Jan 20, 2009

Qualcomm vs. PBS

Qualcomm, looking to use analog channels for its MediaFLO mobile TV service after the digital transition, sent letters Jan. 19 to legislators asking stations in Boston, Miami, San Francisco and Houston to drop their signals on the original Feb. 17 date. But Northern California Public Broadcasting, with one of the analog channels Qualcomm wants, says it wants to keep that analog signal on until Congress orders otherwise. Stay tuned.