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Old December 23rd 16, 01:34 AM posted to uk.tech.digital-tv
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Default Timeline for BBC local news in HD?

On Thu, 22 Dec 2016 20:17:27 +0000, Scott
wrote:

On Thu, 22 Dec 2016 19:22:27 +0000 (GMT), charles
wrote:

In article ,
Scott wrote:
On Thu, 22 Dec 2016 08:34:59 -0800 (PST), larkim
wrote:


When is this coming? Seems excessively long in the development?


I'm told BBC Two Scotland cannot be broadcast on HD for entirely
financial - not technical - reasons.


It's both. Financial means the technology cannot be purchased.


Que? If the techology exists it cannot be for technical reasons. If
the technology is too expensive that is a financial reason. We know
the technology exists ergo the barrier is financial.


In many industries the expression "for technical reasons" is a
euphamism for "We don't wish to elucidate further".


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