Breaking away

Baumgartner, Jeff
October 2005
CED;Oct2005, Vol. 31 Issue 10, p36
Trade Publication
Reports that Gemstar-TV Guide International Inc. has issued a news release, announcing it had granted Pioneer Corp. an interactive program guide (IPG) patent license for the European market. Basis of Pioneer for licensing IPG technology when it already has an entire division that creates such products; Changes on the people and the mission of the IPG and interactive television; Launching of initial passport platform for Scientific-Atlanta-based cable systems in 1999 by Pioneer.


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