As direct broadcast satellite giant DirecTV moves to buy rival Primestar, analysts predict there could be more high-flying deals in the works. America Online, aggressively exploring broadband options of late, may be considering an inventive move toward a future among the stars.
DirecTV to buy rival Primestar's assets
update The satellite subsidiary of GM's Hughes Electronics will purchase its archrival's assets for about $1.82 billion.
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