TITLE

Free WorldGate Is a Hit

AUTHOR(S)
Donohue, Steve
PUB. DATE
April 2000
SOURCE
Multichannel News;04/03/2000, Vol. 21 Issue 14, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that the city of LaGrange, Georgia, offers free cable television-based Internet service to its residents as of April 3, 2000. Background on the city government's cable television business; City's partnership with WorldGate Communications Inc. to offer the free Internet service.
ACCESSION #
2994051

 

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