Sarnoff, DirecTV team on DTV

September 1999
Broadcasting & Cable;09/20/99, Vol. 129 Issue 39, p63
Trade Publication
Reports on the agreement reached by Sarnoff Corp. with DBS operator DirecTV to help create affordable digital set-top boxes that will receive over-the-air digital television (DTV) signals from local stations and DirecTV programming via satellite across the United States. Terms of the deal; Sarnoff's plans for creating a high-definition version of the chipset.


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