ITV Gets Push from Liberate-HITS Deal

Baumgartner, Jeff; Donohue, Steve
August 2001
Multichannel News;8/27/2001, Vol. 22 Issue 35, p1
Focuses on Liberate Technologies Inc.'s signing of a deal with AT&T Broadband's Headend in the Sky (HITS) interactive television (ITV) subsidiary. Terms of the agreement; Companies' plan of offering a suite of ITV applications to HITS affiliates.


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