TITLE

A Big Ten Conspiracy?

PUB. DATE
December 2007
SOURCE
Indiana Business Magazine;Dec2007, Vol. 51 Issue 12, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the controversy involving Big Ten Network and the alleged involvement of media tycoon Rupert Murdoch in the U.S. The author opines that industry observers believe that the launch of the Big Ten Network is designed to deny sports fans access to certain sports channels to force them to subscribe to big satellite subscribers. Moreover, it adds that Murdoch is dragged into the issue because his Fox Television Stations Inc. owns a 49% stake in the Big Ten Network.
ACCESSION #
28039346

 

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