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Three new video players, but different results

This week was big for player and platfom launches across sectors in online video. Joost, Brightcove and Microsoft all made significant updates to their offerings if you take the party PR line. What

Microsoft: No Silverlight for iPhone, maybe for G1

Microsoft said it was probably not going to be putting its Flash competitor Silverlight on Apple's iPhone 3G, but said it was keeping a watchful eye on Google's Android platform, and said Silverlight

Microsoft and Brightcove launch updated players

Microsoft and Brightcove both launched new versions of their popular platforms Tuesday, and blogs and news sites are already busy parsing them to see if they'll live up to expectations. Microsoft's

Microsoft rumored to eye RIM takeover bid

With Research In Motion stock in freefall from a high of $148 on the Nasdaq just four months ago to its present sub-$60 valuation, rumors are circulating the handset maker may soon find itself the

Alcatel-Lucent latest to enable targeted advertising

Microsoft and BigBand Networks both recently announced solutions to enable service providers to support targeted advertising for IPTV offerings, and now, Alcatel-Lucent has announced a new system

Will delay close WinMo's window of opportunity?

So far, seven is anything but lucky for Microsoft. The software giant has revealed to partners it will be forced to delay the release of its Windows Mobile 7 OS until at least the second half of

AT&T, Verizon: No web tracking without consent

The nation's two biggest telcos promised a Senate committee yesterday that they would not track the web usage of Internet users without definitive consent. The statements by AT&T and Verizon

Web 2.0, SM West, Fierce 15, oh my!

Here at FierceOnlineVideo, we're getting excited about the next few weeks of coverage. Editor-in-Chief Doug Mohney will be in San Jose at Streaming Media West next week, so be sure to let him know

Microsoft targets targeted advertising

Microsoft announced that it is rolling out an advertising solution as part of the Mediaroom platform at the IBC 2008 event in Amsterdam, just underway today. The new Microsoft Mediaroom Advertising

Ericsson lands Sonaecom, aims for complete IPTV package

Ericsson has landed Portugal's Sonaecom as an IPTV customer for multiple solutions, including middleware. The vendor last year acquired Tandberg Television, a move that brought the network equipment