TITLE

Coming soon to a TV near you: paging

AUTHOR(S)
Dano, Mike
PUB. DATE
June 2001
SOURCE
RCR Wireless News;6/11/2001, Vol. 20 Issue 24, p21
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the agreement between Arch Wireless Inc. and Gemstar-TV Guide International Inc. in which Arch would provide wireless networks to television viewers using Gemstar's interactive television service. Services to be offered by Arch and Gemstar through interactive television; Construction of the transceiver part of Gemstar's interactive service by Advantra International; Projected revenue the deal would generate.
ACCESSION #
4691757

 

Related Articles

  • Gemstar Teams With Arch On Wireless IPG. Tarr, Greg // TWICE: This Week in Consumer Electronics;6/11/2001, Vol. 16 Issue 14, p35 

    Focuses on wireless messaging and mobile information firm Arch Wireless' signing of a long-term agreement with Gemstar-TV Guide International. Wireless transmission of Gemstar's Guide Plus data, advertising and promotional offers to television sets; Major component in the development path for...

  • The Trouble with TV Guide. Merson, Gary // Sound & Vision;Dec2005, Vol. 70 Issue 10, p20 

    Focuses on the disadvantages of the TV Guide On Screen free interactive television program for high definition television developed by Gemstar TV Guide. Nature of the vertical blanking interval data delivery; Information on the navigation and search functions of the program; Intention of...

  • IPG Effort Takes Shape. Donohue, Steve // Multichannel News;4/5/2004, Vol. 25 Issue 14, p2 

    Reports on the efforts of Gemstar-TV Guide International Inc. and Comcast Corp. to complete the development of their joint venture to create interactive program guides. Decision of Comcast to engage in a long-term patent license and distribution agreement with Gemstar; Management team of the...

  • Gemstar-TV Guide Mends Fences With Time Warner. Higgins, John M. // Broadcasting & Cable;10/13/2003, Vol. 133 Issue 41, p30 

    Reports on the agreement between Gemstar-TV Guide and Time Warner Cable for interactive program guide and underlying technology in 2003. Alternatives of operators from Scientific-Atlanta and Pioneer; Interactive-guide patents of TV Guide; Expectation of Goldman Sachs media analyst Richard...

  • INTERACTIVE GUIDES VIE FOR DOMINANCE. FRIEDMAN, WAYNE // Advertising Age;1/15/2001, Vol. 72 Issue 3, ps14 

    The article reports on the optimism of, and competition among, providers of interactive television (iTV) guides such as Gemstar TV Guide International. Gemstar's "TV Guide" forms the basis for the TV Guide International brand, in which program listings are put into digital set-top boxes, already...

  • Op Needs, Not Foe Microsoft, Top TV Guide Agenda: Aaron. Stump, Matt // Multichannel News;7/21/2003, Vol. 24 Issue 29, p83 

    Reports that Microsoft Corp. executives unveiled the new television Foundation Edition interactive program guide in June 2003. Response of Microsoft's competitor Gemstar-TV Guide International Inc. toward Microsoft's business move; Other companies who are pioneers in television guides.

  • Gemstar's New Template. Donohue, Steve // Multichannel News;10/13/2003, Vol. 24 Issue 41, p2 

    Reports on a license deal signed by Gemstar-TV Guide International Inc. with Time Warner Cable that will allow Time Warner to control some of the interactive program guide of Gemstar. Terms of the agreement; Significance of the deal; Agreement between the companies with regard to selling...

  • Gemstar and Comcast Are Partners on IPG. Moss, Linda // Multichannel News;2/16/2004, Vol. 25 Issue 7, p3 

    Reports on the partnership between Comcast Corp. and Gemstar-TV Guide International Inc. to develop interactive program guides. License agreement signed by Comcast with Gemstar; Terms under the agreement; Benefits of the deal on Comcast.

  • A maker of Interactive Programming Guides makes the case for choice in the cable operations community. Feroglia, Gene // Cable World (10427228);10/21/2002, Vol. 14 Issue 39, p42 

    Addresses the concern of cable network operators over the Interactive Programming Guides (IPG). Significance of the IPG to operators; Details of the monopoly of Gemstar in the IPG market; Features of an IPG solution.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics