Murdoch brings off TV patent coup

Fox, Barry
January 1996
New Scientist;1/27/96, Vol. 149 Issue 2014, p22
Reports on the increasing clout created by Rupert Murdoch's News International on digital television broadcasting in Europe. Purchase of Great Britain's BSkyB satellite television station; Control gained by the company over digital broadcasting patents; Policy implemented by the British government to limit the company's monopoly of the digital television market.


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