TITLE

Microsoft Upgrades WebTV Setup

AUTHOR(S)
Stump, Matt
PUB. DATE
October 2004
SOURCE
Multichannel News;10/4/2004, Vol. 25 Issue 40, p40
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the plan of Microsoft Corp. to announce on October 5, 2004 an updated version of its WebTV set-top box, or MSN TV2, that adds broadband features to what has been a product designed for homes that get narrowband Internet access from the TV set, rather than the PC. Uses and key features of MSN TV2; Distribution of the device; Expectations of the company on the product.
ACCESSION #
14636244

 

Related Articles

  • Duo of electronics giants does interactive TV.  // Telephony;1/30/95, Vol. 228 Issue 5, p16 

    Reports that Microsoft Corp. and Sony Corp. have plans to jointly develop hardware and software for interactive broadband networks. Product plans; Head of the project team; Terms of agreement.

  • Microsoft talks with AXE.  // Adweek Eastern Edition;5/31/1999, Vol. 40 Issue 22, p35 

    Reports on the broadband initiatives of AXE Digital Television and Microsoft Corp.

  • It's Not Your Father's TV. Daily, Geoff // Streaming Media;2007, Vol. 4 Issue 2, p30 

    The article discusses how broadband technology revolutionizes television viewing. One example stated is the Apple TV that was shipped in March 2007. This technology extends the reach of iTunes to the television like an iPod. It mentions that Apple and Microsoft are not the only leading companies...

  • Bandwidth Management Moves to the Forefront. Iler, David // Multichannel News;11/26/2001, Vol. 22 Issue 48, p101 

    Reports the development of bandwidth-management tools for cable network services in the United States. Approaches implemented by cable-technology vendors to bandwidth management; Introduction of high-speed data service provisioning software; Development of network-management boxes for regional...

  • Hurry Up and Wait: MSOs Encourage Subs to DIY. Crupi, Anthony // Cable World (10427228);8/19/2002, Vol. 14 Issue 31, p46 

    Introduces the ControlWorks, a broadband connectivity software for cable television from BroadJump. Key component of the software; Features of the software; Benefits of the software to operators and subscribers. INSET: MOTOROLA SAYS RECALL WAS OVERBLOWN.

  • Top 25 software errors cause most security woes.  // Network World;1/12/2009, Vol. 26 Issue 2, p8 

    The article offers news briefs related to information technology (IT) in the U.S. A broad consensus of government and security firms reveal that most IT security woes can be traced to the effects of 25 software programming errors. Microsoft Corp. has planned to release just one security update...

  • CES: Gates Credits Wireless for Consumer Product Advances. Deffree, Suzanne // Electronic News;1/12/2004, Vol. 50 Issue 2, pN.PAG 

    Deals with a credit given by Microsoft Chief Software Architect and Chairman Bill Gates to broadband and wireless networks for consumer product advances in an address at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, Nevada in January 11, 2004. Contribution of computer software in the consumer...

  • Industry on the move brings in Bill Gates.  // Hudson Valley Business Journal;12/13/2004, Vol. 15 Issue 25, p23 

    The article reports that SBC Communications Inc., has paid pay $400 million to Bill Gates' Microsoft Corp., for software used to deliver television programming over high-speed data lines. Microsoft has spent about $20 billion in the past ten years in an attempt to strengthen the company's...

  • Microsoft to release six patches.  // Network World;7/2/2007, Vol. 24 Issue 26, p6 

    The article offers news briefs related to information technology in the U.S. Microsoft Corp. will release six groups of security patches to fix bug in many versions of the company's products such as Windows XP. SAP AG admits that its TomorrowNow division has made inappropriate downloads from the...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics