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Cable Boxes Are Going Digital

On the Consumer Watch:

Many cable companies may soon go up on the price of their cable boxes.

They say a more expensive version of the box is being mandated by the Federal Communications Commission which is required to receive digital programming.

TheFCC wants consumers to buy the cable boxes and then get a card from their cable company to activate their services.

Cable companies were required to start shipping the new digital boxes on July 1st. 

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