TITLE

Despite Questions, ONdigital Paints a Rosy Picture

AUTHOR(S)
Flynn, Barry
PUB. DATE
July 2000
SOURCE
Multichannel News;07/17/2000, Vol. 21 Issue 29, p96
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports growth in the total number of subscribers of ONdigital, a digital-terrestrial-television operation in Great Britain. Importance of the deal with French technology supplier Netbox; Breakthroughs in X-Links technology; Impact of the acquired soccer rights and electronic-commerce on the company.
ACCESSION #
3362358

 

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