Sony to use Spyglass software in set-tops

Spyglass Inc. said Tuesday it has inked a deal with Sony Corp.

Spyglass Inc. said Tuesday it has inked a deal with Sony Corp. that calls for Sony to include Spyglass' Internet software in its information appliances. The products, which are likely to include advanced digital set-top boxes, will come bundled with Spyglass' Device Mosaic Web browser and ThinGUI Library graphics library, Spyglass officials said. Financial terms of the deal were withheld.