Gemstar-TV Guide International Inc. and RCN Corp. signed a three-year
agreement to exclusively deploy TV Guide Interactive, Gemstar-TV Guide's
interactive program guide, in RCN cable systems.
They also extended existing long-term distribution commitments from RCN to
continue to carry the analog TV Guide Channel and to launch TVG, the interactive
TV Guide Interactive is available in nearly 11 million homes and is the most
widely distributed IPG for digital cable.