S-A Completes PVR Integration

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Scientific-Atlanta Inc. completed the integration of Keen Personal Media Inc.
and Metabyte Networks Inc. into its 'Explorer 8000' interactive digital

Time Warner Cable is now testing the 8000 in the field in preparation for a
launch later this year.

Keen is providing its 'TV4me' digital-video recorder, as well as its advanced
program-search and personalization applications.

The personal-video-recording application runs on Metabyte's 'MbTV 2.1' PVR
software, which includes program scheduling and recording, hard-disk storage
management, time- and space-conflict resolutions and user-request