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What is the "dog"?



 
 
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Old February 1st 07, 04:11 PM posted to uk.tech.digital-tv
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Default What is the "dog"?

On Jan 23, 11:03 am, "T. Fink" wrote:
It's maybe a stupid question, but what exactly is the "dog" people write
so often about here in this group?

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see here.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Digital_on-screen_graphic


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Old February 3rd 07, 05:51 PM posted to uk.tech.digital-tv
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No-one has said yet that it stands for Digital On-screen Graphics.

Thack


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Old February 3rd 07, 06:21 PM posted to uk.tech.digital-tv
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"Steve Thackery" wrote in message

No-one has said yet that it stands for Digital On-screen Graphics.


That's because it might stand for Digitally Originated Graphic.

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Old February 3rd 07, 06:40 PM posted to uk.tech.digital-tv
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Max Demian wrote:

"Steve Thackery" wrote in message

No-one has said yet that it stands for Digital On-screen Graphics.


That's because it might stand for Digitally Originated Graphic.

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or Dastardly Onscreen Garbage


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Old February 3rd 07, 10:10 PM posted to uk.tech.digital-tv
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Edster wrote:

Paul Heslop wrote in message

Max Demian wrote:

"Steve Thackery" wrote in message

No-one has said yet that it stands for Digital On-screen Graphics.

That's because it might stand for Digitally Originated Graphic.

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or Dastardly Onscreen Garbage


Distracting on-screen graffiti.


Digitally Obscuring Gandalf (This is a very precise one aimed at
those times he appears in top left or right corner while film is being
shown on said channel) :O)

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Old February 4th 07, 07:00 AM posted to uk.tech.digital-tv
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Max Demian wrote:
"Steve Thackery" wrote in message

No-one has said yet that it stands for Digital On-screen Graphics.


That's because it might stand for Digitally Originated Graphic.

Why "Digital"? In continental European countries many of the
analogue channels have had them for years.
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Old February 4th 07, 09:31 AM posted to uk.tech.digital-tv
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"Barnacle" wrote in message

Max Demian wrote:
"Steve Thackery" wrote in message

No-one has said yet that it stands for Digital On-screen Graphics.


That's because it might stand for Digitally Originated Graphic.

Why "Digital"? In continental European countries many of the
analogue channels have had them for years.


I assume they are inserted into the signal digitally, whether the channel is
broadcast in analogue or digital. Obviously they could be (and no doubt have
been) inserted using analogue video mixing.

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Old February 4th 07, 03:04 PM posted to uk.tech.digital-tv
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That's because it might stand for Digitally Originated Graphic.

OK, I stand corrected! :-)

At least the guy knows what it stands for now.

Thack


 




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