Coaxial Cuts Gemstar Deal

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Coaxial Cable cut a deal with Gemstar-TV Guide International Inc. to replace an interactive programming guide from TVGateway with Gemstar’s TV Guide Interactive.

The switch will occur Jan. 2, Coaxial general manager Chris Lovell told Multichannel News Day.

Coaxial -- which counts 4,000 subscribers in Edinboro, Pa. -- also agreed to carry Gemstar’s TVG Network horse-racing channel.