TITLE

DirecTV Is Now Malone's TV

AUTHOR(S)
Moss, Linda; Steinert-Threlkeld, Tom; Farrell, Mike
PUB. DATE
March 2008
SOURCE
Multichannel News;3/3/2008, Vol. 29 Issue 9, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports developments regarding the involvement of John Malone, Liberty Media's chairman, in DirecTV Inc., the largest satellite operator in the U.S. Upon Malone's participation, DirecTV will focus on video enhancement, particularly on high definition TV (HDTV), in order to compete against cable's bundle of TV, phone and Internet services. Meanwhile, DirecTV is launching a video-on-demand service with 3,000 titles and on-demand movies.
ACCESSION #
31207399

 

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