Emmis Considering Buying USDTV

Emmis has been promoting the launch of a similar pay service that would also use the digital frequencies of broadcasters. “We’d love to bring them U in … if we could buy them,” Mr.Smulyan told reporters.

In a luncheon speech hosted by the Media Institute in Washington, Mr. Smulyan also said 35 broadcast companies with more than 350 TV stations have become partners in the Emmis venture — with atleast that many other broadcasters considering joining the effort.

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