February 2006
Multichannel News;2/6/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 6, p3
Reveals that DirecTV is developing technology that would permit it to combine a wireless communication network on Earth with communications through artificial satellite in order to offer customers high-speed Internet and telephone services. Information on the owner of DirecTV; Possibility that DirecTV will forge a joint venture with competitor EchoStar Communications Corp. to bring about the plan; Illustration on how the technology will work; Details on the patent applications for the technology by DirecTV.


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