TITLE

GUIDING ASSET SALES

AUTHOR(S)
Farrell, Mike
PUB. DATE
April 2008
SOURCE
Multichannel News;4/14/2008, Vol. 29 Issue 15, p23
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the move by Macrovision Corp. to sell Gemstar-TV Guide International Inc., TV Guide Network and TVG Inc., a horse-racing channel. Macrovision plans to integrate the Gemstar interactive program guide (IPG) with its own software to allow the creation of a hub for Internet and cable as well as cable and broadcast television on the TV screen. In addition, stakeholders from Gemstar and Macrovision are expected to vote on the deal which is expected to close on May.
ACCESSION #
31741936

 

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