Assembling some more pieces of the struggling interactive-TV sector, Liberty Media Corp.'s Liberty Broadband Interactive Television Inc. unit cut a deal Monday to buy Wink Communications Inc. for $99.9 million.
Wink shareholders will get $3 per share in cash.
Wink offers software that allows networks to design interactive elements in
Viewers click on on-screen icons to get more program information, sports
scores, or respond to advertising.
Liberty Broadband is assembling an interactive-TV portfolio including OpenTV Corp.
and ACTV Inc.
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