IBC spurs drive for digital TV

Edmunds, Marlene
September 1996
Variety;9/16/96, Vol. 364 Issue 7, p48
Trade Publication
Reports on the 1996 International Broadcast Convention held in Amsterdam, Netherlands. Announcement of DigiTAG action group by a consortium of European telecommunications companies, signal transmission companies and broadcasters.


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