TITLE

TV-to-Go

PUB. DATE
March 2005
SOURCE
CED;Mar2005, Vol. 31 Issue 3, p40
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that satellite competitors are already starting down the development road to portable digital video recording (DVR) services aimed initially at the automobile, but to reach that destination, they will have to navigate the difficult terrain of technology options and consumer demands. The article reveals that probably the first portable DVR device lo hit the market from a U.S. video service provider will come from EchoStar Communications Corp. At the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, the DBS provider demonstrated a prototype portable DVR it is planning to roll out later this year.
ACCESSION #
16308076

 

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