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Microsoft Braces For Crucial TV Test

Microsoft and Comcast are expected to announce details about how their joint efforts in IPTV/VOD are proceeding…

“If Microsoft TV becomes successful at Comcast, it will rapidly spread through the rest of the cable industry in the U.S. If it isn’t successful, then they have spent 10 years for nothing,” Forrester Research analyst Josh Bernoff said…Bernoff said Microsoft’s software has moved from “completely inappropriate” to “really intriguing,” in part because of the changes Microsoft has made and in part because the set-top boxes are now more capable.