Cuban, Mark
July 2007
Multichannel News;7/30/2007, Vol. 28 Issue 30, p45
The article presents an interview with Mark Cuban, pioneer of Internet-broadcasting and high-definition television and owner of Dallas Mavericks, HDNet and HDNet Movies. He says that switched digital video is similar to streaming over the Internet. He also shares that HDNet is getting sampled early and often and viewers are sticking with the company's programming.


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