How Do You Get Free HDTV Without Cable Or Satellite?
Recently cable and satellite television companies have upped their high definition (HD) television offerings to include more HD channels. Their TV commercials are convincing: you need a pricey cable or satellite plan (or in the case of Verizon FIOS, fiber optic service) to take advantage of your local HD channels. The truth is, you don’t; all you need is the proper antenna and you’re good to go. You won’t get CNN Headline News or The Weather Channel, but you’ll get all your local channels, real time weather reports, and some surprising additional channels, all free of charge. Here’s how: When to Purchase Your HDTV Digital Antenna. While you are in the store purchasing that amazing new 52-inch plasma HDTV, you’ll also want to pick up a new HDTV digital antenna. Your old analog antenna won’t pick up digital signals. Choose Indoor vs. Outdoor. First, where will you be placing your new digital antenna? Do you want a rabbit ears-type digital antenna sitting next to your HDTV, or would you r