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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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The Company also has content distribution relationships with America Online, Excite @Home, Netscape and Go Network/Infoseek.
Excite@Home, @Home, Excite and the "@" stylized logo are trademarks of At Home Corporation and may be registered in certain jurisdictions.
Excite@Home includes: the Excite portal; the @Home Network of broadband Internet access and interactive services; MatchLogic, a leading digital marketing services company; and Enliven, an interactive, rich media services provider.
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.
com will provide @Home with its wealth of culinary content and will work closely with @Home to provide users with a one-stop shop for the best information on premium food, wine, and kitchenware products online.
This new partnership with @Home effectively secures 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.
Based in Redwood City, California, @Home Network (Nasdaq: ATHM) distributes high-speed Internet and Web services to residences and businesses using its own network architecture and a variety of transport options including the cable industry's hybrid-fiber coaxial infrastructure.
BUSINESS WIRE)--June 23, 1997--To inaugurate the launch of Comcast Online Communications' first installation of its high-speed Comcast @Home Internet access service via cable modem, Buena Park Mayor Art Brown, and Orange County Board of Supervisors Chairman William Steiner, have proclaimed June 24 as "Comcast @Home Internet Education Day" in Orange County.
The debut of Comcast @Home in Buena Park is part of a three city U.
Comcast @Home Internet cable service will provide the speed and quality of Internet content to homes and schools at levels only achieved by the most expensive, high bandwidth technologies, but for one low monthly rate for homes and schools will be free," said Stefany.
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.