TITLE

Here's what to consider when choosing to hook up to cable or satellite

AUTHOR(S)
Hatfield, David
PUB. DATE
December 2007
SOURCE
Inside Tucson Business;12/31/2007, Vol. 17 Issue 29, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The article presents views and insights of the author concerning high definition (HD) television (TV) services in Tucson, Arizona. The services include Comcast Corp., DirecTV Inc., Dish Network, and Cox. When it comes to HD TV, Cox has been the laggard but it is in the midst of a massive system upgrade. Dish Network
ACCESSION #
28140081

 

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