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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

Google, Microsoft give the App Store a run for its money

From the minute Apple CEO Steve Jobs announced the computing giant's App Store virtual retail effort sold in excess of 60 million mobile application downloads in just its first month of existence,

Microsoft invests in Move Networks

Move Networks continued to rack up funding Tuesday as Microsoft announced plans to invest in the HD online video service. Microsoft and Move began a strategic partnership in March, with Microsoft

Reliance eyes IPTV launch this year

Reliance Communications reiterated that it is planning to launch IPTV service before the end of 2008, according to a statement by company president Mahesh Prasad in The Economic Times of India. As

Olympics online videos ratings surge

NBC has seen encouraging results for its online video coverage of the 2008 Olympic Games, according to Nielsen Online figures released Monday. On Friday, Aug. 8, 436,000 unique U.S. viewers accessed

The Online Olympics Open

Summer Olympics coverage starts today, and NBC will attempt to present 2,200 hours of "unprecedented" online sports coverage from Beijing over the next couple of weeks. Online viewers will be able to

Nokia, Microsoft at work on Zune integration?

While Microsoft recently refuted speculation it is at work on a converged Zune/Windows Mobile device, a new rumor circulating across the

Microsoft ordered to pay AlcaLu $512 million

Alcatel-Lucent has had a tough week, losing its CEO and chairman, but it may collect close to $512 million after a federal judge last week upheld an earlier jury decision that Microsoft infringed on