Where A La Carte Means Less Choice

Stump, Matt
May 2006
Multichannel News;5/1/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 18, p24
Comments on the a la carte video offerings of PCCW Ltd. in Hong Kong. Total Internet protocol television subscribers of the company as of May 2006; Revenue being gained by PCCW per month from its a la carte video offerings; Inability of television executives in the U.S. to run a la carte offerings that generate low revenue.


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