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SPOTLIGHT: Yahoo to launch Flickr Video

Yahoo is expected to launch its Flickr Video site next month according to the chat at the photo sharing site's recent fourth birthday celebrations. Adding video capability to the big picture sharing

Microsoft preps Mediaroom enhancements

Microsoft reportedly is readying the next-generation version of its Mediaroom IPTV system, currently code-named Milwaukee (the city what made famous by that beer), for availability this summer. The

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> After years of working together, Telecom Italia reportedly may not use Microsoft's Mediaroom IPTV software.

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France Telecom unit to buy Orca Interactive

France Telecom content security subsidiary Viaccess is acquiring IPTV middleware vendor Orca Interactive, based in Israel, for $21.4 million in cash. The move comes amid consolidation in the

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QUICKLINKS: Microsoft settles up with Visto; Google again Opera's mobile search du jour;

> Microsoft settles up with Visto. FierceWireless > Google again Opera's mobile search du jour.

More job cuts ahead for France Telecom?

France Telecom may be set to embark on a three-year round of job cuts beginning next year that would eventually see between 12,000 and 15,000 positions eliminated from the telco. The company has made

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