TITLE

Wink taps Oxygen's tank

PUB. DATE
September 1999
SOURCE
Multichannel News;09/13/99, Vol. 20 Issue 38, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on Oxygen Media's agreement with Wink Communications to deliver enhanced cable programming and electronic-commerce advertisements for viewers with Wink-equipped televisions and set-top boxes.
ACCESSION #
2364143

 

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