DBS Ups the Ante With New Tech

Donohue, Steve
January 2005
Multichannel News;1/10/2005, Vol. 26 Issue 2, p1
Reports on the unveiling of new arsenals of technology by DirecTV Inc. and EchoStar Communications Corp in the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, Nevada in January 2005. Plan of EchoStar to roll out a video-on-demand service; Reactions and remarks of cable companies to the plan of EchoStar; Details of the Digital Video Recording service of DirecTV; Vague responses of DirecTV CEO Mitchell Stern on questions about the company's distribution agreement with TiVo Inc.


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