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@Home Network

One of the first cable Internet providers. @Home was founded in 1996 by the TCI, Comcast and Cox cable TV companies and William Randolph Hearst III, who served as its first CEO. At its pinnacle, it offered broadband service to more than four million subscribers in the U.S., Canada, Japan, Australia, Belgium, the Netherlands and Luxembourg. In 1999, @Home acquired the Excite Web portal and changed its name to Excite@Home. After the dot-com bubble burst, the company declared Chapter 11 in 2001 and sold off all of its assets by 2002.
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com (OTC: BB:WINE), a leading Internet commerce site for premium food, wine, and kitchenware products, and @Home Network (NASDAQ:ATHM), the leading provider of high-speed Web services and open access to the Internet via the cable infrastructure, today announced a broadband content development and promotional relationship that will give @Home users access to GourmetMarket.
Because consumers can't actually touch, smell or taste an online product, they want to gather as much information as they can about a product before making a purchase," said Charles Moldow, vice president, @Media sales & marketing of @Home Network.
9 billion media company based in Atlanta, has an equity investment in both AutoConnect and @Home Network.
This relationship with AutoConnect represents a major step toward fundamentally changing how consumers shop for and sell cars," said Charles Moldow, vice president of media development for @Home Network.
NYSE:BAY) and @Home Network (NASDAQ:ATHM) today announced that @Home is testing the Bay Networks Versalar Cable Modem Termination System (CMTS) 1000.
Creating relationships with Internet leaders, such as the Microsoft Plaza, @Home Network and PointCast, is not only helping us reach new customers, but reinforces our position as a leading upscale online retailer.
21, 1997--Intel Corporation and @Home Network (NASDAQ:ATHM) today announced that they have agreed to work together to accelerate the deployment of high-speed cable modems for the home.
Through @Home Network tier one connection to the Internet, Comcast's hybrid, coaxial cable infrastructure and Motorola Cybersurfer modem that customers will enjoy unparalleled connectivity and download speeds.
The new service will be provided in conjunction with @Home Network, a pioneering provider of high-speed interactive services via cable infrastructure.
11, 1996-- Hewlett-Packard Company today announced that it has optimized its HP QuickBurst cable modem with @Home Network in a typical hybrid fiber/coaxial (HFC) plant.
has chosen TME 10 (Tivoli Management Environment) for systems management of the @Home Network, a new cable-based nationwide network that will offer Internet services and interactive multimedia content at unprecedented speeds.