The percentage of U.S. households, as of March 1, who are "completely unready" for the DTV transition had dropped to 3.9 percent, according to numbers released by The Nielson Co.
As the DTV transition inches closer, more Americans than ever are ready- but the rate of adoption has slowed.
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Compiled by Chris Jagger Opening two new stores in Oklahoma City, Ultimate Electronics, Inc. appointed Tim Williams as store manager of the 515 S. West 74th Street location and Rodney Watson as store manager of the 2120 W. Memorial Road location. Both stores opened the weekend of July 27. Williams joined Ultimate Electronics in October 1994 at the Albuquerque, N.M. store and was promoted to assistant manager within two years. Watson has worked for Ultimate Electronics since 1997 and began his career at Ultimate Electronics' Tulsa location. In May of 1998, he became manager of the Audio/Video department and later was promoted to sales