November 2004
Multichannel News;11/1/2004, Vol. 25 Issue 44, p48
Presents news briefs on the cable industry in the U.S. as of November 1, 2004. Addition of the Arcade and Logic Pak interactive gaming subscription packages from Cablevision Systems Corp.; Completion of an investment by Comcast Interactive Capital in RF Magic Inc., maker of advanced radio-frequency silicon products; Launch of the Passive Architecture product for cable operators looking to deploying commercial services from Narad Networks Inc.


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