VCinema Eyes Advanced Box

Stump, Matt
December 2004
Multichannel News;12/20/2004, Vol. 25 Issue 51, p48
Reports on the plan of VCinema Inc. to build a multimedia set-top box that will provide video content over broadband. Features of the technology; Price range of the proposed set-top device; Compression technology considered by VCinema.


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