Liberate, ESPN Team on Interactivity

Brown, Karen
June 2002
Multichannel News;6/24/2002, Vol. 23 Issue 25, p8
Trade Publication
Reports the interactivity of Liberate Technologies Inc. and ESPN in a cable sport game plan in the U.S. Enhancement of ESPN programming; Addition of a software allowing viewers to obtain on-screen statistics during games.


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