Playing the Field, AT&T Tests Liberate

Donohue, Steve
September 2000
Multichannel News;09/25/2000, Vol. 21 Issue 39, p6
Reports the testing of the interactive-television middleware of Liberate Technologies Inc. by AT&T Broadband in the United States. Delay on the software integration with Microsoft Corp.; Exclusion of launch commitments from the deal; Plan to announce deals with multiple video dial tone vendors.


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