Liberty wants OpenTV to spark interactive TV

November 1999
Multichannel News;11/01/99, Vol. 20 Issue 45, p1
Reports on Liberty Digital's investment in interactive television firm OpenTV Inc. Liberty Digital's leadership in a group of companies supporting OpenTV's interactive television software platform; Background on OpenTV's business operations.


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