Failing an online test

Schley, Stewart
September 2006
CED;Sep2006, Vol. 32 Issue 9, p16
Trade Publication
The article reflects on the downfall of Prodigy Communications Corp., a pioneering online information service introduced by Sears Roebuck & Co., International Business Machines Corp. and CBS Inc in the U.S. The failure of such information service was due the treatment they offered to their customers during the birth of communication technologies. Prodigy made some attempts to control the uncontrollable, the ideas, opinions and information over its electronic network.


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