video dial-tone

video dial-tone

[‚vid·ē·ō ′dīl‚tōn]
(communications)
A service that enables a subscriber to select a video information provider from among many such providers offering service in a neighborhood, and to access on demand, from this provider, a movie or multimedia content, or similar services such as games and home shopping.
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This software is initially being sold to the cable television and video dial-tone industries for use in the insertion of advertisements onto channels delivered by satellite.
The Company's digital strategy focuses on interactive television, digital video disc (DVD) players, digital and wireless cable, video dial-tone, data communication and HDTV systems.
Zenith's core business -- Consumer Electronics and Network Systems -- is at the center of the company's digital strategy, which includes interactive television, digital video disc (DVD) players, digital and wireless cable, video dial-tone, data communication and HDTV systems.
Zenith's core business - consumer electronics and network systems - is at the center of the company's digital strategy, which includes interactive television, digital video disc (DVD) players, digital and wireless cable, video dial-tone, data communication and HDTV systems.
Under a joint research collaboration with Telia, the Swedish telephone service provider, Bellcore's patented "Store and Forward" technology platform is the foundation for a new applications programming interface (API) which will enable Telia to try out video dial-tone services in subscribers' homes.
The PowerTV OS is being designed specifically to be implemented in digital settop terminals used for cable and video dial-tone applications.
Zenith's core business -- Consumer Electronics and Network Systems -- is at the center of the company's digital strategy, which included interactive television, digital video disc (DVD) players, digital and wireless cable, video dial-tone, data communication and HDTV systems.
The PowerTV OS is being designed specifically for use in digital home communications terminals for cable and video dial-tone applications.
The PowerTV OS is being designed specifically for use in DHCTs for cable and video dial-tone applications.
In July 1994 the company gained approval to begin the country's first commercial video dial-tone service in Dover Township, N.
Zenith's core business -- Consumer Electronics and Network Systems -- is at the center of the company's digital strategy, which includes interactive television, digital cable, set-top devices, video dial-tone, data communications and HDTV systems.
CAA chairman Michael Ovitz is leading the search for executives to head The Media Company, the tentative name for the programming side of the video dial-tone network.