Vivendi-EchoStar Deal Boosts ITV, Canal Plus

Brown, Karen
December 2001
Multichannel News;12/24/2001, Vol. 22 Issue 52, p19
Reports the implications of the deal between Vivendi Universal SA and EchoStar Communication Corp. in dominating the direct-broadcast satellite market in the United States. Improvement of the interactive television industry; Development of interactive channels using Canal Plus technology; Application of MediaHighway profiles.


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