Access door is ajar

Hearn; Estrella, Ted
December 1999
Multichannel News;12/13/99, Vol. 20 Issue 51, p1
Reports on AT&T Corp.'s unveiling of an Internet-access deal with MindSpring Enterprises Inc. in December 1999. Statement of open-access principles signed by AT&T; AT&T-led campaign to get Comcast Corp. and Cox Communications Inc. to jettison their exclusivity deals before the mid-2002 expiration.


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