Digital, broadband all the rage in Britain

October 1999
Multichannel News;10/25/99, Vol. 20 Issue 44, p42
Highlights the 1999 European Cable Communications Association trade show in London, England. Show's focus on digital television and broadband industry; NTL Inc.'s efforts to develop a digital-cable service; Telewest Communications PLC's promise of a 150-channel digital debut on November 1, 1999; Growth in the subscriber base of British Sky Broadcasting Group PLC's digital-direct-to-home television service.


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