand alone gadgets has been a boon to modern education. But the devices are not solely employed to tap that knowledge. As filmmaker Woody Allen once said, "I believe in the... Read More »

Multitasking and Issues with Communication in the Digital Age (Web Exclusive) (#134)

posted on February 1, 2008 at 12:00 AM

Multitasking and Issues with Communication in the Digital Age (Web Exclusive) (#134)
Michael Bugeja from Iowa State University and Jan Bartlett from the University of Northern Iowa discuss the issues that multitasking brings to today's world. 11:42 Read More »

Multitasking in the Digital Age (Full Program) (#134)

posted on January 30, 2008 at 12:00 AM

Multitasking in the Digital Age (Full Program) (#134)
Full Program: The internet, cell phones, iPods, and more - how are multitasking gadgets changing the way we gather information, communicate, socialize, work and learn? 27:47 Read More »

James Pence: Extended Interview (#104)

posted on May 23, 2007 at 12:00 AM

James Pence: Extended Interview (#104)
James Pence, Marketing Director of Teacher's Domain, WGBH, Boston talks about advantages and challenges of integrating technology in to classrooms. 15:10 Read More »
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