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07-31-2008, 06:40 AM
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Originally Posted by Melrose_Jr. View Post
It sounded like he was saying that the XM satellite cannot broadcast to a Sirius receiver and vice versa. You would be cutting off 1/2 the equipment out there if you broadcast only on one stream. The goal seems to be utilizing the full life of the satellites and not have to send subscribers out for new equipment, particularly those whose came factory installed in their vehicles.
Exactly. I believe the plan is to offer the "exclusive" content from each service on both satellites. Lord knows they have enough bandwidth.

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