TITLE

BRIEFS

PUB. DATE
July 2005
SOURCE
Multichannel News;7/11/2005, Vol. 26 Issue 28, p52
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents news briefs concerning television networks in the U.S. as of July 11, 2005. Decision of EchoStar Communications Corp. to add the interactive-television channel of Sporting News to its Dish Network direct-broadcast satellite lineup; Addition of ESPN content to the mobile video service for cellphone users by MobiTV.
ACCESSION #
17584130

 

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