SubscriptionsGo to the Subscriptions Centre to manage your:My Profile”Loud ads on television can disrupt an otherwise enjoyable program and are a source of significant annoyance for Canadians,” CRTC chairman Konrad von Finckenstein said in a news release.Finckenstein said the CRTC will work with the broadcasting industry to find an acceptable solution.With a full switch to digital television on the horizon, the regulator is looking for ways to force broadcasters to adhere to a standard of loudness for their signals.The Advanced Television Systems Committee, an international non profit group trying to set standards for digital broadcasting, has made recommendations on loudness levels for digital TV.The CRTC is seeking the public’s input on the issue, saying it is looking for a way to effectively control the volume of commercials by cable and satellite providers and broadcasters. Has already taken a position on this. Last December, Congress passed the Commercial Advertisement Loudness Mitigation Act, which will require lower volumes for commercials that are usually louder, the New York Times reported.Read more.Will you participate in the CRTC’s public consultation? Do you find commercials too loud? Let us know in the comments below.Will you participate in the CRTC’s public consultation on the loudness of TV commercials?survey software(This survey is not scientific.
If only Cathy, and Huckabee, had shown such restraint. They didn’t, and now Chick fil A seems destined to climb to the top of the left’s boycott list, already crowded by, among others, Wal Mart, Target, Bayer, Exxon Mobil, Koch Industries, Peabody Energy and United Parcel Service. Conservatives “buy cott” such enterprises to counteract the boycotts, while observing their own long boycott list, including: AOL, Planet Hollywood, Nike, Southwest Airlines, General Mills, JCPenney, Starwood and Whole Foods..
I agree. All of these songs are heavy hitters, whereas the remaining four with the exception of Grandma just don have any of the impact that the rest do. I never cared for Business Casual, especially after the quote of Back Pocket harmony yet again.
Low Carb McDonaldsLow carb diets still seem to be very popular these days and McDonalds do provide nutritional information on carbohydrates. If you can eat anything on the menu that does not have a bun then you are off to a good start. For example take Chicken McNuggets.
Internet and cellphone data service was unavailable throughout the country, making it impossible for news of the protests. Continue reading this postAccess to information: Does Canada need to be more open with data?TTC bus driver: Do you often see your local drivers texting?The Toronto Sun on Thursday published a picture sent by a reader of a TTC bus driver driving while texting on a mobile device. (Toronto Sun)The Toronto Transit Commission is coming under fire after the emergence of a picture.