Up to 150,000 new citizens in Denmark, the risk of approximately two weeks to meet a black screen when they turn on the television.
It can happen in the middle of the country remains affected by the crippling coronaepidemi, where daily press briefings keep citizens up to date on the situation, writes the Berlingske tidende, Thursday.
That there just might be talking about 150.000 danes, stated in a press release issued by the ministry of Culture at the end of February.
the Risk of black screen with some due to the the tv signal changes, which were decided in 2015.
It can be particular hit some older tv from before 2012, which will not be able to receive antennesignaler. The amendments shall enter into force on 31. march.
Television is an important and crucial source of information in these times, so we have approached the ministry of Culture and expressed our concern. Older Case suggests that the transformation of the television signal be delayed indefinitely, says vice president of Older the Case of Maria Luisa Wigan in a written response to Berlingske.
the ministry of Culture has, after Berlingskes contact announced that it would try to postpone the changes.
the newspaper says the minister of culture, Joy Mogensen (S), that the ministry 'has done everything we could to make the population aware that it will happen now'.
But the Joy Mogensen is also conscious that it is a very special situation and, therefore, will the ministry 'to do everything possible to continue the previous signal in a period of time', she says to Berlingske.
Coronavirusset has been shown to have the highest mortality rates for the older part of the population.
The modified signals due to, among other things, that the highest frequencies in the antennesignalet instead should be used to give the danes a better mobile broadband.
Among other things, the Danish Ministry of culture's page www.sortsignal.dk you can see more about the conversion and find out if you are affected.