BATTLE FOR REMOTE CONTROL

AMERICA'S CORPORATE GIANTS ARE WRESTLING FOR DOMINANCE IN AN EMERGING $1 TRILLION MARKET

For more than a decade, Robert Redford's Sundance Film Festival has celebrated the latest trends in American independent filmmaking. It was thus a sign of the times that at this year's screenings, the talk was not only about actors, directors and hip new movies, but also about the information superhighway. Gathered in Park City, Utah, in January, the Beautiful People heard the experts talk about two-way media, explored online services and debated the merits of CD-ROM technology. ``It's going to be like a geologic upheaval,'' Redford said. ``We're going to have to sit and watch as the pirates of the high...

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