TITLE

Who Controls @Home? AT&T, After MSOs Deal

AUTHOR(S)
Farrell, Mike
PUB. DATE
April 2000
SOURCE
Multichannel News;04/03/2000, Vol. 21 Issue 14, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on AT and T Corp.'s expansion of its management control over cable television Internet service provider Excite@Home Corp. as of April 3, 2000. Background on the company's deal with Excite@Home co-owners Comcast Corp. and Cox Communications Inc.
ACCESSION #
2994034

 

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