TITLE

Failing an online test

AUTHOR(S)
Schley, Stewart
PUB. DATE
September 2006
SOURCE
CED;Sep2006, Vol. 32 Issue 9, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
22335050

 

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