TITLE

Bell Atlantic pitches caller ID on TV

AUTHOR(S)
Hogan
PUB. DATE
November 1999
SOURCE
Multichannel News;11/15/99, Vol. 20 Issue 47, p40
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on Bell Atlantic Video's caller ID-over-television service to certain Boston, Massachusetts residents for their own version of DirecTV Inc.'s direct-broadcast satellite service. Product called `TVMessengerPlus' which displays names and phone numbers of incoming callers over television (TV) sets; Convenience feature for TV viewers; Direct mail testing in New Jersey.
ACCESSION #
2511399

 

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