BBC report: "The UK has the world's highest level of digital TV viewers at nearly 70%, says a report by regulator Ofcom. ¶ The study says 17.5m homes received digital channels by the end of 2005, with Ofcom expecting the 70% mark to be passed early this year. ¶ The US is second with 55% but no other European country has passed 50%. ¶ About 10.5m Freeview boxes have been sold, while the number of homes with Sky has overtaken those with only analogue channels for the first time. ..." Link: BBC News.