channel surfer


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channel surfer

n. a person who practices channel hopping. My husband is a confirmed channel surfer. I can’t understand why he does it.
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Channel surfers are learning that bargains can be had at department stores.
The Channel Surfer Pro from ADS is an internal card which changes the computer into a multimedia center.
The Channel Surfer TV + FM brings the latest in TV-data broadcasting to retail, such as the ability to receive high-bandwidth Web sites and enhanced TV programs.
The strength of UGV libraries is derived from a community of editorial contributors creating multi-dimensional programming for a nation of channel surfers.
Then the country's sleepy, laugh-starved monologue watchers and channel surfers could get back to grinning and relaxing instead of grimacing.
It might have more success, on the other hand, with channel surfers caught up by the series' crime-procedural aspect, as each week the jurors attempt to piece together what happened in the case.
AN American man has made a complaint against a TV cable firm for an addiction to the box, his wife's 50-pound weight gain and his children being lazy channel surfers.
However, even more alarming is the fact that we appear to be raising another generation of channel surfers - children who would rather watch cartoons or play the latest video game than kick a ball in the park with their pals.
Reaching such a broad audience would be nearly impossible through a la carte TV as casual observers and channel surfers would be lost.
To make passing channel surfers care just that wee bit more.
Channel surfers may also catch the spot on prime-time ABC during first-run episodes of Desperate Housewives, Lost, Grey's Anatomy, Brothers and Sisters and Boston Legal throughout the first half of 2007.
Channel surfers countywide will soon have access to free advice on a range of legal issues with the click of the remote control.
Brett Moore and John Craig never thought their talents as channel surfers, pizza eaters and football lovers would land them in Miami.
TeleGantic MegaVision is very fast moving, so even the most fickle channel surfers will be hooked.