The project proposal’s main goal was to understand what are the most relevant barriers to digital TV adoption by Portuguese citizens in the switchover context.

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The project “ADOPT_DTV: Barriers to digital television adoption in the context of the digital switchover” (PTDC/CCI-COM/102576/2008), had as main objective to understand which are the most significant factors to the adoption of digital TV by the Portuguese population, as well as to propose to the main stakeholders in this process in Portugal, a series of practical recommendations, in order to effectively contribute to a more inclusive digital television, to the promotion of a more efficient communication, to the qualitative improvement of digital TV content and user friendliness.

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Universidade Lusófona
Universidade Lusófona do Porto

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