March 2007
Multichannel News;3/26/2007, Vol. 28 Issue 13, p50
The article offers various updates related to the communication industry in the U.S. MTV Networks recently created three television series it will premiere on wireless video services exclusively. Meanwhile, a permanent injunction has been issued by a federal judge in New York, which will bar Vonage Holdings Corp. from using certain Internet telephony patents held by Verizon Communications. Moreover, Verizon Communications Inc. began offering FiOS TV to 129,000 households in Southern California.


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