Cable feast

Cook, William J.
December 1992
U.S. News & World Report;12/14/92, Vol. 113 Issue 23, p15
Reports that Tele-Communications Inc., America's biggest cable television operator, announced last week that starting in 1994, about 1 million of its 9.2 million customers will get new digital compression technology that will split a cable channel into 10 or more. The compression scheme; What manipulation of TV signals allows; The new channels may make TV fare as diverse as what's found at a giant newsstand.


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