TITLE

Study Finds Digital Potential on Upswing

AUTHOR(S)
Hogan, Monica
PUB. DATE
March 2000
SOURCE
Multichannel News;03/27/2000, Vol. 21 Issue 13, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Highlights the `Digital TV VI' survey of consumers in digital-cable markets from Horowitz Associates Inc. and S. Liebmann & Associates showing that cable customers interested in digital cable or direct-broadcast satellite in the United States continues to rise. Digital-cable penetration in systems that offer the digital service; Market potential for digital-cable service.
ACCESSION #
2948111

 

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