ReplayTV Downsizing Signals a PVR Shift

Hogan, Monica
December 2000
Multichannel News;12/04/2000, Vol. 21 Issue 49, p10
Reports the organizational downsizing of ReplayTV Inc. in Los Angeles, California. Implication for shift in strategic marketing and operation; Resignation of chief executive officer Kim LeMasters; Plan to include ReplayTV technology in Motorola digital set-top boxes.


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