TITLE

Sign of the Times: Rural Telcos Take on TV

AUTHOR(S)
Haugsted, Linda
PUB. DATE
November 2005
SOURCE
Multichannel News;11/28/2005, Vol. 26 Issue 49, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the plan of small telephone companies to provide video services in the United States. Small telephone providers are facing challenges in delivering more improved services. Grants and low-interest loans have been launched to help local-exchange carriers expand into television by the Rural Broadband Access Loan and Loan Guarantee Program of the Rural Development Division of the Department of Agriculture. Gaming and video on demand are some of the services being considered by telephone companies.
ACCESSION #
19043238

 

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