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International Journal of Digital Multimedia Broadcasting
Volume 2009 (2009), Article ID 643680, 19 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2009/643680
Review Article

Converged Digital TV Services: The Role of Middleware and Future Directions of Interactive Television

School of Engineering and Design, Brunel University, Uxbridge, Middlesex UB8 3PH, UK

Received 30 January 2009; Accepted 25 June 2009

Academic Editor: Maurizio Murroni

Copyright © 2009 Emmanuel Tsekleves et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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