April 2006
Multichannel News;4/10/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 15, p90
Presents quotes from executives in past cable shows on multimedia services in the U.S. Outlook of Richard Parsons, chairman of Time Warner Cable, on broadband; Views of John Hendricks, founder of Discovery Communications, on video-on-demand; Statement from Ted Turner of Cable News Network on News Corp. chairman Rupert Murdoch.


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