@HOME SHOPPING NETWORK

“There was a notion that a company could be built that would serve the complex technology and backbone systems to a group of cable operators and participate in the economics…. But there’s no real reward.”

Will Hearst, venture capitalist and @Home’s founding CEO, on the company’s penniless demise after selling its network to AT&T, News.com, 28 September 2001

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