February 2001
Multichannel News;02/12/2001, Vol. 22 Issue 7, p44
Reports developments in the telecommunication industry in the United States. Roll out of Everest Connections of the interactive television software of Liberate Technologies; Development of a customer care center by the Society of Cable Telecommunications Engineers; Aim of Microsoft Corp. of integrating SurfControl with Microsoft TV.


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