Insight Set to Get Thin, Using Liberate Software

Iler, David
November 2000
Multichannel News;11/13/2000, Vol. 21 Issue 46, p47
Reports on Insight Communications Co. Inc.'s use of Liberate Technologies' version of its 'TV Platform Compact' software on Motorola Broadband Communications Sector 'DCT-2000' set-tops already in interactive TV subscriber homes. Liberate Technologies' quest to bring interactive-TV services to 'thin client' set-top boxes; Deployment in the United States.


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