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Germany’s WDR looking to revive public service VoD plans (Digital TV Europe)

Germany’s WDR Media Group, an affiliate of public broadcaster ARD, is looking to revive plans to launch a VoD platform, after regulators blocked…

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Connected TV: The Death of Online Video or the Future of TV? (ClicZ)

Connected TV has an exciting future as an extension of linear TV and online video. Although there are hurdles, marketers must find ways around them in order to drive more client success. 8 more words

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Sarah Palin Has Launched Her Own Internet Television Network

Sarah Palin has never been uncomfortable with her status as one of America’s most watchable celebrities, which she’s enjoyed since first joining John McCain’s presidential campaign as a virtually unknown former governor of Alaska six years ago next month. 236 more words

Why Apple may spend $30M to buy "Pandora of talk radio" app Swell

Sources tell Re/Code that Apple is close to finalizing deal to buy Swell, a news and podcast curation app for $30 million. Billed by some as the “Pandora of talk radio,” Swell creates playlists drawing in content from iTunes, NPR, ESPN, and others that are personally tailored to users’ tastes. 383 more words

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eCLP for Laughs

Hoopla has nothing to do with the album Knee Deep in the Hoopla by Starship (a.k.a., Jefferson Starship) which contains the song “We Built This City” which I think might be the worst song to emerge out of the 1980s.  386 more words

Adaptive Streaming Support

To support Adaptive Streaming we updated the Matterhorn Search Service slightly. The approach is hopefully completly backwards compatible, so that the current engage player and other third party players should still be able to work with the results from the search service. 349 more words

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