On-Demand Storefronts - (1) (May be known as Electronic Storefront, Virtual Store, Web Storefronts, Electronic Store.) Electronic stores set up to do e-commerce over the Internet. (2) Electronic stores set up to do e-commerce over whatever network your network operator offers. Via TV systems these are often accessible through , Interactive TV Advertising and Walled Gardens, at least as of this writing. Viewers visit these via their TV systems and buy from the merchants, like they do over the Internet using a PC.
Video on Demand subscribers that have this service enabled, can shop 24/7 via VOD from merchandisers touting their wares. Microsoft® TV Foundation Edition is a software platform that offers this. (Others offer this too.)
See Walled Gardens.
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